Exciting news for Film & Music lovers with large sections of the Wellington City Central Library Audio Visual collection now available once again at our newest Pop-Up Library, Te Awe, on Panama/Brandon Street.
Some of our DVD collection, as well as a very small CD collection, were previously located in the Arapaki Branch on Manners Street following the closure of the Central Library building. We have added lots of core film titles to the DVDs, greatly expanded the CD collection, and brought them all together in a fresh new location, a cosy corner upstairs at the spacious new Te Awe branch.
We have also curated a core collection of ‘Essential Listening’ & ‘Essential Viewing’ titles from our large Central AV collection, many of which are unavailable on Streaming services in New Zealand. Watch out for our new blue stickers!
All our ‘Essential Viewing’ & Essential Listening’ titles are taken from titles such as 1001 movies you must see before you die, ‘1001 albums you must hear before you die’ & Nick Bollinger’s 100 essential New Zealand albums. They are also tagged on our catalogue. Just type in ‘Essential Film Viewing’, ‘Essential Television Viewing’ & ‘Essential Listening’ as a Subject Browse and you can check them from home, your device, or on our online catalogue’s in the Library.
Details on Te Awe’s location and hours are here. See you there!