te Pua Wānanga o Taranaki / Taranaki research centre Te Pua Wānanga o Taranaki (Taranaki Research Centre)
is the place where the rich history of our beautiful region can be discovered by the world. It houses an extensive non-lending book collection encompassing the Taranaki Collection, the Māori Collection, history, arts and science journals, government publications, all publications from the New Department of Statistic and the Glass Case - a series of rare books with Taranaki connections. Puke Ariki's Information Officers not only maintain these collections and resources, but also mentor and train researchers and students and provide research services.
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also acts as a gateway to Puke Ariki's four curated collections by providing advice on what the collections contain and arranging access to specific items. Access to Archives is during the hours 9.00am - 5.00pm, 7 days a week (excluding public holidays) or by prior arrangement outside these hours.