By the 1960s the University of Canterbury had outgrown its central city site and moved progressively to a new campus in the suburb of Ilam. This is the 11-storey library, completed in 1974. Its modern design is in stark contrast to the old university buildings, now occupied by the Christchurch Arts Centre.
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University of Canterbury
Photograph by Eve Welch
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