The Presbyterian Archives Research Centre is dedicated to making our archives and records available and accessible for your research, locally, nationally and internationally. We undertake to support all researchers in their aim to gather as much information as is possible, from those undertaking academic theses to those researching their family. Our experienced Research Staff are available to discuss your research with you and guide you to the resources.
We invite researchers unable to visit to send their inquiries by email, regular mail or telephone and the Research Staff will undertake your research on your behalf see our schedule of fees.
Location: Entry Ground Floor, Hewitson Wing, Knox College, Arden Street
Postal Address: Archives Research Centre, Knox College, Arden Street, Dunedin.
Car Parking : Knox College provides a visitors’ Car Park at the bottom of Arden Street. There is a disability car park by the Archives Research Centre entrance.
Opening Hours: 9.30am to 4.30pm weekdays. (kindly ring before visiting)
Telephone: (03) 4730777
Facsimile: (03) 4738466
Web site: www.presbyterian.org.nz/archives/
- Readers’/Research Room
- Photocopying services but this service is not offered for fragile documents
- Photographic reproduction
- A prompt response to requests for information
- Facilities to use lap top computers
Research & Photocopying & Reproduction Fees apply (see our web site)
We welcome enquiries from:
High School Students
Authors & Journalists
Museums & Historical Societies
Discover resources for the Church’s involvement in
Family, Youth & Children
Refugees & Immigration
Church & State
Labour & Economics
Tracing your family— search our
Membership & Baptism Registers
Property leases (Otago)
Church newsletters & magazines