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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
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This index is from an unpublished manuscript compiled about 1925 by the missionary Rev.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.
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.
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. 
Pacific Islands News & Information Database (PINI)
Coverage: Coverage varies
The Knowledge Basket South Pacific PINI database (formerly known as Niustext) contains the full text of newspapers, magazines and other resources from the South Pacific. New material is added daily, including retrospective coverage. Archival coverage varies for each title.
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.
User Guide
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.

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