The Library has a wealth of information resources to support learning and research. With over a million print titles and more than 275,000 e-resources (ebooks and active ejournal subscriptions) to choose from, we provide a range of tools to help you get started on the best path to discovery.


The Library and our Australasian university library partners provide collections and license access to a steadily growing collection of scholarly resources.

Search & Find

Library access tools enable you to search for and find appropriate information resources. The right access tools are necessary for critical research.

Digital Collections

Open access collections of digitised materials focus on New Zealand and Waikato history, opening New Zealand content up to the world.


The Library provides access to databases covering a range of fields and disciplines for enrolled students and staff, along with limited access for Waikato Alumni.

Research Commons

Our digital repository promotes and preserves the scholarly outputs of University of Waikato researchers. Over 8000 items have been deposited for open access.

Resource Lists & Indexes

Feeds for recently received material, curated lists of resources and a list of Indexes and other digital access aids compiled by University Librarians.