Catalogue & Databases

​​​​​​​​Ashburton Public Library has recently moved to the Kotui system where we join many other New Zealand Libraries.  The link to the catalogue is below. 

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Ashburton Guardian Index​​

The Ashburton Library holds the Ashburton Guardian from 1878 to the present day, mostly on microfilm.  The newspaper archive is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 2.00p.m. - 5.00p.m.

The card index to the Ashburton Guardian is being scanned to make it more widely accessible to researchers.  The years 1878-1889 and 1920-1999 are currently available below.  Users can select by years and letter of the alphabet.  The index references items of Ashburton interest arranged under surnames, places, and subjects.

1878-1879

1878-1879 A-BRE1878-1879 BRI-CRA1878-1879 CRI-GAR
1878-1879 GAS-IZA1878-1879 JAC-LYS1878-1879 McA-MUT
1878-1879 NAG-REY1878-1879 RHO-STO1878-1879 STR-ZOU

1880-1889

1880-1889 Notes1880-1889 ABB-CHA1880-1889 CHE-FIT
1880-1889 FLE-KAV1880-1889 KEA-LYT1880-1889 MacA-POY
1880-1889 PRA-TIS1880-1889 TOD-ZOU

1920-1924

1920-1924 Index1920-1924 ABA-BRY1920-1924 BUC-CYC
1920-1924​ DAH-GLO1920-1924 GOD-JEF1920-1924 JOH-KOH
​1920-1924 LAG-MAY​1920-1924 MEA-POR1920-1924 POS-SMA
1920-1924 SMI-WAD1920-1924 WAK-WEB

1925-1929

1925-1929 Index1925-1929 ABA-BRE1925-1929 BRI-CRI
1925-1929 CRO-GAB​1925-1929 GAL-HOL1925-1929 HOO-KYL
​1925-1929 LAF-MAR1925-1929 MAS-PEN1925-1929 PER-SEA
1925-1929 SEG-TRA​1925-1929 TRE-ZOU

1930-1934

1930-1934 Index​1930-1934 ACC-BIS1930-1934 BLA-CHA
1930-1934 CHE-DOA1930-1934 DOB-GAL1930-1934 GAR-HIN
1930-1934 HIS-KNU1930-1934 LAF-McL1930-1934 McM-NOR
​1930-1934 NOS-REN1930-1934 RIC-SOC1930-1934 SOL-VIN
1930-1934 VIS-ZIM

1935-1939

1935-1939 Index1935-1939 ABA-BER1935-1939 BET-CAR
1935-1939 CAS-DAL1935-1939 DAN-FOR1935-1939 FOS-HIL
1935-1939 HIN-KNO1935-1939 LAG-McM​1935-1939 McN-MUI
1935-1939 MUL-RAC1935-1939 RAE-SCH1935-1939 SCO-TEN
1935-1939 THO-WIG1935-1939 WIL-ZEI

1940-1944

1940-1944 Index1940-1944 A-AY1940-1944 B-BOR
1940-1944 BOS-BYR1940-1944 C-COL1940-1944 COM-CU
1940-1944 D-DY1940-1944 E-EY1940-1944 F-FY
1940-1944 G-GU​1940-1944 H-HE1940-1944 HI-HY
1940-1944 I-KN1940-1944 L-LY1940-1944 McA-MacT
1940-1944 M-MY1940-1944 N-OX1940-1944 P-PU
​1940-1944 Q-RY1940-1944 S-SOC1940-1944 SOL-SY
1940-1944 T-VU1940-1944 W-WOL1940-1944 WOM-ZU

1945-1949

1945-1949 Index1945-1949 A-AY1945-1949 B-BOR
1945-1949 BORO-BYR1945-1949 C-COE1945-1949 COF-CY
1945-1949 D-DY​1945-1949 E-EX1945-1949 F-FY
1945-1949 G-GU1945-1949 H-HE1945-1949 HI-HY
​1945-1949 I-JU​1945-1949 K-KY1945-1949 L-LY
1945-1949 McA-MacT1945-1949 M-MY1945-1949 N-O
1945-1949 P-QU1945-1949 R-RY1945-1949 S-SL
1945-1949 SM-SY1945-1949 T-TY1945-1949 U-Z

1950-1954

1950-1954 Index​1950-1954 A-BO1950-1954 BR-CL
1950-1954 CO-EW​1950-1954 F-GU​1950-1954 H-JU
​1950-1954 K-LY1950-1954 McA-MU​1950-1954 N-QU
​1950-1954 R-SY1950-1954 T-ZO

1955-1959

1955-1959 Index1955-1959 A-BL1955-1959 BO-BY
1955-1959 C-CY​1955-1959 D-EW1955-1959 F-GU
1955-1959 H-HY​1955-1959 I-KU​1955-1959 L-MacT
1955-1959 MA-NU​1955-1959 O-RE1955-1959 RI-SR
​1955-1959 ST-V1955-1959 W-Z

 1960-1964

​1960-1964 General Index​​1960-1964 Business Index​​1960-1964 A-AN
​​1960-1964 AR-BA​​1960-1964 BE-BOO​​1960-1964 BOR-BRE
​​1960-1964 BRI-BY​​1960-1964 C-CL​​1960-1964 CO-COY
​​1960-1964 CR-CY​​1960-1964 D-DY​​1960-1964 E-FE
​​1960-1964 GL-HAY​​1960-1964 HE-HOS​​1960-1964 HOT-JU
​​1960-1964 K-KY​​1960-1964 L-LY​​1960-1964 M-McI
​​1960-1964 McK-MIN​​1960-1964 MIS-NG​​1960-1964 NI-PLU
​​1960-1964 PO-RAK​​1960-1964 RAL-ROY​​1960-1964 RU-RY
​​1960-1964 S-SEY​​1960-1964 SH-SN​​1960-1964 SOA-SPI
​​1960-1964 SPO-STU​​1960-1964 SUL-TRO​​1960-1964 TRU-WHY
​​1960-1964 WI-ZO

1965-1969

1965-1969 General Index​​1965-1969 Business Index​​1965-1969 A-AY
​​1965-1969 B-BOO​​1965-1969 BOR-BUR​​1965-1969 BUS-CHI
​​1965-1969 CHR-CRO​​1965-1969 CRU-DY​​1965-1969 E-EY
​​1965-1969 F-FU​​1965-1969 G-HAL​​1965-1969 HAM-HOO
​​1965-1969 HOP-KEL​​1965-1969 KEM-LIV​​1965-1969 LL-McC
​​1965-1969 McD-MIT​​1965-1969 MO-MU​​1965-1969 N-PI
​​1965-1969 PL-RI​​1965-1969 RO-SCL​​1965-1969 SCO-SOA
​​1965-1969 SOC-SU​​1965-1969 SW-VR​​1965-1969 W-WOL
​​1965-1969 WOM-ZO

1970-1974

​1970-1974 Index​​1970-1974 Notes​​1970-1974 A-AL
​​1970-1974 AM-AT​​1970-1974 AU-BI​​1970-1974 BL-BOY
​​1970-1974 BR-BUS​​1970-1974 BUT-CLI​​1970-1974 CLO-COT
​​1970-1974 COU-COX​​1970-1974 CRA-DEI​​1970-1974 DEJ-DY
​​1970-1974 E-FEN​​1970-1974 FER-GER​​1970-1974 GI-GUY
​​1970-1974 H-HEW​​1970-1974 HI-HOW​​1970-1974 HU-HYN
​​1970-1974 I-KIL​​1970-1974 KIN-LID​​1970-1974 LIL-McC
​​1970-1974 McD-MAJ​​1970-1974 MAK-MIL​​1970-1974 MIN-NET
​​1970-1974 NEU-NY​​1970-1974 O-PIK​​1970-1974 PIN-QU
1970-1974 R-RIV​​1970-1974 RO-SAL​​1970-1974 SAM-SKY
​​1970-1974 SL-SOW​​1970-1974 SP-TAG​​1970-1974 TAI-TOV
​​1970-1974 TOW-WAL​​1970-1974 WAN-WIT​​1970-1974 WIX-ZO

1975-1976

1975-1976 A-BEN1975-1976 BER-BY​1975-1976 C-CON
1975-1976 COO-DIX​1975-1976 DOA-FOR1975-1976 FOS-GWA
​1975-1976 H-HI​1975-1976 HO-JAM​1975-1976 JAR-KW
1975-1976 L-LY1975-1976 M-McG1975-1976 McI-MOO
1975-1976 MOR-OP​1975-1976 OR-POU​1975-1976 POW-RES
1975-1976 REV-SCA1975-1976 SCH-SOW1975-1976 SPA-TE
1975-1976 TH-VZ1975-1976 W-WIX​1975-1976 WO-Z

1977-1978

1977-1978 A-BAL1977-1978 BAM-BOR1977-1978 BOS-CAP
1977-1978 CAR-COT1977-1978 COU-DAY​1977-1978 DEA-END
1977-1978 ENG-FY1977-1978 G-HAN​1977-1978 HAR-HOT
1977-1978 HOU-LAL1977-1978 LAM-McD​1977-1978 McE-MIL
​1977-1978 MIN-OP​1977-1978 OR-RAI​1977-1978 RAK-SCO
1977-1978 SCR-SPO1977-1978 SPR-TRO1977-1978 TRU-ZW

1979

1979 Abbreviations1979 A-BEC​1979 BEE-BUR
​1979 BUS-COP​1979 COR-DY​1979 E-GI
​1979 GL-HOC1979 HOD-KU​1979 L-McT
​1979 MAD-NE​1979 NG-RAD​1979 RAE-SC
​1979 SE-TOC​1979 TOD-ZO

1980-1982

1980-1982 Index​1980-1982 A-AR​1980-1982 AS-BI
1980-1982 BL-BUN1980-1982 BUR-CHU1980-1982 CI-COUR
1980-1982 COUS-DIX1980-1982 DO-FEU1980-1982 FI-GOU
1980-1982 GOV-HEY1980-1982 HI-JAY1980-1982 JE-LEW
1980-1982 LI-MacK1980-1982 McL-MIL1980-1982 MIN-MY
1980-1982 NA-PLU​1980-1982 PO-RIW1980-1982 RO-SCOW
1980-1982 SCR-SPO1980-1982 SPR-TIN1980-1982 TO-WEL
1980-1982 WEN-ZV

1983

1983 Notes & A-BRA​​1983 BRE-CRU​​1983 CUL-GER
​​1983 GIB-INW​​1983 IRE-LYS​​1983 M-MUT
​​1983 N-ROG​​1983 ROL-THR​​1983 TIL-ZV

1984-1985

1984-1985 A-BOY​​1984-1985 BRA-COR​​1984-1985 COS-ENS
​​1984-1985 ENT-HAK​​1984-1985 HAL-JUN​​1984-1985 K-KUY
​​1984-1985 L-McT​​1984-1985 MEA-PHI​​1984-1985 PIC-SEA
​​1984-1985 SEE-TRU​​1984-1985 TUA-ZV​​

1986

1986 Index1986 Index_21986 A-BEN
1986 BER-CAN1986 CAP-DAH1986 DAL-FOR
1986 FOS-HEL1986 HEN-KUR1986 LAB-McT
1986 MAC-OFF1986 OGG-RED​1986 REE-SMY
1986 SNE-TUT1986 TWA-ZVA

1987

1987 Index​1987 ABB-BAR1987 BAS-BUR
1987 BUS-CON​1987 COO-DOO1987 DOR-FYF
1987 GAB-HEA1987 HEB-JUR​1987 KAA-LOR
1987 LOU-MAS​1987 MAT-MYH1987 NAI-POW
1987 PRA-RYL​1987 S-STA​1987 STE-URQ
1987 VAL-ZVA

1988

1988 A-AYE1988 BAD-BOY1988 BRA-CAT
1988 CAV-COT1988 COU-CYC​1988 DAD-EYL
1988 FAG-GLU1988 GOD-HEW1988 HIB-IVY
​1988 JAC-KYL​1988 LAB-LYT1988 M-MAS
1988 MAT-MOT​1988 MOU-PAY​1988 PEA-QUI
​1988 R-RYK​1988 S-SOW1988 SPA-TEL
​1988 TEM-WAK1988 WAL-ZOU

1989

​1989 AAR-BEE1989 BEG-BYR​1989 C-COT
1989 COU-DRY1989 DUC-FYF​1989 GAB-HAY
​1989 HEA-JES​1989 JOH-LIN​1989 LIO-MAD
1989 MAG-NAY1989 NEA-OWN1989 PAG-RAY
1989 REA-ROY1989 RUA-SMY​1989 SNE-TET
​1989 THA-WAR1989 WAS-ZOU

1990

1990 Note1990 A-BAR1990 BAS-BUR
​1990 BUS-COM​1990 CON-DIX​1990 DOA-FYF
1990 GAB-HAZ1990 HEA-JON1990 JOP-LOW
1990 LUC-MAR1990 MAS-NYH​1990 OAK-QUI
1990 RAC-SCA​1990 SCH-STO1990 STR-VUC
1990 WAA-ZUA

1991

​1991 Index1991 A-BIS​1991 BLA-CES
1991 CHA-CYC1991 DAH-EMP1991 ENG-FYF
1991 GAB-HEA1991 HED-KAY1991 KEA-LYT
​1991 MAB-MEA​1991 MEE-OWN1991 PAG-RES
1991 RET-SME​1991 SMI-TOU​1991 TOW-WIK
​1991 WIL-ZOU

1992

1992 A-BEH​1992 BEL-BYR​1992 C-COS
​1992 COT-DYS​1992 EAD-FYF1992 GAB-HAR
1992 HAS-IND1992 INE-LAY​1992 LEA-McKA
1992 MacKE-MAR​1992 MAS-MYE1992 NAI-POO
1992 POP-RYL​1992 S-SPI1992 SPO-TSU
1992 TUA-WEB1992 WED-ZWE

1993

1993 A-BED1993 BEE-BUS1993 BUT-COM
1993 CON-DIS​1993 DIV-FYF1993 GAB-HAR
​1993 HAS-HYS1993 I-LAU1993 LAW-McKA
1993 McKE-MIS​1993 MIT-MUT1993 NAI-PER
1993 PET-REE1993 REG-SAX1993 SCA-SOM
1993 SOS-TEA​1993 TEK-VIN​1993 VIS-WIG
1993 WIL-ZUP

1994

1994 A-BAK​1994 BAL-BOL1994 BON-BYR
1994 C-COK1994 COL-CUT1994 DAB-DYN
1994 EAD-FOG​1994 FOO-FYF​1994 GAI-HAL
​1994 HAM-HIN1994 HIS-JEN1994 JES-LAY
1994 LEA-McD1994 McE-MAR​1994 MAS-MYE
1994 NAI-PEN1994 PER-REG​1994 REI-SAN
1994 SAR-SMY​1994 SNO-TAT1994 TAU-VES
1994 VIC-WIL​1994 WIN-ZOU

1995

​1995 A-BAR1995 BAT-BRE​1995 BRI-CHA
1995 CHE-CRA1995 CRE-DIX1995 DOA-FEU
1995 FIE-FRA​1995 FRE-GYE​1995 HAA-HOG
​1995 HOL-JUR​1995 KAA-LEV1995 LIB-McG
1995 McI-MEA1995 MEE-NEW1995 NGA-OWN
1995 PAB-PYN​1995 QUA-ROT​1995 ROU-SHE
1995 SHI-STR​1995 STU-TUL​1995 TUR-WEA
1995 WEB-ZUR

1996

​1996 A-BAR1996 BAS-BRO1996 BRU-CHY
1996 CIG-CRO1996 CRU-DRY1996 DUB-FOO
​1996 FOR-FYF1996 GAL-HAL1996 HAM-HOP
1996 HOR-KEE1996 KEI-LIN​1996 LIO-McK
​1996 McL-MIL​1996 MIS-NUT1996 OAK-PLU
​1996 POI-RIC​1996 RID-SCH​1996 SCL-STA
​1996 STE-TOY​1996 TRA-WEL​1996 WEN-ZIL

1997

1997 A-BAL​1997 BAN-BOY​1997 BRA-CAR
1997 CAS-COR1997 COS-DIL​1997 DIS-DYN
1997 EAD-FLY​1997 FOR-GYM​1997 HAD-HIR
​1997 HIS-JEL​1997 JEM-KYN​1997 LAB-LYT
1997 M-MAD​1997 MAE-MON1997 MOO-OPT
1997 ORA-PRE1997 PRI-RIV1997 ROA-RYK
1997 S-SIN1997 SKE-TAP​1997 TAR-VEA
1997 VEE-WIL1997 WIN-ZIL

1998

1998 A-BAI​1998 BAK-BLA1998 BLE-BUR
1998 BUS-CHR1998 CHU-COX​1998 CRA-DIL
1998 DIS-DYS1998 EAD-FLE1998 FLO-GRA
1998 GRE-HAZ​1998 HEA-HUN1998 HUR-KEN
1998 KEO-LIB​1998 LIC-LYT​1998 MAB-McM
1998 McN-MIL​1998 MIN-NUT1998 OAK-PLU
1998 POL-REE1998 REG-RYL1998 S-SHO
​1998 SHR-STI1998 STO-TOC​1998 TOD-WAI
​1998 WAK-WIR​1998 WIS-ZU

1999

​1999 A-BAN1999 BAR-BOU1999 BOW-CAN
1999 CAP-COM1999 CON-DEY1999 DIA-DYS
1999 EAD-FOX​1999 FRA-HAF1999 HAI-HIN
​1999 HIR-JEN1999 JES-LAM1999 LAN-LYT
1999 M-McP1999 McQ-MOO1999 MOR-PAG
1999 PAI-PUL1999 PUN-REY1999 RHO-RYK
1999 S-SKE1999 SKI-STR1999 STU-TUN
1999 TUP-WEL1999 WEN-ZUP


 

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