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Public accessNational Archives
The UK government's official archive, containing over 1,000 years of history. They provide detailed guidance to government departments and the public sector on information management and advise others about the care of historical archives.
Public accessNational Library of New Zealand Images Collection
A database of images from the collections of the National Library of New Zealand.
Public accessNational Library of New Zealand Search Collections
Simultaneously searches across the National Library Catalogue, AtoJsOnline, findNZarticles, Index NZ, Papers Past, Publications NZ, MacLean Papers, TAPUHI, Te Ao Hou, and Transactions & Proceedings of Royal Society of NZ.
Public accessNATLEX
A database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation covering 196 countries and over 160 territories and subdivisions. Records provide full-text or abstracts of legislation and citation information.
Further informationNatural Science Collection (ProQuest)
This collection provides coverage of natural science content from thousands of publications. Also included are searchable tables, figures, graphs, charts and other illustrations from the scholarly research and technical literature.
Further informationMobile appNaxos Music Library
The world’s largest online classical music library offering streaming access to CDs and tracks of both standard and rare repertoire. The library offers the complete Naxos and Marco Polo catalogues plus the complete catalogues or selected titles from hundreds of record labels. Along with classical music, jazz, world, and pop/rock are also represented.
Public accessNCBI Bookshelf
NCBI Bookshelf is a freely available collection of electronic books, reports, databases, and other scholarly literature in biology, medicine, healthcare and the life sciences.
Further informationNew Oxford Shakespeare (Oxford Scholarly Editions)
A four volume work that presents an entirely new consideration of all of Shakespeare's works, edited from first principles from the base-texts themselves, and drawing on the latest textual and theatrical scholarship.
Further informationNew York Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
This database offers full-text and full-image articles from the New York Times from its first issue in 1851 (when it was called the New York Daily Times) to four years ago. It includes news, editorials, letters to the editor, obituaries, and birth and marriage announcements, historical photos, stock photos, and advertisements. Also includes New York Times Book Review.
Further informationNew Zealand Company Law and Practice Commentary (CCH IntelliConnect)
Provides commentary for New Zealand company law.
Further informationNew Zealand Company Law and Practice Legislation (CCH IntelliConnect)
Provides complete legislation for New Zealand company law.
Further informationNew Zealand Conveyancing Law and Practice Commentary (CCH IntelliConnect)
Provides commentary for New Zealand conveyancing law.
Further informationNew Zealand Conveyancing Law and Practice Legislation (CCH IntelliConnect)
Includes complete legislation for New Zealand conveyancing law.
Public accessNew Zealand Courts
Provides links and information on the various courts in New Zealand including: The Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, High Court, District Court, Family Court, Youth Court, Environment Court, Employment Court, Coroners Court, and Maori Land Court.
Public accessNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection (NZETC)
A collection of significant New Zealand and Pacific Island texts and materials held by Victoria University of Wellington Library. This encompasses both digitised heritage material and born-digital resources.
Further informationNew Zealand Employment Law Commentary (CCH IntelliConnect)
Provides commentary for New Zealand Employment Law.
Further informationNew Zealand Employment Law Legislation (CCH IntelliConnect)
Includes complete legislation for New Zealand employment law.
Public accessNew Zealand Food Composition Data
Contains information on the nutrient content of foods commonly prepared and eaten in New Zealand. To access the data, first-time users need to register for a username/password.
Public accessMobile appNew Zealand Formulary (NZF)
An independent resource providing healthcare professionals with clinically validated medicines information and guidance on best practice, enabling healthcare professionals to select safe and effective medicines for individual patients. The NZF has four main components; a preliminary section of general notes on medicines use; practical notes on specific therapeutic categories; detailed summaries (monographs) of individual medicines and, via linkage with the NZULM, details of preparations available and relevant subsidy information.
Public accessNew Zealand Formulary for Children
An independent resource providing healthcare professionals with clinically validated medicines information and guidance on best practice, enabling healthcare professionals to select safe and effective medicines for individual children. Content and coverage is continually updated.
Public accessNew Zealand Gazette
Online access to the official Government newspaper and authoritative journal of constitutional record.
Further informationNew Zealand Geographic
Digital archive from the first issue of the magazine that covers the people, places, wildlife and environment of New Zealand.
Further informationNew Zealand Geographic VR
The NZ-VR project uses specialised 360-VR video technology to produce underwater and land Virtual Reality experiences across sites including Niue, the Kermadecs, Three Kings and south to Taranaki. The VR content can be viewed on mobile devices, desktop computers and VR headsets.
Public accessNew Zealand Government
Maintained by the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA), this website is the online guide to finding and using New Zealand government services.
Further informationNew Zealand Index (Knowledge Basket)
A combined database of indexes of New Zealand newspapers, magazines, and journals. The databases can be searched individually or separately.
Further informationNew Zealand Law Reports (Lexis Advance NZ)
The official report series of New Zealand. It includes decisions of the Supreme Court of New Zealand, Court of Appeal and High Court.
Public accessNew Zealand Legislation
This website provides free public access to up-to-date versions of New Zealand Acts, Bills (proposed Acts), and Legislative Instruments. The website also provides Supplementary Order Papers (SOPs, a type of proposed amendment to a Bill). All in-force legislation is provided, and all current Bills and Supplementary Order Papers, as well as earlier versions.
Further informationNew Zealand Libraries' Catalogue
This catalogue is open to the public and provides information about the holdings in New Zealand Libraries.
Public accessNew Zealand Parliament
The official government website. Under Parliamentary business access: Legislation, Select committee details and documents, Hansard and journals, Order paper and questions, Papers and petitions presented and Rules of the House.
Public accessNew Zealand Privacy Commissioner Case Notes (NZLII)
This database contains selected cases of the New Zealand Privacy Commissioner from 1994.
Public accessNew Zealand Real Estate Agents Disciplinary Tribunal (NZLII)
Contains decisions of the New Zealand Real Estate Agents Disciplinary Tribunal (NZREADT).
Public accessNew Zealand Refugee Status Appeals Authority (NZLII)
This database contains decisions of the New Zealand Refugee Status Appeals Authority (NZRSAA).
Further informationNew Zealand Statutes (Lexis Advance NZ)
New Zealand Statutes is the principle statute reference of New Zealand law, and comprises all Acts currently in force in New Zealand in compiled form with editorial and history annotation. Amending Acts are displayed below each principal.
Public accessMobile appNew Zealand Universal List of Medicines (NZULM)
New Zealand’s national medicines list for universal use across the health and disability sector.
Further informationNews (Gale OneFile)
Provides access to over 2,300 major world newspapers, including images, radio and television broadcasts and transcripts.
Further informationNews & Newspapers Collection (ProQuest)
Search and access these collections: Canadian Newsstream, International Newsstream, US Newstream and historical content for the Guardian, the Observer, the Irish Times, the Weekly Irish Times, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, the Scotsman, and the Wall Street Journal.
Further informationMobile appNewspaper Source Plus (EBSCOhost)
Includes full-text newspapers as well as television and radio news transcripts.
Public accessNewspaperSG
An online resource of current and historic Singapore and Malaya newspapers. You can search the digital archive of newspapers published between 1831-2009.
Further informationNewztext (Knowledge Basket)
A full-text archive of many of New Zealand's key news, business and industry publications.
Public accessNgā Rauropi Whakaoranga - Māori Plant Use
Access to detailed information on Māori traditional uses of New Zealand native plants.
Further informationNineteenth Century Collections Online: NCCO (Gale Cengage)
A global digitisation and publishing program focused on primary source collections of the nineteenth century. Collections are sourced through partnerships with major world libraries as well as specialist libraries, and content includes monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, statistics, and more.
Public accessNineteenth-Century Serials Edition
An online edition of six nineteenth-century periodicals and newspapers: Monthly Repository (1806-1837); Unitarian Chronicle (1832-1833); Northern Star (1838-1852); Leader (1850-1860); English Woman’s Journal (1858-1864); Tomahawk (1867-1870); Publishers’ Circular (1880-1890).
Public accessNiupepa: Maori newspapers
A collection of historic newspapers published primarily for a Māori audience between 1842 and 1932. The newspapers can be searched (full text), browsed (by series) or accessed by date.
Public accessNIWA Publications
NIWA puts out a variety of electronic and print publications about our research and services.
Public accessNORMLEX
An information system which brings together information on International Labour Standards (such as ratification information, reporting requirements, comments of the ILO's supervisory bodies, etc.) as well as national labour and social security laws.
Further informationNursing & Allied Health Database (ProQuest)
Provides users with healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and more.
Further informationNursing and Allied Health (Gale OneFile)
A full-text journal collection covering all aspects of the Nursing profession - from direct patient care to health care administration.
Further informationNutrition and Food Sciences (CABI)
A specialist database covering human nutrition, food science and food technology. Key subject areas include public health, clinical nutrition, nutrition physiology, food safety, food security, consumer behaviour, food science and technology and food product groups such as functional foods.
Public accessNZ On Screen
NZ On Screen is the online showcase of NZ television, film, music video and web series.
Further informationNZ Science (Knowledge Basket)
Indexed records of New Zealand science papers and reports from a variety of organisations including DSIR, Department of Conservation, NIWA, HortResearch and Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS).
Public accessNZ.Stat
A free web tool that allows you to: create tables from a wide range of large datasets; find a dataset by browsing through themes or searching; customise the table by selecting the variables; change the table layout; view metadata alongside the table; and, download your table in Excel. Phone 0508 525 525 (toll-free within NZ) for Mon-Fri Help Desk support.
Further informationNZCER Journals Online
Access journals published by the New Zealand Council for Educational Research: Set; Early Childhood Folio; Curriculum Matters; Assessment Matters.
Public accessNZLII: New Zealand Legal Information Institute
Free access to judgments, legislation, and law reform. Includes many low level and historic judicial decisions.
A gateway to the open-access publicly funded research documents produced at universities, polytechnics, and other research institutions throughout New Zealand. Formerly known as KRIS (Kiwi Research Information Service).
Further informationNZX Company Research
A knowledge base for research on equity and debt securities. As well as covering current NZ-domiciled companies the service also contains historical information on all NZ companies that have delisted since 2005 (and some back further), and the major ASX corporations included in the NZX 50 Index.