New Zealand architecture and architects have a long history dating from Polynesian times to the 21st century. The story of architectural design and building in New Zealand shows a mix of both well known and lesser known buildings of note. Discovering more about the the story of architectural design and the men, women and companies that have shaped this promises to be a fascinating journey.

These are useful subject headings:


Architecture -- New Zealand.
Architect-designed houses -- New Zealand.
Architecture, Domestic -- New Zealand.
Architecture, New Zealand -- History.
Architects -- New Zealand.

When searching the Library Catalogue, the formal subject heading is Architecture -- New Zealand. Simply typing Architecture New Zealand into an All Fields search will also bring up a list of books about the subject.

From this Result list also check the 'Click for - Newspaper Index' tab for references to locally-published newspaper articles which can be found on microfilm in Research Collections/Nga Wahi Rangahau, Level 1, Tauranga City Library.

The Click for - Tauranga - Online Research Resources tab will list a selection of mostly full-text articles from many other published, citable sources.

Books: New Zealand Reference Collection (non-lending)
720.993 EXQ Exquisite apart : 100 years of architecture in New Zealand Walker, Charles
720.993 HER Herriot + Melhuish archticture... Stratford, Stephen (ed)
720.993 MAR Built for us : the work of government and colonial architects 1860s-1960s Martin, Lewis
720.993 NEW New territory : Warren & Mahoney : 50 years of NZ architecture
720.993 SHA New Zealand architecture from Polynesian beginnings to 1990 Shaw, Peter
720.9931 MEL Joyful architecture Melling, Gerald
720.9931 MEL Positively architecture Melling, Gerald
720.9931 MIT The elegant shed : New Zealand architecture since 1945 Mitchell, David
728.092 REW Architects at home: thirty NZ architects & their houses Rewi, Adrienne
728.37 LLO At home - a century of New Zealand design Lloyd-Jenkins, Douglas
728.37 REY New New Zealand houses Reynolds, Patrick

Magazines:
Architecture New Zealand
HOME New Zealand

Websites:
Architecture New Zealand
NZ Institute of Architects
New Zealand History - This website showcases themes in New Zealand history in detail. Co-ordinated by the History Group of the Ministry for Culture and Heritage
Te Ara : the Encyclopaedia of New Zealand - Virtual guide to New Zealand's peoples, environment, history and culture

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