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Banks: Help

Arrangement of documents

This site has a structured hierarchy represented by various icons.

  – Collection

  – Section

  – Series

  – Document

  – Page/Frame


There are several ways to navigate this site.


This is the text that displays at the top of the screen as a hyperlink, indicating where you are on the site.

Clicking on the   or   will display further information.


On the left-hand side of the screen you will see   (menu) click here to filter a list of the Sir Joseph Banks papers.

On the left-hand side of the screen you will see   (magnifying glass). Click here to search the Sir Joseph Banks papers by entering key words.

Reading documents

Banks: Document paginator When reading a document, one page will be shown at a time. You can use the pagination tool on the right hand side of the screen to navigate through the document.

Clicking on the arrows     will show the previous or next page.
You can move to a specific page by clicking on the page   or the page numbers on the right hand side of the document.

Clicking the download icon 📥 will download the current image.
Clicking the print icon will print the current page.

Each document has a section displaying further information which can be shown or hidden using the arrows    

Sharing pages

Clicking the (share icon) on the left-hand side of the screen enables you to copy the URL of the current page, or share via Twitter, Facebook or Pinterest.


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