A recent announcement from Auckland University Press alerted me to the fact that they are publishing their lists as e-books. What is more – some are available free through our OverDrive collection. A quick look at OverDrive revealed other New Zealand publishers also getting in on the act like Random House New Zealand.
Whatever you think of e-books, they are here to stay and it is great that our OverDrive collection can provide free access to some great New Zealand books, as well as the many best selling overseas titles we have.
Sidney and Alfred Luttrell, architects, were known for work like this:
This photograph shows the King Edward army barracks under construction in 1905. Sidney Luttrell (1872-1932), who is pictured in the right foreground with his brother Alfred on the left, designed 21 latticed, curved steel girders to span the 36.5m width as economically as possible and to support the curved, corrugated iron roof.