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A to Js Online
Coverage: 1854 - 1950
The Appendices to the Journals of the House of Representatives (AJHR), sometimes known as "the A to Js", are a collection of government-related reports published every year from 1858. The reports cover many subjects, documenting the work of government departments and a wide range of other activities carried out by, or of interest to, the government of the day.
A+ Education
Coverage: Coverage: 1978- Index, 2000- Full-text.
An indexing and full-text database providing access to information about all aspects of education in Australasia including New Zealand. Sources include journals, monographs, research reports, theses, conferences legislation, parliamentary debates, newspapers, tests and the web.
ABI/INFORM Complete
Coverage: 1971 to present (Some full text)
The most comprehensive ABI/INFORM™ database, this comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.
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ABI/Inform Dateline
Coverage: 1985 to present (Some full text)
This database includes hard-to-find local and regional business publications, including McClatchey Tribune titles, with news about local companies, analysis, information on local markets and more. It also allows users to research employment opportunities, compile data on benefits and compensation, learn about corporate strategies and other topics from a local and regional perspective.
ABI/Inform Global
Coverage: 1971 to present (Some full text)
This database is one of the most comprehensive business databases on the market. It includes in-depth coverage for thousands of publications, most of which are available in full text and the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels.
ABI/Inform Trade & Industry
Coverage: 1971 to present (Some full text)
This database includes in-depth coverage of companies, products, executives, trends and other topics. With ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry users can study and compare specific trades and industries, including telecommunications, computing, transportation, construction, petrochemicals and many others.
Academic Search Complete (Ebsco)
Coverage: 1975 to present (Some full text)
Offers information from journals and ebooks in nearly every area of academic study.
Accounting & Tax
This is the quintessential accountant's database. It brings together highly ranked global and scholarly journals with key resources for locating quick and precise results covering current news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day.
ACM Digital Library
Coverage: 1947 to present (Some full text).
Contains citations, abstracts & full-text of articles published in Association for Computing Machinery journals, proceedings & selected works published by affiliates & special interest groups; & tables of contents for ACM newsletters published since 1985.
Agricola (via United States National Agricultural Library)
Coverage: 1970 to present (Index)
Covers agriculture & related areas such as animal husbandry, food science, pesticides, soil science, forestry, botany etc. Prepared by the U.S. National Agricultural Library. Contains records from journals, monographs, technical reports, theses etc.
American Chemical Society (ACS) Journals
Coverage: Some full text
The American Chemical Society is a leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences. Access to full-text is available for ACS journals from date of first publication.
American National Biography Online
Profiles of over 17,400 people who have helped to shape the USA. Quarterly updates provide new entries and revisions of existing entries to enhance their accuracy and currency. The database features hyperlinked cross-references & links to select web sites.
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Annual Reviews
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text).
A comprehensive electronic collection of Annual Reviews volumes with content spanning the Biomedical, Physical, and Social Sciences dating back to the first volume in 1932 to the present.
Asia-Studies Full-Text Online
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text).
This database offers full-text academic literature on Asian social sciences, business, economic development and current affairs. 53 countries are covered.
Asia-Studies Humanities
Coverage: Full text.
This database offers full-text peer-reviewed literature devoted to Asian Humanities - Asian languages, arts, culture, history and religion. 53 countries are covered.
AsianLII Databases (Asian Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text).
This database allows searching of more than 200 databases containing legislation, case-law, law reform reports and legal journals from 28 countries including the Philippines, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Mongolia and East Timor.
ASME Journals
Collection of peer-reviewed journals, published by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, of the history of mechanical engineering research as well as discoveries being made today.
AustLII Databases (Australasian Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text).
The Institute provides free access to primary (legislation, treaties and decisions of courts and tribunals); and secondary (e.g. law reform and royal commission reports) Australasian legal materials.
Australasian Digital Theses Program (ADT)
The ADT Website, was decommissioned in March 2011. Theses are accessible via the awarding institutions, via Google, and via the National Library of Australia's Trove discovery service. For further information, see Finding Australian theses. New Zealand theses are accessible via the Kiwi Research Information Service. For recent Waikato theses, see the Research Commons.
Australian Dictionary of Biography (ADB Online)
Coverage: 1788-1981 (Full text).
Contains over 10,000 articles on around 11,000 persons (some articles are on more than one person) who were important in Australian history or who represent aspects of the Australian experience.
BAILII Databases (British and Irish Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text).
The Institute provides access to the most comprehensive set of British and Irish primary legal materials that are available for free and in one place on the Internet.
Banking Information Source
Coverage: 1971 to present (Some Full-Text)
This database enables you to search essential banking industry publications for information about the financial services industry, banking and industry trends.
Bibliography of New Zealand Bibliographies
Coverage: Index
Accessed through findNZarticles this is a retrospective listing of bibliographies published in or about New Zealand. Search by author, editor, title, publisher, subject and keyword then select the bibliography from the fourth drop down menu.
Bibliography of Published New Zealand Family Histories
Coverage: Index
Accessed through findNZarticles this is a listing of separately published histories of families with descendents in New Zealand. After entering your search select the bibliography from the fourth drop down menu.
Bibliography of the Waikato Region
Coverage: Index
Accessed through findNZarticles this is a bibliography of all publications - books, theses, journal articles, AJHR reports, special issues of newspapers - which relate to the Waikato Region. After entering your search select the bibliography from the fourth drop down menu.
Bibliography on Homosexuality in New Zealand
Coverage: Index
Accessed through findNZarticles this is a bibliography of books, theses, reports, book chapters and journal articles relating to homosexuality in New Zealand.
Breakout (Funding Information Service)
Compiled by the Funding Information Service this database, contains details of awards, scholarships and grants available to New Zealand individuals for personal development, principally in academic, artistic, research and sporting fields.
Business Collection
Coverage: Coverage: 1993 - (Full text)
Covers all broad business fields, including: accounting, career development, commercial law, commodities, corporate governance, e-business, economics, employment, human resources, labour, management, marketing, occupational health, taxation, and unions.
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Business Source Complete (Ebsco)
Coverage: 1922 to present (Some full text)
Covers most subject areas related to business. In addition to journals and ebooks, includes other sources of full text information such as country economic reports and detailed company profiles.
Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Coverage: Directory only
Provides current information on the contact information, publication guidelines, review information and circulation data for a large number of journals in the subject fields: accounting; economics and finance; management and marketing. Please note that this database does not provide access to full text journal articles.
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Cambridge Journals Online
Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text)
Full text of journals published by Cambridge University Press. Includes over 100 journals in sciences, social sciences and humanities. Users can register to save searches, receive alerts to articles and tables of contents for journals of interest.
Canadian Trade Index
Coverage: Index
Information on over 30,000 Canadian companies, featuring nearly 100,000 product listings under more than 20,000 headings. Searchable by Company Name, Product/Services Description, or Trademark and further refined by region. Users must register to search.
CanLII (Canadian Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
The Canadian Legal Information Institute provides free access to a comprehensive collection of Canadian legal information.
CCH IntelliConnect
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
New Zealand and Australian primary and secondary sources on tax, employment, company, and health and safety law.
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CiteSeer
Coverage: Some full text.
Digital library of scientific literature collected from the Internet. Focuses primarily on computer and information science. Primarily full-text, but some citations only. Search by keyword or citation.
ClasePeriodica (via OCLC FirstSearch)
Coverage: 1975 to present (Index)
Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities.
Cochrane Library
Coverage: 1996 to present (Full text)
A collection of regularly updated evidence-based healthcare databases bringing together research looking at the effectiveness of different health care treatments and interventions.
User Guide
ComAbstracts
Coverage: Coverage varies (Index)
Abstracts of articles and books published in the primary professional literature of the communications field. Provided by the Communication Institute for Online Scholarship.
CommonLII (Commonwealth Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
The Commonwealth Legal Information Institute provides free access to legal information from 59 Commonwealth and common law countries and territories.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text)
A resource for students, researchers and educators interested in any and all aspects of communication and mass media. CMMC offers indexing and abstracts for more than 570 journals, plus selected coverage of nearly 200 more titles. This database also includes full text for over 450 journals.
Compendex
Coverage: 1969 to present (Index)
Search Engineering Village, a combination of Compendex and INSPEC, for a broad range of topics within the scientific, applied science, technical and engineering disciplines. Provides access to seven related databases.
Computer Science Technical Reports
Computer science technical reports downloaded from selected Internet sites. The collection contains many large documents, such as PhD theses, which are mostly in English. Every word on every page of every report can be searched.
Computers & Applied Sciences Complete
Coverage: Some full text
Computers & Applied Sciences Complete covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines. CASC provides indexing and abstracts for nearly 2,200 academic journals, professional publications, and other reference sources from a diverse collection. Full text is also available for more than 1,000 periodicals. Subject areas include the many engineering disciplines, computer theory, and new technologies.
Court of Appeal of New Zealand Decisions
Coverage: 1999 to present (Full text)
Judgements dating from 1999 are available.
CREDO Reference
Coverage: Current editions (Full text)
An online reference library providing access to hundreds of reference books including encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, plus a range of subject-specific titles covering everything from art to accountancy and literature to law.
Current Contents Connect
Coverage: 1998 to present (Index)
Contains records from over 8,800 of the world's leading scholarly journals and more than 2,000 books in the sciences, social sciences and arts and humanities. Updated daily.
User Guide
Current Index to Statistics
Coverage: Index (1975 to present)
Bibliographic index to publications in statistics, probability, and related fields. Indexes the contents of over 160 core journals plus selected articles from 1200 additional journals in related fields, and around 11,000 books in statistics published since 1975. Produced by the American Statistical Association and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics.
Dictionary of New Zealand Biography
Coverage: 1769 to present (Full text)
Biographies of over 3,000 deceased New Zealanders who have made their mark on this country.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Coverage: Full text
Access to the full-text of over 4300 free, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals in all subjects and languages. Over 1600 of these journals are searchable at the article level.
Early Experiences in Australasia: Primary Sources and Personal Narratives 1788-1901
Coverage: 1788-1901
Provides a unique and personal view of events in the region from the arrival of the first settlers through to Australian Federation at the close of the nineteenth century.
Early New Zealand Books Online
A collection of electronic versions of significant New Zealand books originally published in the nineteenth century. Provided by University of Auckland Library.
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
Previously named NetLibrary, this collection integrates the content from eBooks and databases in nearly every area of academic study.
Ebrary eBooks
Over 70,000 book titles from 180+ academic publishers. You may create a personal account to save book links, bookmarks within a book, annotate pages, and highlight passages for later reference.
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EBSCOHOST
Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text).
A collection of around 25 databases covering all subject areas. To search a single database click on the database name. To search more than one database check the boxes next to the database names and click continue.
Econlit
Coverage: 1886 to present (Some full text)
EconLit, the American Economic Association's electronic database, is the world's foremost source of references to economic literature. The database contains more than 1.1 million records from 1886-present. EconLit covers virtually every area related to economics.
Education Research Complete
Coverage: Full text
Education Research Complete covers all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.
Emerald
Coverage: Full text (Abstracts available from 1988)
Provides access to the full-text of 190 journals and reviews from a further 300 in the fields of management, accounting and finance, librarianship, engineering and computer science. See Emerald homepage for latest news and announcements.
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Encyclopedia Britannica
Coverage: Full text
Includes the complete encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia, Britannica Book of the Year, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools. More product information available from the following Fact Sheet
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Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition
Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition offers encyclopedias for students of all levels. See the Guided Tour to help you choose a library with content and features appropriate for your grade level.
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Engineering Village
Coverage: 1969 to present (Index)
Search a combination of Compendex and INSPEC for a broad range of topics within the scientific, applied science, technical and engineering disciplines. Provides access to seven related databases.
English Short Title Catalogue
Coverage: 1473-1800 (Index)
A bibliography of books, serials, pamphlets and other ephemeral material printed in English-speaking countries from 1473 to 1800, based on the collections of over 2,000 institutions world-wide.
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ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)
Coverage: 1966 to present (Some full text)
ERIC is a digital library of education-related literature (including journals) to support the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching and educational decision-making.
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ERIC (via Proquest)
Coverage: 1966 to present (Some full text)
The Proquest version of the ERIC database which provides extensive coverage of the journal and report literature in the field of education and education related areas.
eTV
eTV is now available and can be accessed by all University of Waikato Staff and Students. Chrome Playback: There are known issues with Chrome when it comes to playing videos from eTV. The following link explains the problem and offers a solution Important Technical Update: Video Not Playing with Google Chrome.
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EUR-lex (European Union Law)
EUR-Lex provides direct free access to European Union law. Consult the Official Journal of the European Union as well as the treaties, legislation, case-law and legislative proposals.
Europa World Online
Coverage: Current edition (Full text)
Lists political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories, including recent history; government; economic affairs; defence; education; social welfare. Describes over 1,650 International Organisations.
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Factiva
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
Search newspapers, journals, newswires, media programme transcripts, pictures, and company background data extending back over 25 years in this global news and information service. Only three simultaneous logins are permitted.
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Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
Coverage: 1990 to present (Index)
Covers journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages. Books written by a single author are not indexed.
Film Reviews Index
Coverage: 1992-2004 (Index)
An index to film reviews published in journals held by the University of Waikato Library.
Finda
Coverage: Directory
New Zealand business directory, listings and reviews.
FindNZarticles
Coverage: Coverage varies (Index)
FindNZarticles provides access to New Zealand content, including material by or about New Zealanders, from a range of New Zealand newspapers and journals. Includes index to Te Ao Hou.
User Guide
Google Scholar
A search tool which allows searches across many disciplines and sources. By accessing Google Scholar from this site, any search results which are part of a Library subscription will be indicated by the Find@Waikato link.
Hansard
Coverage: 1987 to present (Full text)
Search the full-text of the New Zealand Parliamentary Debates (Hansard) from 1987 onwards via Knowledge Basket.
Health Business Elite
Coverage: 1965 to present (Full text)
Provides coverage of all aspects of health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care institution management.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Coverage: 1985 to present (Full text)
Covers topics like AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs, alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition, dietetics, children's and women's health, etc. Includes Stedman's Medical Dictionary and Clinical Pharmacology.
Health Source: Nursing / Academic Edition
Coverage: 1975 to present (Some full text)
This database focuses on many medical disciplines. Includes particularly strong coverage of nursing and allied health.
HeinOnline
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
HeinOnline provides access to around 1200 classic legal texts, law journals, US statutory and legal resources, the European Centre for minority issues and the full reprint of the English reports (1220-1865).
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Historical Maps of the Waikato Region
Search historical maps from the University of Waikato Library's Map Collection. The selection focuses on the Waikato and Bay of Plenty regions of the North Island of New Zealand. Some maps are of New Zealand as a whole and the Southwest Pacific.
Historical Photos of the Waikato and New Zealand
Search and browse a selection of historical photographs and postcards from the University of Waikato Library's Collection. Some photos of New Zealanders in other parts of the world are also presented.
Historical Photos of Waikato Rugby
Search and browse a selection of historical Waikato rugby photographs from the University of Waikato Library's Collection associated with the 1956 Springbok rugby team's visit to Hamilton to play Waikato (the Mooloos).
HKLII (Hong Kong Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
The Hong Kong Legal Information Institute provides free access to primary legal information (and some publicly available secondary materials) relating to Hong Kong.
Hospitality and Tourism Index
Coverage: 1960 to present (Some full text)
Covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism.
Humanities & Social Sciences Collection
Coverage: Coverage: 1998 - (Full text)
Dedicated to content from and about Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia, this database covers agriculture, arts, Asian studies, business, cultural studies, education, history, indigenous studies, law, media, political science, reference, social sciences, science and technology.
User Guide
Humanities International Complete
Coverage: Some full text
Humanities International Complete includes all data from the Humanities International Index (more than 2,300 journals and more than 2.9 million records) plus full text for more than 1,200 journals. Produced by Whitston Publishing (an imprint of EBSCO Publishing).
ICJ Legal Resource Center
Coverage: Some full text
A searchable database of the ICJ's (International Commission of Jurists) press releases, reports, legal documents & key external legal materials.
IEEE Computer Society: IEEE CSLSP-e
Coverage: Journals: 1988 to present; Conference proceedings: 1995 to present (Full text)
The IEEE Computer Society Library Subscription Plan (CSLSP-e) provides full-text access to around 30 IEEE Computer Society periodicals and over 3,300 conference proceedings titles.
Illustrated London News: NZ Content Collection
Coverage: 1853-1902
A Digital Library of the New Zealand content from the Illustrated London News, 1853 to 1902.
InCites
InCites is a customised citation-based research evaluation tool which allows academics to benchmark their own and their institution’s performance against peers and other institutions worldwide.
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Index New Zealand (INNZ)
Coverage: 1987 to present (Index)
Contains abstracts of selected New Zealand serials, including newspapers, about New Zealand and the South Pacific. Subjects covered include general interest material, social research, current affairs, the arts and humanities.
Index of Māori names
This index is from an unpublished manuscript compiled about 1925 by the missionary Rev. Henry James Fletcher (1868-1933). In its original form it was 987 pages long, a vast index of Māori names referred to in books and journals, including the names of boundaries, Māori individuals, canoes, trees, landmarks and geographical locations.
Index to Common Law Festschriften
A searchable index of legal essays from several English language jurisdictions. Jointly produced by the University of Auckland and the Law Foundation of New Zealand - Te Manatu a Ture o Aotearoa.
Index to New Zealand Art (INZART)
Coverage: 1960s to present (Index)
Indexes articles on New Zealand artists, art galleries and museums, exhibitions and art events. Details of images and illustrations are also included.
Index to Theses in Great Britain and Ireland
Coverage: 1716 to present
A comprehensive listing of theses with abstracts accepted for higher degrees by universities in Great Britain and Ireland since 1716. Contains links to freely available full-text.
Indigenous Education Research Database (IERD)
Searchable web database containing details of over 7,000 books, articles, conference papers and reports on various aspects of indigenous education from publishers in Australia and overseas. Material in the database is currently drawn from the Australian Education Index, produced by Cunningham Library, with additional material to be sourced from a variety of international organisations and publishers.
Informit Indexes
Informit Index databases offer a selection of over 70 databases that provide access to current and retrospective bibliographic information; abstracts; and selected full text web links from thousands of Australasia's leading scholarly titles. Data is drawn from Australasia's leading government agencies, institutions, societies and associations.
Infoshare (Statistics New Zealand)
Coverage: Full text
Online access to a wide range of time series data. This web-based tool can be used to view and download the most up-to-date information from the largest database of official statistics in New Zealand, and select data specific to your interests.
IngentaConnect
Coverage: Some full text
A collection of academic and professional journals with full-text access to a limited number of journals to which the Library subscribes. Combines the former Ingenta Journals and Ingenta Select.
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International Children’s Digital Library (ICDL)
Coverage: Full text
International Children's Digital Library, developed by the Internet Archive and the University of Maryland, features a multilingual, international collection of children's books. The ICDL collection includes 1817 books in 38 languages.
International Management Journals (IMJ)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
A number of management journals made available by managementjournals.com Limited (UK). Broad coverage area.
International Political Science Abstracts
Coverage: 1989 to present (Index)
Indexes and abstracts articles from periodicals published throughout the world on political science, including international relations.
IOPscience
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
Access to full-text of around 15 physics titles to which the library currently subscribes, and full-text of the journals in the historic archive package, 1874-2003.
Iwidex
A database created from material held in the heritage and research collections of Auckland City Libraries.
Journal Citation Reports
Coverage: 2001 to present
Allows the evaluation & comparison of journals using citation data. Includes over 10,500 journals from most areas of science, technology, & social sciences. Shows most frequently cited journals, highest impact journals & most published articles in a field.
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Journal Surf
Journal Surf is the online catalogue which indexes the School Journal, School Journal Story Library, Junior Journal, Connected and other resources. These journals provide excellent support for all areas of the Primary and Secondary teaching curriculum.
JSTOR
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
Access to archival issues of journals with coverage usually ending three to five years before present. Back issues of over 1500 journals in the arts, humanities, science, and social sciences with links to current issues available in Project Muse.
Knovel Library
A small collection of applied science reference books. Click on "My Subscription" to view the titles (K-Essentials and Permanent Access titles).
Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Coverage: Vol. 1186 (1997) to present (Full text)
Coverage of earlier years is not comprehensive. Includes Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics. Publishes new developments in computer science and information technology research, development and education.
LegalTrac
Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)
Articles from all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers, including more than 200 titles in full text.
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Leisure Tourism
Coverage: 1979 to present (Index)
Contains citations with abstracts to current journal and other published literature relating to leisure, recreation and tourism activities and associated facilities and allied topics.
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Lexis
Coverage: Full text
Access to state and federal case law; codes and statutes; court documents; over 3.5 billion public records; business news, legal news, regional news etc.
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LexisNexis NZ
Coverage: Full text
Access to New Zealand statutes, case law and commentary.
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Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts
Coverage: 1960 to present (Index)
Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry and scholarly communication.
LII (Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
LII is provided by the Cornell Law School and offers access to selected United States primary and secondary sources. These include Court opinions, Constitutional Law resources, subject guides, directories and special reference libraries.
MapToaster Topo
Topographical maps of New Zealand. Available On-Campus only. This link will launch an external application for IE users. If you are using another internet browser, please contact Library for more information.
Marketing and Management Collection

The Marketing and Management Collection includes over 800 specially prepared audio-visual lectures, organised into comprehensive series and delivered by principals, managers and advisors from the business world and leading academics. It makes available a wide range of detailed, practical knowledge on subjects as diverse as Change Management, Doing Business in India, Business Ethics, Information Technology, Bargaining and Negotiations, Data Mining, Retail Marketing, Bayesian Analysis, Sport Marketing, Pharmaceutical Marketing, Supply Chain Management and Export Marketing to name just a few series.

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MarketLine
MarketLine (Advantage) offers an up-to-date, comprehensive collection of company, industry and country information, extending across 200+ countries and every major industry sector. Updated on a daily basis, it is a dynamic access point to the world of market intelligence.
MAS Ultra - School Edition
Coverage: 1975 to present (Some full text)
Designed for high school libraries. Provides full-text & abstracts from popular general interest & current events publications, full-text pamphlets, reference books, biographies, primary source documents, & an image collection of photos, maps & flags.
Matapihi
Experience a selection of pictures, sounds and objects from New Zealand's archives, galleries, libraries and museums. Search over 175,000 pictures, objects, sounds, movies and texts.
MathSciNet
Coverage: 1940 to present (Some full text)
Covers the world's mathematical literature providing access to the bibliographic data & reviews of mathematical research literature in Mathematical Reviews. Contains signed reviews & links to original articles and other original documents when available.
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Mental Measurements Yearbook
Coverage: Full text
Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMYB) contains full text about and reviews of all English-language standardised tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, and psychology. Please log out after using MMYB (only 1 user allowed).
MLA International Bibliography
Coverage: 1926 to present (Index)
Produced by the Modern Language Association. Provides access to scholarly research in over 7,000 journals and series as well as monographs, working papers, proceedings, bibliographies etc in the fields of literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. Limited to four simultaneous users.
Māori Bibliography
Indexes Maori topics appearing in books, conference proceedings and journals which cannot otherwise easily be found in regular sources.
Māori Land Court Minute Books Index
Coverage: 1865-1910 (Index)
The Maori Land Court Minute Books index provides easy and quick access to over 1100 minute books between 1865 and 1910, from the Taitokerau, Waikato-Maniapoto, Tairawhiti, Waiariki, Aotea, Takitimu, and Waipounamu Maori Land Court Districts.
Māori Land Legislation
Coverage: 1840 to present (Index)
A summary of all New Zealand legislation since 1840 (including private and local Acts) which has affected Maori or Maori land. Includes brief notes on the historical context & the impact of each Act cited, with references to other Government publications.
Māori Niupepa Project
A collection of historic newspapers published primarily for a Māori audience between 1842 and 1932.
NBER Working Papers
Coverage: Full text
Access to full-text working papers prepared by the National Bureau of Economic Research.
New Zealand Council for Educational Research (NZCER): Journals Online
NZCER Journals Online provides access to Set: Research Information for Teachers, Assessment Matters, Curriculum Matters and Early Childhood Folio.  These titles cover research in early childhood education, curriculum and assessment in education research, policy and practice.
New Zealand Digital Library (NZDL)
The New Zealand Digital Library project is a research programme at The University of Waikato. This website provides several document collections, including historical documents, humanitarian and development information, computer science technical reports and bibliographies, literary works, and magazines.
New Zealand Educational Theses (NZET)
National database of New Zealand educational theses (NZET).
New Zealand Electronic Text Centre (NZETC)
Growing archive of New Zealand and Pacific Islands texts and heritage materials, including  images and full-text books, manuscripts and journals. All resources are fully searchable. Produced by Victoria University of Wellington.
New Zealand Fisheries Management Research Database
Coverage: Index
Provides links to key sources of New Zealand fisheries management and policy information covering social, economic, environmental, recreational and customary rights information.
New Zealand Gazette Archive
Coverage: 1841 to present (Full text)
The New Zealand Gazette is the official newspaper of the Government of New Zealand and is produced by the Department of Internal Affairs.
New Zealand Index
Includes NZ Science; Newzindex; Index New Zealand; Newspaper Index (articles about MPs etc, 1993-2003); Index Auckland (1840-); Family Notices (NZ Herald); INZART (Index to New Zealand art); NZ Womans Weekly (1932-1951).
New Zealand Legislation
New Zealand Acts, Bills and Regulations freely available to download.
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New Zealand National Union Catalogue (via Te Puna)
Coverage: Index
Contains bibliographic records for books and journals published worldwide, and indicates which New Zealand libraries may have copies.
Newspaper Source
Coverage: 1995 to present (Some full text)
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided.
Newzindex
Coverage: 1985 to present (Index)
Indexes items of interest to business and industry from New Zealand's business and commercial publications including journals, newsletters and newspapers. Select from the New Zealand Index menu.
Newztext magazines
Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)
Covers New Zealand magazines with a business or industry orientation and includes Stock Exchange Announcements (1995- ).
Newztext Newspapers
Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)
Includes content from New Zealand newspapers (Fairfax, NZ Herald)and The Independent UK.
Newztext Plus
Includes INNZ; newspapers (Fairfax, NZ Herald and The Independent UK); magazines (with a business or industry orientation); newswires (Radio NZ and Scoop); Newzindex and TNS Regional and Industry Reports (business research and intelligence).
Niustext
Niustext is a Knowledge Basket database providing a searchable full text database reflecting the publishing activity and radio newsfeeds of the islands of the Pacific.
NZ Science
Coverage: 1840 to present
An index of New Zealand science provided by The Crown Research Institutes and The Royal Society of New Zealand. Select from the New Zealand Index menu.
NZ Short Stories Index
Coverage: Coverage varies (Index)
The indexes on these pages aim to help people find what stories authors have written and to provide information which locates the magazines, journals, books and anthologies that have carried the stories. 
NZLII (New Zealand Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
The New Zealand Legal Information Institute (NZLII) provides free access to legal information in New Zealand.
NZX Company Research
Coverage: Full text
Provides access to NZ company profiles, financials, announcements, annual reports, prices, charts, forecasts, top 50 shareholders, etc.
O*Net Online
Coverage: Directory
Provided by the US Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration. Includes detailed information on over 960 occupations, detailing skills, abilities, tasks, knowledge, work activities, experience levels required etc.
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OECD Economic Surveys
Coverage: 1997 to present
The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development's (OECD) periodic reviews of member and non-member economies. Each issue provides a comprehensive analysis of developments in the subject country, along with individual chapters covering key economic challenges being faced and recommendations for dealing with the challenges.
OECD iLibrary
Coverage: 1998 to present
OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data. Previously known as SourceOECD.
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Office of Scientific and Technical Information Resources
Coverage: Some full text
The US Department of Energy's Office of Scientific and Technical Information provides access to a wealth of energy, science, and technology research and development information from the Manhattan Project to the present.
Oxford Art Online
Coverage: Full text
Access The Dictionary of Art & The Oxford Companion to Western Art. Includes ongoing additions of new & updated articles, thumbnail art images & line drawings displayed in the article text, extensive image links, & sophisticated search & navigation tools. Previously known as Grove Art Online.
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Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Coverage: 400BC-2004 (Full text)
An illustrated collection of more than 50,000 specially written biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of Britain's past, from the fourth century BC to the year 2004. Excludes living people.
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Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
The meaning, history and pronunciation of over 500,000 words, both present and past, from across the English-speaking world. Includes the usage of words, etymological analysis, and variant spellings. Shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.
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Oxford Journals
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
Full-text of journals published by Oxford University Press. Users can browse journals by title or search across the entire online collection.
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Oxford Music Online
Coverage: Full text
Access The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz. The database includes over 3,000 links to related sites, including sound archives, and is updated annually. Previously known as Grove Music Online.
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Oxford Reference Online Premium
Coverage: Full text
Access around 200 language and subject reference works from Oxford University Press in a single cross-searchable resource.
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PacLII (Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
The Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII) provides free access to legal information gathered from countries in the South Pacific.
Papers Past
Coverage: 1839 to 1945
Papers Past contains more than one million pages of digitised New Zealand newspapers and periodicals. The collection covers the years 1839 to 1945 and includes publications from all regions of New Zealand.
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PapersFirst (via OCLC FirstSearch)
Coverage: 1993 to present (Index)
An index of papers presented at every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.
Philosopher’s Index
Coverage: 1940 to present (Index)
Indexes and abstracts books and journals of philosophy and related fields. Covers ethics, aesthetics, epistemology, logic, and metaphysics as well as material on the philosophy of disciplines, such as law, religion, science, history, and education.
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Physical Education Index
Coverage: 1970-present
Includes curricula, sports medicine, dance, sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, sport sociology/psychology, health education and physical therapy.
Population Index
Coverage: 1986-2000 (Index)
A searchable and browsable database containing 46,035 abstracts from books, journal articles, working papers of demographic literature etc, published in Population Index in the period 1986-2000.
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Press Display: Newspapers From Around the World
Coverage: 60-day back issue access
Press Display offers access to today's newspapers in their original format. No additional software is required. Includes all articles, features and ads. Over 2,300 titles from around 97 countries and 55 languages are available, with new titles added monthly. Limited to 2 simultaneous users.
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Proceedings (via OCLC FirstSearch)
Coverage: 1993 to present (Index)
An index of every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.
Profile.id New Zealand Community Profile
A comprehensive socio-demographic profile for the community at the Local Government Area level and for smaller communities within it. It presents data from the 1996, 2001 and 2006 New Zealand Census in easy to use tables, charts and commentary covering a wide range of census questions. 2013 Census data is being added as it becomes available during 2014.
Project Muse
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
Includes over 300 journals from over 70 scholarly publishers covering the fields of literature and criticism, history, visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, economics, and many others.
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PROLA (Physical Review Online Archive)
Coverage: 1893-2010 (Full text)
Access to the full-text of all American Physical Society journals published between 1893 and 2010, as well as the full-text of APS journals to which the Library currently subscribes.
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ProQuest Central
Coverage: 1971 to present (Some full text)
A collection of databases which, when searched together, provides information on all subject areas. Contains millions of full-text articles, abstracts and indexes from journals, newspapers etc.
ProQuest Education
Coverage: 1966 to present (Some full text)
Includes CBCA Education, Physical Education Index, ProQuest Education Journals and ERIC. These databases provide resources on teaching, educational research, educational administration, literature on primary, secondary, higher, adult and special education as well as home schooling. The collection includes scholarly journals, administration and professional publications, topical journals, theses, dissertations and education-focused newsletters.
ProQuest Management
Coverage: 1971 to present (Some full text)
Includes ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/Inform Trade & IndustryAccounting & Tax, Banking Information Source and CBCA Business. The ABI/INFORM databases provide comprehensive in-depth coverage for thousands of publications and the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. Accounting & Tax brings together key resources covering current news and topics, trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day.
ProQuest NewsStand
Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)
ProQuest NewsStand offers full-text access of over 1300 newspapers, news websites and blogs from leading publishers throughout the world. ProQuest NewsStand is easily searchable and has archives from the 1980s from some newspapers. The database includes backfiles for most newspapers, providing access to articles, columns, editorials, obituaries and features published in each newspaper. Major newspapers include the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The Guardian and many other national and regional titles. 
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ProQuest Religion
This database provides a wide range of primarily full-text, international periodicals for diverse religious and spiritual studies, covering formal theological studies of major religions, as well as the most recent trends and scholarly thought. Includes titles from religious publishing bodies and non-denominational organisations. The resource reflects a wide spectrum of religious belief systems and supports the global study of religion.
ProQuest Science & Technology
Coverage: 1970 to present
Includes Physical Education Index, ProQuest Career and Technical Education: Science & Technology, ProQuest Computing, ProQuest Research Library: Science & Technology and ProQuest Telecommunications. These databases provide access to content ranging from physical education curricula, sports medicine, dance, health education and physical therapy as well as vocational information focused on computing, science and technology.
ProQuest Social Sciences
Includes ProQuest Religion, ProQuest Social Science Journals plus Social Services and Sociological Abstracts. These databases provide citations, abstracts and full text access to literature on disciplines ranging from mental health, anthropology, sociology, political science to communication, education, criminology, demography, economics and theological studies from religious publishing bodies and nondenominational organizations.
ProwessDX
Coverage: From 1990
ProwessDX is a tool for extracting data of the financial performance of Indian companies. Annual Reports of companies and data available from India's two large stock exchanges are the principal sources of the data. ProwessDX delivers data for about 34,000 companies, including listed, unlisted and private companies. All companies listed on the National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Stock exchange are covered. Each user is required to register for access. Please read the 'Limits' page before creating any reports.
PsycARTICLES
Coverage: 1985 to present (Full text)
Includes full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber. Excludes advertisements and editorial board lists.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Coverage: 1965 to present (Some full text)
This database covers topics such as emotional and behavioural characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.
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PsycINFO
Coverage: 1840 to present
Indexes and abstracts international literature in psychology and related disciplines such as psychiatry, education, business, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, law, linguistics, and social work.
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Pubmed
Coverage: 1950 to present (Some full text)
A service of the National Library of Medicine. Includes over 19 million citations for biomedical articles from MEDLINE and additional life science journals. Includes links to many sites providing full-text articles and other related resources.
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PubMed Central (PMC)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
The U.S. National Institutes of Health's free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature. Most articles are available within a year of publication, however only certain categories of material may be included.
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Regional Business News
Coverage: 1990 to present (Some full text)
Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
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Religion and Philosophy Collection
Coverage: 1975 to present (Some full text)
Covers topics like world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political and moral philosophy, philosophy of language, and history of philosophy.
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RePEc: Research Papers in Economics
Coverage: Some full text
A collaborative effort of volunteers in 69 countries to enhance the dissemination of research in economics, RePEc is a decentralised database of working papers, journal articles (full-text only available if UoW subscribes) and software components.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
Coverage: 1967 to present (Index)
Includes items on music and various other fields as they relate to music, from journals, books, bibliographies, catalogues, conference proceedings, discographies, dissertations, ethnographic recordings, Festschriften, films, iconographies, and videos.
RMA-net (New Zealand’s Environmental Law online)
Legal decisions affecting New Zealand's environment. Available free between the hours of 7.00pm and 9.00pm to University of Waikato students. Please see Law Librarian or Law staff for userID and password.
SAFLII (Southern African Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
The Southern African Legal Information Institute provides free access to Southern and Eastern African legal information.
Sage Journals
Coverage: Full text (1999 to present)
SAGE Publications publishes journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. Select 'SAGE Content Available to Me' to access subscribed journals. Archive access available for some titles.
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ScienceDirect (Elsevier)
Coverage: 1995 to present (Full text)
Access the full-text of over 1000 journals primarily in the Sciences, but including Business, Education, Linguistics, Management, Sociology, etc. Users may register and create their own account allowing use of personalisation and alert services.
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SciFinder
Coverage: Citations and Abstracts
SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS databases containing literature from many scientific disciplines including chemistry, biomedical sciences, engineering, materials science and agricultural science. To register for a SciFinder account click here
Scopus
Coverage: Citations and Abstracts
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources with smart tools to track, analyse and visualise research. For personalised features, click on the "Register" link on the top right hand corner of any page.
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Serials Directory
Coverage: Current information (Full text)
Bibliographic and pricing information for academic and popular serials and data from over 108,000 publishers worldwide, including email and internet addresses. The records indicate when a serial is an academic or scholarly publication and whether it is peer-reviewed.
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Social Services Abstracts
Coverage: 1979 to present (Index)
Coverage of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas including social welfare, social policy and community development. Abstracts and indexes over 1,300 publications.
Social Work Abstracts
Coverage: 1997 to present (Index)
Social Work Abstracts covers over 450 journals in all areas of the profession, including theory and practice, areas of service, social issues and problems. The Register of Clinical Social Workers is a directory of clinical social workers in the US.
Sociological Abstracts
Coverage: 1952 to present (Index)
Covers the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioural sciences. Provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,800 serials publications.
Source Online: Subject Guide to Children's Books
Australia & New Zealand's online reference guide to children's books, poetry, short stories and literary awards. Includes bibliographic details with annotations and subject headings for over 14000 picture books and children's and young adult novels.
SPORTDiscus
Coverage: 1949 to present (Some full text)
Provided by the Sport Information Resource Centre, SPORTDiscus offers comprehensive coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines. Limited to three simultaneous users.
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SpringerLink Journal Collection
Coverage: 1996 to present (Full text)
Access to the full-text of over 1500 journals published by Springer. Subjects covered include biomedicine, life science, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer science, humanities and economics.
Statistics for Universities
Coverage: Full text
Access to a range of New Zealand statistics prepared specially for Universities. Includes census, disability, vitals, migration and business demography data.
SwetsWise
Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text)
Search a wide range of journals. Access to full-text is limited to journals to which the Library subscribes. Click on the IP authentication link to start.
Synthesis Lectures - Collection 1 (Morgan & Claypool)
Computer and Information Science Collection One is comprised of 50 Synthesis lectures including subjects - Artificial Intelligence, Data Management, Quantum Computing and more.
Synthesis Lectures - Collection 3 (Morgan & Claypool)
Computer and Information Science Collection One is comprised of 50 Synthesis lectures including subjects - Artificial Intelligence, Computer Architecture, Human Language Technologies and more.
Synthesis Lectures - Collection 4 (Morgan & Claypool)
Computer and Information Science Collection Four is comprised of 50 Synthesis lectures including subjects - Artificial Intelligence, Data Management, Quantum Computing and more.
Taylor & Francis eBooks
A collection of around 70 titles covering a broad range of legal, computing and leisure topics.
Taylor & Francis Online
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
Access to the full-text of over 1400 journals in all subjects published by Taylor & Francis. Previously known as Informaworld.
Te Ao Hou: The New World
Coverage: Full text
Access all 76 issues of a bilingual quarterly published (1952-76) by the Maori Affairs Department which aimed to discuss all questions of interest to Maori. The index was compiled by The University of Waikato Library.
Te Puna / National Library of New Zealand
Choose from a number of databases including Index New Zealand (abstracts articles from selected NZ journals and newspapers) and the New Zealand National Union Catalogue (bibliographic records and NZ library holdings for items published worldwide).
TechXtra (replaces Recent Advances in Manufacturing)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text)
TechXtra searches 31 different collections relevant to engineering, mathematics and computing, including content from over 50 publishers. Find articles, websites, books, latest industry news, job announcements, ejournals, technical reports, theses.
Thomas: Legislative Information on the Internet
Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text)
United States Federal legislative information free on the Internet.
Times Digital Archive
Coverage: 1785-2007
The complete digital edition of the Times (London) can be searched and full images of either a specific article or a complete page retrieved. The entire newspaper has been captured, including all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photographs.
TLS Historical Archive (Incorporates Times Literary Supplement Centenary Archive)
Coverage: 1902-2008 (Full text)
The TLS Historical Archive is the improved and expanded new edition of the TLS Centenary Archive, and allows users to full-text search every page of every issue of the Times Literary Supplement from 1902 to 2008. Search over 300,000 reviews, letters, poems and articles for information about English literature and other humanities or social science subjects. Users can track the literary activity and critical opinion makers of the 20th century.
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TradeLawGuide - Innovative Tools For Researching WTO Law
Coverage: Full text
A World Trade Organization (WTO) research product that searches across PDF files of official awards, decisions, and other WTO documents. Includes Article Citator, Jurisprudence Citators, Treaty Interpretation, Terms & Phrases, Jurisprudence Pending, DSB Minutes, Full Text Search, Selected Annotated Agreements and Negotiating History.
UN Data
UN Statistical portal, combining 22 databases and 60 million records. Topics include agriculture, employment, education, energy, environment, health, human development, information and communication technology, population, refugees, trade and tourism.
UNESCO Documents and Publications
Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text)
Contains bibliographic records and full-text of UNESCO documents, publications (full-text of out-of-print documents only) and journals; bibliographic records of the UNESCO Library's acquisitions.
United Kingdom Official Documents
Coverage: 1994 to present (Full text)
Government documents covering a broad range of topics. There are two main groups of documents: Command Papers (sometimes known as White or Green Papers) and House of Commons Papers (includes Annual Reports from Government bodies).
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United Nations Official Document System (ODS)
Coverage: 1993 to present (Full text)
UN documentation including General Assembly, Security Council, Economic & Social Council, & Trusteeship Council resolutions (1946-). Excludes press releases, sales publications, UN Treaty Series & information brochures from the Dept of Public Information.
United Nations Treaty Collection
Coverage: 1946 to present (Full text)
Contains treaties and international agreements registered or filed with the Secretariat of the U.N. since 1946. Texts are in their authentic language(s), along with translations into English and French, as appropriate.
ViVa: a Bibliography of Women’s History in Historical and Women’s Studies Journals
Coverage: 1975 to present (Index)
Covers women's and gender history, including prostitution, witchcraft, housework, sexuality, birth control, infanticide, the family, gynaecology, and masculinity. Indexes 180 European, American, Canadian, Asian, Australian and New Zealand journals.
Web of Science
Coverage: Index
Web of Science is a comprehensive research platform, bringing together many different types of content for searching. Journal articles, patents, websites, conference proceedings, Open Access material can all can be accessed through one interface, using a variety of powerful search and analysis tools. Previously known as Web of Knowledge.
Web of Science Core Collection
Coverage: 1965 to present (Index)
Web of Science Core Collection allows you to search more than 12,000 journals across the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Combines Science Citation, Social Sciences Citation and Arts and Humanities Citation Indexes and includes ISI Proceedings. To access personalised features, such as 'My Citation Alerts', remember to sign in first.
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Westlaw International
Coverage: Full text
Westlaw International is an online legal research service providing quick, easy access to West's vast collection of statutes, case law materials, public records and other legal resources, as well as current news articles and business information.
Westlaw NZ
New Zealand legal sources including New Zealand Statutes, case law and journals, legislation and commentary to precedents and news, as well as tax information. If the One Pass box appears while you are signing in, please click on the link "IP users click here to log in".
Wiley Online Library
Coverage: 1997 to present (Full text)
Access to Wiley journals in the fields of: Business, Finance & Management; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth Science; Education; Engineering; Humanities and Social Sciences; Law; Life and Medical Sciences; Mathematics and Statistics; Physics; Psychology.
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World Bank Data
World Bank Data provides access to World Development Indicators (WDI), Global Development Finance (GDF), Africa Development Indicators (ADI) and Global Economic Monitor (GEM). See Data Catalogue for descriptions of individual data sets.
World Bank eLibrary
Coverage: 1990s to present (Full text)
The World Bank is the world’s largest source of development assistance. The eLibrary offers full-text access to the complete backlist of all books, working papers, and journal articles published by the World Bank since the 1990s.
World Constitutions Illustrated (WCI)
Contains the current constitution for every country, constitutional histories, texts on constitutional law, links to scholarly articles about constitutional development, and a bibliography of selected constitutional books. Browsable by country or resource. Part of HeinOnline.
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World Shakespeare Bibliography Online
Coverage: 1964 to present (Index)
Provides annotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare.
World Who's Who
Coverage: Full text
World Who's Who brings together current and hard-to-find biographical information on more than 60,000 of the most gifted, famous and influential men and women in all fields.
WorldCat
Coverage: Index
Access to records for over 1.2 billion items, including theses, books and articles from all parts of the world. There are links to full-text where this is available.
WorldLII (World Legal Information Institute)
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
World Legal Information Institute provides free access to worldwide law. Users can simultaneously search WORDLII, other participating LIIs and the Internet.

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