This database gives access to thousands of full text articles and includes:
Biographies (including New Zealanders), full-text articles from hundreds of periodicals.
Search for people based on one or more personal facts such as:
A comprehensive database aimed at primary and high school students. Interesting browsing for adults too! Covers:
For students, teachers, readers of all ages, book clubs, in fact anyone who loves literature.
Use the Literature Resource Centre to find information on authors and their works.
An excellent resource for anyone interested in art or studying art history.
Explore art and art forms, life and works of artists, styles, cultures, and time periods.
Thousands of images of art works available.
Music lovers - this is the database for you!
Access to multiple music reference resources in one location.
Covers all period and topics, from the study of music to the way it is performed.
Subjects include composers, performers, conductors, individual works, instruments and notation, forms and genres.
A comprehensive reference source for senior high school and tertiary students.
Subjects covered include geography, culture, history, literature, people, science and health.
The Dictionary of New Zealand Biography is published both in print version (available in our libraries) and online.
The website contains "over 3,000 biographies of New Zealanders how have 'made their mark' on this country. It does not include people who are alive. So you will not find people like Helen Clark or Sean Fitzpatrick, but you will find people like George Nepia or Michael Joseph Savage."
Browse or search on names. Find the DNZB at www.teara.govt.nz/en/biographies
"The New Zealand Electronic Text Collection comprises 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.
The New Zealand Electronic Text Collection is a large and ever growing resource comprising of:
Search the collection or browse by people, projects, works or subjects.
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