Haere mai, tauti mai - welcome to The University of Canterbury Digital Voyages homepage. This site, which is hosted and supported by the University of Canterbury Library, has been developed with Omeka S, and showcases past and present digital resources created by students and staff of UC.
We invite all faculty and students who wish to use Omeka S for new projects, to contact us.
Showcases printed material produced by University of Canterbury staff and students, highlighting publications by student groups, academic departments, sporting groups, cultural groups and the Library.
Historical print publications about the city of Ōtautahi Christchurch, digitised from the Macmillan Brown Library collections.
Watercolours by botanical and landscape painter Margaret Stoddart from a physical exhibition at the former home of Kate Sheppard from September-December 2021
Discover the social and intellectual life of books and collections held at the University of Canterbury Library by exploring the signs of provenance, such as; bookplates, inscriptions, inserts and stamps.
The Rewi Alley collection of chinese art and archaeology, Canterbury Museum.
Lantern slides of New Zealand’s First World War battlefield memorials designed by architect Samuel Hurst Seager.
Materials relating to Karl Popper and Arthur Prior, collected from the University and other local archives.
An exhibition marking the 75th Anniversary of John Macmillan Brown's bequest.
A collection of over 200 First World War photographs from the Canterbury Branch of the Victoria League of New Zealand.
An insight into the Design Movement and the Ilam School of Fine Arts.
An illustrated history based on the Armson Collins Architectural Drawings Collection.
A digital exhibition investigating the Psychic Research Society of Christchurch, founded by Edgar Lovell-Smith, which attempted to investigate the truth of Spiritualist claims.
The story of a Venetian Grotto chair hand-carved in walnut wood, and purchased in Italy by John Macmillan Brown c.1900.
Digitised copies of the Cantebury College Review, published by the Students’ Association from 1897 until 1948.
Courage, conviction and conscientious objection in WWI Canterbury.
Permission has been obtained by the owners/creators to link to the resources listed here.