08:53 - 06 Oct 2015
We’re building a comprehensive digital archive of video, audio, documents and images related to the Canterbury Earthquakes of 2010 and 2011.
It’s not just about the shaking, but also about the struggles, the chaos and the creativity that followed.
Everyone has a story to tell — share yours with us.Share your story
Friends of CEISMIC
By becoming a Friends of CEISMIC volunteer, you can help us preserve the valuable knowledge, memories and experiences surrounding the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthquakes.
Rosalee Jenkin returns to five iconic sites from the 4 September 2010 earthquake to find out what has changed five years on.
Web Archives from the National Library
Explore more than one hundred earthquake-related web archives from the National Library.
Christchurch Heritage Buildings: Then and Now
Alex our Digital Content Analyst has created a DigitalNZ set. The set shows before and after pictures of historic buildings which were damaged in the Canterbury earthquakes. You can share your sets, Tweet them, +1 them, upload to Facebook or simply email them to your friends.
Artwork by Julia Holden
Local artist Julia Holden has gifted digital copies and documentation of several large bodies of work that have been created since her move to Christchurch in 2012. The projects are all inspired by the unique city Holden discovered amidst the devastation, and her desire to contribute towards its restoration.
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