Databases - M
|Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926 (Gale Cengage)|
Provides digital access to the legal treatises on US and British law published from 1800 through 1926.
|Maori Land Court|
The Māori Land Court plays an important role in the administration of Māori land in accordance with the provisions of Te Ture Whenua Māori Act 1993 (the Act). This website provides general information plus relevant legislation. Māori Land Court judgement are available for 2001 onwards.
|Maori Land Court Minute Books Index|
Index to the Māori Land Court Minute books. Full text records available on microfilm at the Hocken Library.
|Maori Land Court Minute Books Index (Knowledge Basket)|
This index provides access to over 1100 minute books made between 1865 and 1910, from the Taitokerau, Waikato-Maniapoto, Tairawhiti, Waiariki, Aotea, Takitimu, and Waipounamu Maori Land Court Districts.
|Maori Land Online|
This website provides current ownership, trustee, memorial and block information for land that falls within the jurisdiction of the Māori Land Court under Te Ture Whenua Māori Act 1993 and other legislation.
|Mapping the World: Maps and Travel Literature (NCCO)|
An archive of maps selected from the British Library, the National Archives at Kew, the American Antiquarian Society and the University of Alberta. Also included is Bryn Mawr's collection of European Travel accounts and selected travel narratives from Library collections.
A mapping database displaying topographic maps of New Zealand that reproduces all the rich detail and cartography of the LINZ paper topomaps.
|March of Time (Alexander Street)|
An American newsreel series produced from 1935-1967 by Time Inc. Available in online streaming video in a single, cross-searchable collection.
|Marsden Online Archive|
An online archive of letters and journals by Reverend Samuel Marsden (1765-1838) as well as the papers of other early NZ missionaries. The collection provides access to high resolution images of manuscripts from Hocken Collections along with associated transcripts created by Gordon Parsonson.
|Martindale: the complete drug reference (Books@Ovid)|
Summaries and detailed monographs for drugs, disease, alternative medicine, toxicological managements, reproductive risks, and emergency care.
|MasterFILE Complete (EBSCOhost)|
MasterFILE Complete is a multidisciplinary database providing full-text to more than 2,000 general reference publications dating as far back as 1922. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Complete also contains full-text to more than 1,000 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps and flags.
|MasterFILE Premier (EBSCOhost)|
This database contains full-text for thousands of general reference magazines and publications and covers a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and more. It also provides an image collection containing photos, maps and flags.
|Math Solutions eBooks|
The full collection of titles from independent publisher Math Solutions. These books focus on improving the teaching and learning of mathematics for primary and early secondary school children.
An electronic publication offering access to a database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature.
|Max Planck Encyclopedias of International Law|
An online resource including the Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law, as well as the newly-launched Max Planck Encyclopedia of International Procedural Law, contains peer-reviewed articles on every aspect of public international law. Written and edited by a team of scholars and practitioners, this resource is updated throughout the year.
An indexing database that covers the international literature on biomedicine, including the allied health fields and the biological and physical sciences, humanities, and information science as they relate to medicine and health care.
A bibliographic database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. The database contains millions of citations, derived from thousands of biomedical and life science journals, and indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) from the NLM controlled vocabulary.
|Merck Index Online|
A full-text database of information on chemicals, drugs and biologicals.
|Middle East & Africa Database (ProQuest)|
This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals published in Middle Eastern and African countries. The subjects cover major areas of study, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.
|Middle School (Gale in Context)|
Contains reference content for the core curriculum areas of Literature, History, Biographies, Science, and Social Studies. The database includes topic pages and overviews on subjects and social issues as well as science experiments and contextual information for key works and documents.
|Military Database (ProQuest)|
Covers topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more.
|MINABS Online (Mineralogical Abstracts)|
An open access database for mineralogy, crystallography, geochemistry, petrology, environmental mineralogy, and related topics. The database contains abstracts of papers published between 1982 and 2008.
|MLA Directory of Periodicals (EBSCOhost)|
The MLA Directory of Periodicals provides detailed information on over 6,000 journals and book series that cover literature, literary theory, dramatic arts, folklore, language, linguistics, pedagogy, rhetoric and composition, and the history of printing and publishing. Articles published in works listed in the directory are indexed in the MLA International Bibliography.
|MLA International Bibliography (EBSCOhost)|
This citation database covers literature, language and linguistics, folklore, film, literary theory and criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. Listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature are also included. The database also includes access to the MLA Directory of Periodicals.
|Mosfilm Online Cinema|
A growing collection of unique works of Soviet and Russian cinematography. The films have image and sound restored and have brief annotations and filmographic information. Many have subtitles in English. Films are free to view online, or can be downloaded for a small fee.
|Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal of New Zealand Decisions (NZLII)|
Contains decisions of the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal of New Zealand (NZMVDT).
|Multilateral Treaties Deposited with the Secretary-General (MTDSG)|
This database provides information on the status of major multilateral instruments deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nations (including the texts of reservations, declarations and objections) and covers a range of subject matter such as Human Rights, Disarmament, Commodities, Refugees, the Environment and the Law of the Sea.
|Music & Performing Arts (Alexander Street)|
Combines audio and video that spans all time periods, hundreds of thousands of seminal artists, composers, choreographers, and ensembles to provide an environment for the teaching of music. Search across the following collections: Classical Music in Video, Classical Music Library, Classical Scores Library, Opera in Video, Dance in Video, Asian Film Online, Theatre in Video, and Garland Encyclopedia of World Music.
|Music & Performing Arts Collection (ProQuest)|
Supporting comprehensive literature reviews, the Music & Performing Arts Collection combines cross-searchable, seminal bibliographies in music and performing arts, with full-text from hundreds of journals. Source bibliographies include International Index to Music periodicals and International Index to Performing Arts. Subjects covered range from musicology to the blues, and from theatre to broadcast arts.
|Music Online: Classical Music Library (Alexander Street)|
A multi-label database of classical music recordings. Includes a growing collection of tracks with music written from the earliest times (e.g. Gregorian Chant) to the present. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera.
|Music Online: Classical Scores Library: Volume I and Volume II (Alexander Street)|
An online scores database of classical music covering all time periods from medieval to contemporary. The database covers a diverse range of genres including choral works, symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde. Volume I includes more than 400,000 pages of important music scores and manuscripts, including Bach, Schubert, Mozart, Handel, Beethoven, Liszt, Brahms, Chopin and more. Volume II provides 200,000 pages of additional scores and alternative editions of compositions.
|Music Online: Garland Encyclopedia of World Music (Alexander Street)|
An online resource devoted to music research of all the world’s peoples. Resources include: Full-text of the print encyclopedia; Audio recordings; Musical illustrations, photographs, and drawings; Song texts and score examples; and, Charts and maps of world regions.
|Music Periodicals Database (ProQuest)|
This database provides indexing and full-text for international music periodicals from over 20 countries. It covers the full spectrum of subjects and all aspects of music, including music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms and composition.