New Zealand


NewsBank Access New Zealand

Find text versions of New Zealand newspaper articles from the 1990s onwards.

 BWB New Zealand History Collection
BWB New Zealand History Collection
Read award-winning biographies and e-Books on New Zealand history.

 BWB Texts Collection
BWB Texts Collection

Explore the big issues facing New Zealand today. Topics range from climate change to decolonisation, poverty to digital ethics. 

Te Pouhere Kōrero

Journals focusing on Māori and Indigenous history, written for Māori, by Māori and about Māori.

New Zealand Geographic

Explore our unique places, plants, and animals with these informative articles, podcasts, beautifully filmed TV programmes, and 360-degree VR (virtual reality) videos.

Te Puna Search

Find out what items are held in libraries throughout New Zealand.


Discover New Zealand heritage photographs, artworks and other archival material.


New Zealand economic, environmental, fiscal, population, and social statistics at your fingertips.

Te Ara

A comprehensive guide to our peoples, natural environments, history, culture, economy and society.

NZ History

Covers three broad themes in New Zealand history; culture and society, politics and government and war and society.

New Zealand Gazette

The official New Zealand Government newspaper and authoritative journal of constitutional record, published since 1841.

Papers Past

19th and early 20th century newspapers from throughout New Zealand. Including the Nelson Evening Mail to 1937.

The Prow

Historical and cultural stories of the top of the South Island. Including the Nelson Evening Mail to 1937.