Sir Alport Barker Library
Housed within the National Archives is the Sir Alport Barker Memorial Library also Government’s Legal Deposit Library which receives all materials printed and/or published in Fiji.
This includes the organisation and preservation of the Legal Deposit Library materials (under the Libraries (Deposit of Books) Act) which are deposited with the Government Archivist; and also provides supervision and assistance to researchers in the Library Search Room.
It meets the needs of over 5,000 users every year, a growing number of which are primary and secondary school students who use the valuable resources to produce high quality projects.
The library has long been a valuable asset to local and international researchers, writers and academics. As a resource it is unsurpassed as a repository of information on Fiji, and a unique starting point on research for the Pacific in general.