A database allows you to search for material in journals, magazines and electronic books. You can read a description (abstract) of the article or book or you can often read the whole article or book online. Many databases require Adobe Acrobat Reader to read PDF files.
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Searching for information is a four step process:
Combines Australia and New Zealand specific magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books.
A list of 2,565 awards, scholarships and grants for school, polytechnic or travel grants; sports and arts schemes; personal grants; personal development funds; academic and non academic funding.
This database is an index (Articles may be available through the library Interloan scheme) to Maori; newspaper; science and technology resources.
Contains abstracts from nearly 300 New Zealand journals and selected newspapers.
Lists publications held in New Zealand libraries, and includes literature and information resources that relate to New Zealand and the Pacific. The National Library holds varied collections of research material and includes the Alexander Turnbull Library - a storehouse of words, pictures and sounds that tell us about the activities of people in New Zealand and the Pacific.