Last updated: 17 June 2016

Archive of Maori and Pacific Music, University of Auckland Library

About Archive of Maori and Pacific Music, University of Auckland Library

The Archive of Māori and Pacific Music comprises an ethnographic sound collection relating to the Pacific which is of national and international significance.

Established in 1970 to promote research into the music of the indigenous people of New Zealand, the Māori, and those of the people of the Pacific Islands, its holdings today include material from most tribal groups of New Zealand and most Pacific Islands areas, commercial and field recordings of vocal and instrumental music, oral histories, stories and language resources.

The Archive is open to the general public as well as researchers, scholars and students; 8.30 am - 4.30 pm, Monday - Friday.

Maori Music / Pacific Music / History / Culture / Ethnomusicology / Anthropology / Linguistics / Dialects

Facilities and services

Contributor type:

  • Educational institution

Archive types:

  • Art or literature
  • Ethnic records/archives
  • Audio-visual recordings

Charges:

None

Visitor information

Opening hours:

8.30 am - 4.30 pm, Monday - Friday.

Contact details

Contact person:

Address:

Human Sciences Building, Room 820
10 Symonds Street
Auckland 1010

Phone number:

  • +64 9 9235008

Website address: