The Society publishes three publications:

rsz_tlr_47The Turnbull Library Record, a peer-reviewed scholarly journal published annually by the Turnbull Library in association with the Friends of the Turnbull Library. It focuses on the history and society of New Zealand and its South Pacific neighbours and on early printed books, the works of John Milton and his contemporaries, and fine printing. It also contains an annual list of notable acquisitions and donations to the Library.

See TLR Call for Papers 2024 for the 2024 issue.
Find out details of recent issues.


Off The Record, a magazine informing Friends of new acquisitions, research projects and other news relating to the Turnbull’s collections.
Find out details of recent issues.




Newsletters with information about recent activities and the programme of public talks.
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