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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.

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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Coverage: 1975 to present (Some full text)

A scholarly, multi-disciplinary database providing full-text access to peer-reviewed journals as well as indexing and abstracts for thousands of journals, books and other publications.

Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries. It delivers almost 80,000 titles spanning the widest range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more.

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The Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection brings together global scholarly journals and other key resources, providing access to reliable information in this continuously evolving area of study. The collection helps researchers locate precise results from sources ranging from current news to professional and academic journal articles covering the trends and history influencing important accounting, tax, banking, and financial issues of the day.

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Coverage: 1947 to present (Full text)

Contains citations, abstracts and full-text of articles published in Association for Computing Machinery journals, proceedings and selected works published by affiliates and special interest groups; and tables of contents for ACM newsletters published since 1985.

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Journals published by the American Economic Association (AEA), including the American Economic Review and Journal of Economic Perspectives.

Coverage: 1970 to present (Index)

Covers agriculture and 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.

Current advances and foundational research covering the breadth and depth of the physical sciences. Explore the latest news, peer-reviewed research, reviews, journals, and proceedings from AIP Publishing and partners.

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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.

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.

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.

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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APA PsycTherapy® is intended for educational purposes, with an emphasis on the techniques and qualities a psychotherapist brings to practice in a clinical setting. Observe sessions from over 200 field-leading therapists.

ArchSite is an online database that contains information about recorded archaeological sites in New Zealand. ArchSite uses GIS (Geographic Information System) technology to manage and display information on maps. It is the national inventory of archaeological sites in New Zealand.

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Peer-reviewed journals published by the American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE).

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This database offers full-text academic literature on Asian social sciences, business, government, economic development and current affairs. 55 countries are covered.

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This database offers full-text peer-reviewed literature devoted to Asian Humanities - Asian languages, arts, culture, history and religion. 53 countries are covered.

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This database allows searching of more than 330 databases containing legislation, case-law, law reform reports and legal journals from 28 countries including the Philippines, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Mongolia and East Timor.

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.

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Compass provides one of the most comprehensive libraries of technical information available, with access to all available versions of ASTM 12,000+ Standards. Register for an ASTM Compass account to receive notification whenever new revisions are published or use the version comparison tool that clearly highlights changes from one edition to the next.

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 For recent Waikato theses, see the Research Commons.

Coverage: 1788-1990 (Full text)

The Australian Dictionary of Biography is Australia's pre-eminent dictionary of national biography. In it you will find concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of over 13,000 significant and representative persons in Australian history.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text).

British and Irish case law and legislation, European Union case law, Law Commission reports, and other law-related British and Irish material.

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination is a teaching resource consisting of anatomy and system specific videos. Each video shows a step by step examination. The database represents a broad spectrum of ages and cultural backgrounds for both patients and clinicians. Includes information on health history, documentation, communication, and, patient interactions.

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.

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.

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.

Coverage: Index

Accessed through findNZarticles this is a bibliography of books, theses, reports, book chapters and journal articles relating to homosexuality in New Zealand.

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A freely available "Black Lives Matter" learning resource, featuring a rich collection of handpicked articles from the digital archives of over 50 different publications.

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Discover encyclopedia articles, full-text journal and magazine articles, primary sources, multimedia, and other unique resources and tools that make research easier and more productive.

Britannica School offers resources for students of all levels. Features three unique interfaces to thousands of curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, editor-recommended websites, making Britannica School the go-to site for research for all students.

BrowZine is a web and tablet application that allows you to browse, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals available from the University of Waikato Library.

Provides video in a range of areas: corporate training, case studies, executive interviews, expert lectures, instructional films, and documentaries. Over 400 hours of applied video in this streaming collection complement the business classroom by illustrating practical, real-life applications for relevant topic and skills.

Coverage: 1922 to present (Some full text)

Business Source Complete provides bibliographic and full-text content for all business disciplines. It includes thousands of peer-reviewed journals, ebooks and other full-text material such as market research reports and detailed company profiles.

BWB Texts are short books by New Zealand writers. They are succinct narratives spanning contemporary issues, memoir, history and science, with new works published regularly.

The ten volumes of Te Pouhere Kōrero: Māori History, Māori People explore the rich narratives of Māori and indigenous history. Covering a wide range of topics, the collection provides a valuable resource for research on the history and culture of Aotearoa New Zealand. This peer-reviewed journal seeks to disseminate and promote Māori mātauranga and perspectives on history to wider audiences.

A full-text searchable online collection of high quality New Zealand non-fiction titles. Authors include James Belich, Judith Binney, Aroha Harris, Kuni Kaa Jenkins, Alison Jones, Michael King, Claudia Orange, Tipene O'Regan, Anne Salmond, Angela Wanhalla, Albert Wendt.

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The Treaty of Waitangi Collection is primarily designed to provide a new and authoritative home for Treaty scholarship online, with more books to be added over time. The collection was built with support from the BWB Publishing Trust and the New Zealand Law Foundation.

Coverage: Directory only

The Journalytics search provides current information on the contact information, publication guidelines, review information, journal metrics & altmetrics, and circulation data for a large number of academic journals across 18 academic disciplines. The Predatory Reports identify predatory publishers with exploitative operations. Please note that this database does not provide access to full-text journal articles.

Coverage: Some full text (Coverage varies)

Cambridge Core is the platform for Cambridge University Press's academic content, bringing together journal and book content. Access over 420 peer-reviewed academic journals covering the humanities; social sciences; science, technology and medicine; and, a select collection of academic ebooks.

Cambridge Prisms is a series of fully open access journals that map out and build connections in cross-disciplinary subject areas to address real-world challenges.

Cambridge Research Directions is a new series of question-led, open access journals that have broken free of the limitations of the traditional publication model to better reflect the research process.

Coverage: Index

Canadian Industry Suppliers and their Products (Manufacturers, Exporters, Distribution and Service companies). First published in 1900.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

Provides access to court judgments from all Canadian courts, including the Supreme Court of Canada, federal courts, and the courts in all Canada’s provinces and territories. also contains decisions from many tribunals nationally.

The Capital Letter provides court judgment summaries from the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of New Zealand. It also provides updates on legislation, statutory reviews and general reviews, expert commentary and opinion pieces.

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New Zealand and Australian primary and secondary sources on tax, employment, company, and health and safety law.

Completely searchable and easy to use, the Chicago Manual of Style Online provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices for the digital age. Now offering the full contents of the 17th and 16th editions.

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CiteSeerX is an evolving scientific literature digital library and search engine focused primarily on literature in computer and information science. It provides resources such as algorithms, data, metadata, services, techniques, and software that can be used to promote other digital libraries.

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An interactive education platform that supports students and faculty with trusted nursing content and comprehensive learning tools. Contains over 90 acclaimed Nursing textbooks, covering 37 relevant Nursing specialties from Anatomy and Physiology to Public Health; 20 core Student Midwifery textbooks, plus 24,000+ high resolution images, unlocked and discoverable for visual learning. To search for and access eBooks, please register (by creating an Elsevier User profile/Personal Account) & logging in with those credentials.

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.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

The Commonwealth Legal Information Institute provides free access to legal information from 60 Commonwealth and common law countries and territories.

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CMMC offers full text and indexing and abstracts for journals covering communication, mass media, linguistics, rhetoric, language, logic, and related fields. It is a rich reference tool encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline. Includes New Zealand, Pacific and Australian content.

Coverage: Index

Index to computer science technical reports and academic publications, such as PhD theses. Mostly in English.

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Computers & Applied Sciences Complete is a comprehensive database of indexed and full-text content offers a vast knowledge base pertaining to traditional computing and applied sciences challenges and resources. It is an outstanding source for content concerning the business and social implications of new technology.

Coverage: Coverage varies is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information.

An invaluable firsthand look at the realities of working with clients and the challenges associated with putting theoretical concepts into practice. Contains hundreds of hours of footage from therapy sessions, training videos, and reenactments conducted by renowned counseling professionals.

Coverage: 1999 to present (Full text)

This database contains decisions from the Court of Appeal of New Zealand.

Coverage: Some full text

CSIRO Publishing publishes journals presenting the latest research by leading Australian and overseas scientists. Covers a broad range of subjects, including agriculture, chemistry, plant and animal sciences, natural history and environmental management.

Coverage: Index (1975 to 2017)

The Current Index to Statistics (CIS) is a bibliographic index of publications in statistics, probability, and related fields. It includes data from approximately 160 core journals, 1200 additional journals in related fields, and 11,000 books. The bulk of the content in CIS is from 1975-2017. CIS was developed by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics and the American Statistical Association.

DatAnalysis Premium is a web-based source of comprehensive financial and non-financial information on all ASX & NZX listed and delisted companies.

Coverage: 1769 to present (Full text)

Life stories of over 3,000 people who have shaped New Zealand's culture and history.

Digital Culture Books is an imprint of the University of Michigan Press, dedicated to publishing innovative work in new media studies and digital humanities.

Digital Theatre+ is the world’s leading educational platform for the performing arts, with unlimited access to over 1000+ full-length productions and educational resources. DT+ collaborate with renowned theatre companies, actors and creatives to capture and curate live performances in stunning quality and bring you insights from behind the scenes, and commission bespoke educational resources to support study at every level.

An online directory of academic, peer-reviewed, open access books. Search by keyword or browse by subject.

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DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals, covering all areas of science, technology, medicine, social science and humanities.

This is an exclusive Disability Busters series of longer interviews from the acclaimed documentary Defiant Lives.  Activists talk about their role in the rise and fight of the disability rights movement. To access please create an account using your University of Waikato email.

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DynaMed delivers the most current and accurate, evidence-based content for practicing clinicians. Emergent scientific literature and clinical practice guidelines are systematically and objectively surveyed by a multidisciplinary team. Relevant information is captured, appraised, and synthesised rapidly into DynaMed’s clinical content, with 6 rounds of updates a day on the site.

Coverage: 1788-1901

Provides a unique and personal view of events in Australia and New Zealand from the arrival of the first settlers through to Australian Federation at the close of the nineteenth century.

A collection of electronic versions of significant New Zealand books originally published in the nineteenth century. Provided by the University of Auckland. Full-text searchable.

An ebook lending platform that offers content across all subject areas from major academic publishers world-wide.

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A growing collection of academic eBooks.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text).

A collection of around 20 databases covering all subject areas.

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CINAHL (Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature) Ultimate is the definitive resource for nursing and allied health research. Covers over 50 nursing specialties, as well as allied health subjects such as speech and language pathology, nutrition, physical therapy and more.

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.

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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.

Coverage: 1900 to present

EM-DAT contains essential core data on the occurrence and effects of over 22,000 mass disasters in the world from 1900 to the present. The database is compiled from various sources, including UN agencies, non-governmental organisations, insurance companies, research institutes and press agencies.

Coverage: Full text (Abstracts available from 1988)

Provides full-text access to around 200 journals and reviews from a further 300 in the fields of management, accounting and finance, public policy, engineering, tourism and computer science.

New Zealand's online news and information service for the energy sector including a comprehensive industry participant and energy asset database. Executive interviews, news, opinions and commentary published on a daily basis.

Coverage: 1473-1800 (Index)

The English Short Title Catalogue lists over 480,000 items, published between 1473 and 1800, in the British Isles and North America from the collections of the British Library and over 2,000 other libraries. Mainly, but not exclusively, in English.

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.

Coverage: Index

ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and research. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. Content includes journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, dissertations and theses, and books dating back to 1966.

EthicsFinder (from Australian Catholic University) is an expertly curated database for anyone interested in engaging with a wide range of ethical issues. EthicsFinder is supported by a network of over 80 academic specialists from 50 universities and institutions. This collaborative effort and expertise underpins the quality and range of resources on offer over the general fields of life, love, politics, ethics, philosophy and culture.

ETV is the largest online video platform for educators in New Zealand with over 150,000 videos recorded or live from over 55 freeview, international and SKY channels. University of Waikato staff can request any show broadcast within the last 14 days to be archived and added to the eTV library. Teaching staff can embed recordings in Learning Management Systems such as Moodle.

Provides free access to the Official Journal of the European Union, plus EU Law (treaties, regulations, decisions), preparatory documents, EU case law, international agreements, EFTA documents, summaries of EU legislation and other public documents.

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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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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.

Coverage: 1992-2004 (Index)
An index to film reviews published in journals held by the University of Waikato Library.

Additional financial databases are available for Waikato Management School Staff and Students. Database descriptions and information on how to access these databases are outlined in this guide.

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication. Registration is required for access and account personalisation.

Coverage: Directory

New Zealand business directory, listings and reviews.

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.

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A collection of primary source documents drawn from archives, which are varied in scope and offer a remarkable window on the lives and experiences of men and women during the First World War. Produced by Adam Matthew Digital.

Coverage: 1980 to present (Full text)

Gale Academic OneFile offers peer-reviewed, full-text articles from over 17,000 scholarly journals and other authoritative sources. Extensive coverage of science and technology, social sciences, business and economics, the arts, humanities, literature, health and medicine plus other subjects.

Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)

Gale’s largest general-interest periodical resource, Gale General OneFile, provides periodical and news information through an intuitive, user-friendly search interface for researchers at all levels.

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An engaging database of contextual information on the world's most influential people. Over 650,000 biographical entries cover a range of historically significant figures and present-day newsmakers.

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A database designed to support global awareness. Authoritative content empowers learners to critically analyse and understand the most important issues of the modern world.

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This cross-curricular research database supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Informed, differing views help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions.

Better visualise and understand concepts in chemistry by exploring 3D models on the periodic table, molecules, and more.

Dive into interactive research with 3D models that help make human anatomy concepts easier to understand.

Find up-to-date biographies, overviews, full-text criticisms, audio interviews, and reviews on writers from all eras.

This database provides authoritative, full-text content with a regional focus, complemented by global news, reference, and multimedia coverage. Features a variety of magazines, journals, news, and multimedia sources across academic disciplines and areas of interest.

Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)

Offers coverage of British Commonwealth, European Union, and international law. It provides indexing for more than 1,200 major law reviews, legal newspapers, specialty publications, Bar Association journals, and international legal journals, including more than 200 titles in full text.

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Gale OneFile: News provides access to more than 2,300 major world newspapers, and includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts.

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Search, find and compare laws from over 100 countries, using a user-friendly search engine aimed at legal information professionals.

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.

Coverage: Full text

Official Documents of the Government of the United Kingdom.

Coverage: Index and abstracts with some full text

GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Primarily an indexing and abstracts database, with links to full text where available.

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.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

HeinOnline provides access to thousands of classic legal texts, law journals, US statutory and legal resources, the European Centre for minority issues and full reprint of the English reports (1220-1867).

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.

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.

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).

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.

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Hospitality & Tourism Complete covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism, including hospitality law, market trends, food and beverage management and hotel management. This collection contains more than 828,000 records, with coverage dating as far back as 1965. There is full text for more than 490 publications, including periodicals, company & country reports, and books.

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Human Kinetics publishes 27 peer-reviewed scholarly journals providing cutting-edge information for use by professors, teachers, researchers, practitioners, health care professionals, coaches, fitness enthusiasts, and many others.

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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).

ICLR (The Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for England and Wales) publishes case law from the Superior and Appellate Courts in England and Wales. ICLR.4 is the hub of legal authorities dating back to 1865. A dedicated case law platform presenting the cases that matter in a comprehensive and readable format.

IEEE's highly-cited scholarly publications, conference proceedings, and other materials help foster the exchange of technical knowledge and information to address the critical climate change issues facing our planet.

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Unlimited access to the entire IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) collection of journals, magazines, and conference proceedings, plus all active and historical IEEE standards.

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Coverage: Full text

Browse IEEE journals and magazines.

Coverage: 1853-1902

A Digital Library of the New Zealand content from the Illustrated London News, 1853 to 1902.

Coverage: 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.

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.

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.

Coverage: Coverage: 1978- Index, 2000- Full-text.

An indexing and full-text database, containing in-depth coverage of the learning, teaching and management issues facing all teaching professionals. Contributions come from leading researchers in teacher training and include articles on policy, curriculum and pedagogical developments. Created in partnership with the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER).

Coverage: Coverage: 1993 - (Full text)

Covers a broad range of 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.

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.

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Infoshare provides access to a wide range of time series data. This web-based tool can be used to access, view and download the most up-to-date information from the largest database of New Zealand official statistics, and select data specific to your interests.

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International Children's Digital Library, developed by the University of Maryland, features a multilingual, international collection of children's books. The interface hosts around 4000 books in many languages.

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A searchable database of the ICJ's (International Commission of Jurists) press releases, reports, legal documents & key external legal materials.

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IOPscience extra offers access to more than 135 years of IOP Publishing content and some of the most vital physics research ever published in one fully-integrated resource. Here you can access more than 70 IOP-hosted journals, as well as the IOP Journal Archive, which includes all articles published since 1874.

Online since 2003, IPA Source is the web's largest library of International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts.

Iwidex is an index of information on Māori tribal history, tikanga ā-iwi and whakapapa drawn from a wide range of published and unpublished material including newspapers, serials, monographs and manuscripts.

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.

JoVE Core series brings biology to life through over 300 concise and easy-to-understand animated video lessons that explain key concepts in biology, plus more than 150 scientist-in-action videos that show actual research experiments conducted in today’s laboratories.

JoVE publishes peer-reviewed scientific video protocols to accelerate biological, medical, chemical and physical research. JoVE Environment includes methods and techniques for studying the Earth’s ecosystems, addressing environmental concerns, and protecting natural resources.

JoVE Science Education is a revolutionary video database, dedicated to teaching laboratory fundamentals through simple, easy-to-understand video demonstrations. The 'Advanced Biology' module offers videos in Neuroscience, Developmental Biology, Genetics, Cell Biology, Immunology and Microbiology.

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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.

Kanopy offers a broad collection of streaming videos from producers such as BBC Active, Media Education Foundation, Ronin Films, and more. Films include theatrical releases, documentaries, training films, and art cinema. Users can create their own accounts to comment on videos, manage playlists, create clips and review viewing history. Some titles visible in Kanopy are not part of our current collection. If you need a film for research or teaching purposes that is not immediately available, please complete the request form.

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Kareao NEW

Kareao provides unprecedented access to the Ngāi Tahu Archive which includes manuscripts, photographs, maps, biographies, oral histories, taonga, and audio-visual material. Alongside twelve curated collections on the homepage, several new functions have been developed to make the website easier to navigate and records more accessible.

Kura Heritage Collections Online provides easy and free access to images, manuscripts, oral histories and indexes held in Auckland Libraries’ world-renowned heritage collections. It was launched in 2019 and will continue to grow as new material is digitised and existing content from legacy heritage websites is migrated.

Coverage: Index

The latest publications focusing on Indigenous education, spanning early childhood, post-school education, adult learning, encompassing areas such as cultural diversity, parent and community engagement, wellbeing, identity and oral language.

Coverage: Vol. 1186 (1997) to present (Full text)

Publishes new developments in computer science and information technology research, development and education.  Includes Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics. Coverage of earlier years is not comprehensive.

Lexis Advance is an innovative online research platform that contains New Zealand and international legislation, case law and secondary material. Use the link on the Lexis Advance  home screen to locate material not available on the New Zealand platform.

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.

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.

Lippincott Advisor provides evidence-based information to support clinical decision-making.

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Lippincott Procedures provides detailed descriptions of over 1,700 procedures and skills in nursing, complete instructions to perform procedures, video clips and images to clarify complex procedures, and quick lists provide a quick, less-detailed version of procedures.

MarketLine Advantage provides access to an extensive collection of company, industry and country profiles, with information on 30,000 companies, 3,500 industry profiles and over 200 country profiles. Updated on a daily basis, it is a dynamic access point to the world of market intelligence.

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More than 90 peer-reviewed journals in the most promising areas of biomedical research, biotechnology and regenerative medicine, medicine and surgery, public health research and policy, technology and engineering, environmental research and policy, and law.

Coverage: 1940 to present (Some full text)

MathSciNet® is an electronic publication offering access to a carefully maintained and easily searchable database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature.

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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 (limited to 1 user).

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The Merck Index is regarded as the most authoritative and reliable source of information on chemicals, drugs and biologicals. It contains over 11,500 monographs, including historic records not available in the print edition. Updated regularly with accurate information curated by experts.

Coverage: 1926 to present (Index)

Produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), the electronic version of the bibliography dates back to the 1920s and contains millions of citations from journals and series, as well as book publishers. Covers literature, language and linguistics, folklore, film, literary theory and criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. Listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature are also included.

Kei tēnei paetukutuku he rauemi tautoko kaiako mō ētahi o ngā rārangi pukapuka me ngā huinga pukapuka i roto i te reo Māori. This site contains teacher support material for some of the Ministry of Education's series and sets of books in te reo Māori.

Indexes Maori topics appearing in books, conference proceedings and journals which cannot otherwise easily be found in regular sources.

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. Created by the University of Auckland Library and hosted exclusively by The Knowledge Basket.

A collection of historic newspapers published primarily for a Māori audience between 1842 and 1932.

Choose from a number of databases including Index New Zealand (abstracts articles from selected NZ journals and newspapers) and Te Puna Search (Search across all NZ Library catalogues and beyond).

Coverage: 1869 to present

Access the prestigious weekly journal of science 'Nature', plus Nature Biotechnology, Nature Geoscience, Nature Reviews Genetics and Scientific American.

Naxos Music Library is the largest online classical music library, with streaming access to more than 165,000 discs, and more than 2.5 million tracks of both standard and rare repertoire. Jazz, blues, world, and pop/rock are also represented. Limited to 10 concurrent users. Please log out after use.

Naxos Video Library brings you an extensive streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. Watch concerts, operas, ballets and music documentaries online. Limited to 5 concurrent users. Please log out after use.

Coverage: Full text (1973 to present)

New research by National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) affiliates, circulated for discussion and comment. The NBER distributes more than 1,200 working papers each year. These papers have not been peer reviewed. Key focus areas include developing new statistical measurements, estimating quantitative models of economic behavior, and analysing the effects of public policies.

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.

The New Zealand Digital Library project is a research programme at The University of Waikato. Provides several document collections, including historical documents, humanitarian and development information, computer science technical reports and bibliographies, literary works, and magazines.

The New Zealand Electronic Text Collection comprises significant New Zealand and Pacific Island texts and materials held by Victoria University of Wellington Library. This encompasses both digitised heritage material and born-digital resources.

Coverage: Full text (1989 onwards)

New Zealand Geographic focuses on the biodiversity, geography and culture of New Zealand, New Zealand's interests abroad, and that of the adjoining region: Antarctica and nearby Pacific Islands.

The New Zealand Index is a unique aggregation of data sources including NZ Science, Newzindex, Index New Zealand, INZART, Index Auckland, the Newspaper Index, the New Zealand Woman’s Weekly Index, bibliographies, regional news indexes, Manukau’s Journey and more.

New Zealand Acts, Bills and Regulations freely available to download.

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Newztext contains the full text of key New Zealand news and business publications. It is both a research tool and a long-term archive and is updated daily. Newztext is produced by The Knowledge Basket utilising contributions from numerous publishers.

Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)

Covers New Zealand magazines with a business or industry orientation and includes the National Business Review.

Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)

Includes content from New Zealand newspapers (including Fairfax, NZ Herald, Stuff), Newswires (including Radio NZ) and the National Business Review.

Access to over 240 videos of the most common mental health disorders nurses may encounter – whether in a primary care setting, emergency room, medical, psychiatric or other.

An up-to-date collection of nursing training videos, designed to help students improve their clinical skills. Provides access to Medcom's complete collection of 350+ full-length training videos to ensure the best possible patient care.

Coverage: Full text

Nursing Reference Center Plus is an evidence-based information resource designed by nurses for nurses to support practice, education and research needs. The database focuses on ensuring that staff nurses, nurse educators, recent nursing graduates, and nursing students have quick and easy access to the most current information to provide the best care possible to patients.

Coverage: 1854-1985

Historic volumes of Parliamentary Debates (Hansard) for the New Zealand Parliament (1854 to 1987). 1854-1987 contain debates of the Legislative Council and the House of Representatives; 1951 etc., the debates of the House of Representatives (Legislative Council abolished Jan. 1951). Vol. numbering begins with 4th Parliament, 2nd session (1867) Vols. for 1st-4th Parliament, 1st session (1854/55-1864/66).

Coverage: 2003 to present

Hansard is the official report of debate in the House of Representatives. Produced by editors in the debating chamber who report what Members of Parliament (MPs) say. Commonly known as Hansard, its actual name is Parliamentary Debates (Hansard).

Coverage: 1840 to present

The NZ Science database is a subset of the New Zealand Index database that The Knowledge Basket has made available for the benefit of the suppliers of this valuable resource.

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.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

The New Zealand Legal Information Institute (NZLII) provides free access to legal information in New Zealand.

Coverage: Full text

Access NZ company profiles, financials, announcements, annual reports, prices, charts, forecasts, top 50 shareholders, etc.

Coverage: Directory

O*NET Online is a database of occupational information, which includes information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. Developed for the U.S. Department of Labor by the National Center for O*NET Development.

Coverage: 1997 to present

The OECD's periodic reviews of member and non-member economies. Each issue provides a comprehensive analysis of developments in the subject country, plus chapters covering key economic challenges and recommendations for dealing with these challenges.

Coverage: Full text

OECD iLibrary is the central knowledge base of OECD expertise. The OECD publishes its recommendations, analysis and data on OECD iLibrary to help inform policy makers, researchers and analysts to support their work and keep up to date with the latest developments in their field.

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.

Coverage: 1993 to present (Full text)

Online database of UN documents, first launched in 1993 and updated in 2016. ODS has full-text, born-digital UN documents, including documents of the Security Council, General Assembly, Economic and Social Council and their subsidiaries, as well as administrative issuances and other documents.

This catalog, developed by the Open Language Archives Community (OLAC), provides access to a wealth of information about thousands of languages, including details of text collections, audio recordings, dictionaries, and software, sourced from dozens of digital and traditional archives. OLAC Archives contain over 300,000 records, covering resources in half of the world's living languages.

Overton is a searchable index of global policy documents, guidelines, think tank publications and working papers. Explore policy documents citing research from the University of Waikato, or search for specific authors or articles that have been cited in policy documents. To create a profile, register on the Overton site with your University of Waikato email address.

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Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

Browse journals by title or search across the entire online collection of journals published by Oxford University Press.

Coverage: Full text

Oxford Art Online offers the most authoritative, inclusive, and easily searchable online art resources available today. Through a single gateway, access and cross-search Oxford’s acclaimed, regularly updated art reference works: the Grove Dictionary of Art and the Benezit Dictionary of Artists.

Coverage: 400BC-2010 (Full text)

The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. The Dictionary offers concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors.

The OED is a guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words, both past and present, from across the English-speaking world.

Coverage: Full text

Oxford Historical Treaties is the premier resource for historical treaty research and home to the full text of The Consolidated Treaty Series, the only comprehensive collection of treaties of all nations concluded from 1648 through 1919. Available via the Oxford Public International Law platform, Oxford Historical Treaties is cross-searchable with Oxford’s leading public international law resources and benefits from a modern, intuitive interface and sophisticated functionality.

Coverage: Full text

Oxford Music Online, home of Grove Music Online, is the world’s premier online music encyclopedia. The authoritative resource for music research with over 52,000 articles written by nearly 9,000 scholars charting the diverse history and cultures of music around the globe.

Coverage: Full text

Access approximately 400 language and subject reference works from Oxford University Press in a single cross-searchable resource.

Coverage: Full text

Oxford Reports on International Criminal Law (ICL) focuses on decisions from a range of international criminal courts and tribunals, and covers decisions from the four main international criminal tribunals: International Criminal Court; International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda; International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia; and, Special Court for Sierra Leone. ICL also includes decisions from post-WWII military tribunals such as the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg and the follow-up trials held under Control Council Law No 10.

Coverage: Full text

Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts (ILDC) covers international law as applied in the domestic courts of around 70 jurisdictions. The geographical scope is intended to be as broad as possible; ILDC currently reports on countries from every continent in the world and continues to add new reporters and new jurisdictions. ILDC policy is to cover case law not only from states but also from certain territorial entities that are not generally classified as states.

Coverage: Full text

Oxford Scholarly Authorities on International Law contains full-text online editions of market-leading reference works and treatises published by Oxford University Press.

A central repository of data about the Pacific and for the Pacific. Key areas include population statistics, fisheries science, climate change adaptation, disaster risk reduction and resilience, conservation of plant genetic resources for food security, public health surveillance and human rights.

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.

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.

Coverage: Full text

Papers Past contains more than seven million pages of digitised New Zealand newspapers, periodicals, letters and diaries, and parliamentary papers. Includes publications from all regions of New Zealand plus some Pacific content.

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Passport - Euromonitor International's global market analysis software platform - monitors industry trends and gives strategic analysis and a market size and market share database for products across key countries. Accept Terms and Conditions to proceed to website.

Coverage: Index

PhilPapers is a comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. PhilPapers offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums.

Coverage: 1986-2000 (Index)

Population Index, published between 1937 and 1999, was the primary reference tool to the world's population literature. It presented an annotated bibliography of recently published books, journal articles, working papers, and other materials on population topics.

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Coverage: Up to 90 days of back issues

PressReader is an all-you-can-read digital newspaper and magazine service. When you visit a PressReader HotSpot, you get unlimited access to thousands of titles from around the world. You can also download your favourite publications onto your own device and keep them for later reading. Content is available from more than 100 countries in over 60 languages. For help on how to use PressReader and how to create a personal account, please see the PressReader userguide.

Please note that the following titles are only available on campus through a web browser: Waikato Times, Dominion Post, The Press, Sunday Star Times, Sunday News, Southland Times, Nelson Mail, Timaru Herald, Manawatu Standard, Taranaki Daily News, Marlborough Express, TV Guide, NZ House and Garden, NZ Gardener.

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Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

Includes over 380 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.

Coverage: 1893-2019 (Full text)

Access to the full-text of all American Physical Society journals published between 1893 and 2019, as well as the full-text of American Physical Society (APS) journals to which the Library currently subscribes.

Coverage: Some full text

The ProQuest platform combines a number of products and databases, which, when searched together, provides information on all subject areas. Includes ProQuest Central, Ebook Central, Sociological Abstracts, Sports Medicine & Education Index, and more.

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Coverage: Some full text

Leading Australian and New Zealand newspapers, combining content from Fairfax Australia and Fairfax New Zealand, News Limited, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and APP newswires, to provide the very latest local, regional and national news.

Coverage: 1971 to present (Some full text)

ProQuest Central is the largest single periodical resource available, bringing together complete databases across all major subject areas, including Business, Health and Medical, Language and Literature, Social Sciences, Education, Science and Technology, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual Arts, History, Religion, Philosophy, and includes thousands of full-text newspapers from around the world.

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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, offering millions of works from thousands of universities. Full-text coverage spans from 1743 to the present, with citation coverage dating back to 1637.

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Coverage: 1988 to present (Some full text)

Includes ProQuest Education database and Sports Medicine & Physical Education Index. 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.

Coverage: 1859 - 2021

This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

Coverage: 1971 to present (Some full text)

Includes ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/Inform Trade & Industry and CBCA Business. The ABI/INFORM Collection provide comprehensive in-depth coverage for thousands of publications and the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. CBCA Business focuses on business periodicals covering Canada and Canadian issues.

Coverage: 1970 to present

Access the world’s largest curated collection of journals, ebooks, dissertations, news, video and primary sources, all in one place. With ProQuest One Academic, four core multi-disciplinary products - ProQuest Central, Academic Complete, Academic Video Online and ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global - are now available and cross-searchable on the same user-friendly, responsive, mobile-enabled ProQuest platform.

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Coverage: 1986 to present

Religion Database provides a wide range of primarily full-text periodicals and other sources for diverse religious and spiritual studies, covering formal theological studies and commentary on topics of general interest from the perspectives of many worldwide religions. As well as scholarly journals, there are many 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.

Coverage: 1970 to present

Includes ProQuest Science, Sports Medicine & Education Index, ProQuest Career and Technical Education: Science & Technology, 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 science and technology.

Includes ProQuest Political Science, ProQuest Psychology, ProQuest Religion, ProQuest Social Science, ProQuest Sociology plus Social Services Abstracts and Sociological Abstracts. These databases provide citations, abstracts and full text access to literature on a wide range of disciplines, including political science, public policy, international relations, psychology, anthropology, sociology, religious and spiritual studies, social work, criminology, social policy, gender studies, population studies and more.

Coverage: 1980 to present (Some full text)

Search the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives back to the 1980s, featuring newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in full-text format. Exclusive access to the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and co-exclusive access (with Factiva) to The Wall Street Journal. Also offers one of the largest collections of local and regional newspapers, and is cross-searchable on the ProQuest platform.

Coverage: 1871 to present (Index)

This database, formerly called PILOTS, is produced by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for PTSD. The database provides citations and abstracts to the worldwide literature on PTSD and other psychological effects of trauma.

Coverage: Full text

A subset of PubMed, PubMed Central is a repository of the full text of biomedical and life sciences journal literature deposited by participating publishers, as well as for author manuscripts that have been submitted in compliance with the NIH Public Access Policy and similar policies of other research funding agencies.

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Coverage: Citations and abstracts

The PubMed platform contains MEDLINE, PubMed Central, and additional PubMed records, and indexes journal articles and more back to 1947. It covers medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care systems, preclinical sciences, and related areas. It is developed and maintained by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), both at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the US. As of December 2020, PubMed contains over 30 million records. Links to full text content of items indexed in PubMed are usually available via Library Search, publisher websites or library interlibrary loan.

  • Victoria University provides video guide on searching for research literature in PubMed. The guide includes using Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) and covers why truncation and phrase searching might not get the best results.
  • Prairie View A&M University has created a guide titled MEDLINE, PubMed & Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). Under the title 4 Steps to Using the MeSH Database, note that you can restrict to MeSH Major Topic so that your search will retrieve only citations where your subject is one of the main topics discussed in the article. This means you don't get results where the concept is mentioned, but not the main focus. It also talks about when NOT to use MeSH.
  • PubMed Search TipsHow to Use MeSH: Medical Subject Headings
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Coverage: Index

A collaborative effort of hundreds of volunteers in over 100 countries to enhance the dissemination of research in Economics and related sciences. The heart of the project is a decentralised bibliographic database of working papers, journal articles, books, books chapters and software components.

Coverage: 1967 to present (Index)

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature is a comprehensive bibliography of writings about music, featuring bibliographic citations, abstracts, and indexing. It covers publications in all document types from around the world on traditional music, popular music, jazz, classical music, and related subjects.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

The Southern African Legal Information Institute provides free access to Southern and Eastern African legal information.

Coverage: Full text (1996 to 2021)

SAGE Business Cases is the first discipline-wide digital collection tailored to library needs. These cases bring business to life, inspiring researchers to develop their own best practices and prepare for professional success.

Coverage: Full text (1999 to present)

SAGE Publications publishes journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine. Archive access available for some titles.

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SAGE Research Methods supports every step of a research project, covering qualitative and quantitative methods, including interactive tools such as Methods Map and Project Planner. With hundreds of research methods ebooks, reference, video, case studies, and journal content.

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Coverage: 1995 to present (Full text)

Full-text access to over 3500 journals primarily in the Sciences, but also including Business, Education, Linguistics, Management, Sociology, etc. For personalised features, please register (by creating an Elsevier User profile/Personal Account) & log in with those credentials.

Coverage: Citations and Abstracts

SciFinderN, produced by Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), is the most comprehensive database for chemical literature, searchable by topic, author, substances by name or CAS Registry Number. It is a core research tool for chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, nanotechnology, physics, environmental science and other science and engineering disciplines. New features include PatentPak (patent documents in PDF format), MethodsNow Synthesis (synthetic protocols) and Retrosynthesis Planning (computer-aided synthetic design tool).

To register for a SciFinder account click here. Be sure to then access SciFinderN from a library access point (such as Library Search or the database page) for authentication purposes.

Access research performance of thousands of research institutions and associated researchers to visualise research performance, benchmark relative to peers, develop strategic partnerships, identify and analyse research trends. Please register and login with an Elsevier User profile/Personal Account.

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, please register (by creating an Elsevier User profile/Personal Account) & log in with those credentials.

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The Bloomsbury and Faber Screenplays and Criticism module brings together a wide range of content from Bloomsbury and Faber & Faber to support studies of the moving image. It offers searchable access to screenplays presented in industry-standard studio format; introductory overview articles with expert analysis of selected themes; and critical and contextual books on cinema, including coverage of practical techniques for filmmaking and screenwriting.
Coverage: Current information (Full text)

Access to the most current bibliographic information, and current pricing structures for popular serials. The records indicate when a serial is an academic or scholarly publication and whether it is peer-reviewed.

Coverage: 2015 to present

SIPRI Yearbook Online hosts SIPRI Yearbooks on one consolidated online platform. Published every year in conjunction with OUP, the SIPRI Yearbooks are essential compendiums of global data and analysis in the areas of security and conflicts, military spending and armaments, non-proliferation, arms control, and disarmament.

Coverage: 1979 to present (Index)

This database provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development. The database abstracts and indexes thousands of serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations and citations to book reviews.

Coverage: 1952 to present (Index)

Sociological Abstracts, and its companion file Social Services Abstracts, cover the international literature of sociology, social work, and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. It provides abstracting and indexing of articles and book reviews drawn from thousands of serials publications, plus books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and working papers.

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Coverage: Index and some full text

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 thousands of picture books and children's and young adult novels.

Coverage: 1989-2014

A collection of optics and photonics ebook titles from the International Society for Optics and Photonics.

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 four concurrent users.

Coverage: 1970-present

Covers a wide range of topics, ranging from physical and health education to fitness and recreation and the business of sports, as well as kinesiology, physical therapy, motor learning, and sport sociology and psychology.

Coverage: 1997 to present (Full text)

SpringerLink is the integrated platform for books, journals, and reference works published by Springer, a major publisher of scientific, technological and medical books and journals. Also includes materials in business & management, economics, education, law, humanities and social sciences.

A selection of NZS and AS/NZS standards.

Computer and Information Science Collection One is comprised of 50 Synthesis lectures including subjects - Artificial Intelligence, Data Management, Quantum Computing and more.

Computer and Information Science Collection One is comprised of 50 Synthesis lectures including subjects - Artificial Intelligence, Computer Architecture, Human Language Technologies and more.

Computer and Information Science Collection Four is comprised of 50 Synthesis lectures including subjects - Artificial Intelligence, Data Management, Quantum Computing and more.

Coverage: Some full text

A broad collection of eBooks in science, technology, engineering, medicine, humanities and social science.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

Over 2500 journals in all subject areas, published by Taylor & Francis.

Coverage: Full text

Ao Hou, Te / The New World (1952—75) was a bilingual quarterly published by the Maori Affairs Department, 'to provide,' as its first issue said, 'interesting and informative reading for Maori homes... like a marae on paper, where all questions of interest to the Maori can be discussed'.

Coverage: Index

Te Puna Search (WorldCat Discovery) provides a view of New Zealand libraries’ holdings and the holdings of other libraries around the world for both library staff and patrons. Discovery searches over OCLC WorldCat plus other databases.

The collected works of Renaissance writer Ben Jonson. This searchable edition complements and extends on the print edition published by Cambridge University Press in July 2012, edited by David Bevington, Martin Butler, and Ian Donaldson, with a wide array of textual and contextual materials.

A non-profit digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form providing free access to webpages, books and texts, audio recordings (including live concerts) videos (including TV news), images and software programmes.  Their mission is to provide 'Universal Access to all Knowledge'.

Comprehensive database of primary and secondary legal research materials, including cases, statutes, and journal articles from a number of jurisdictions. Extensiveness of coverage differs between jurisdictions.

Coverage: 1785 - six years ago

The complete digital edition of the Times (London) is a primary source for researchers of world history, politics, and literature. Contains articles and letters to the editor from famous writers. The entire newspaper has been captured and is searchable, including all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photographs.

Times Higher Education (THE) provides analysis and insight on higher education.

Coverage: Full text

TradeLawGuide provides comprehensive research tools that facilitate methodical research of international trade law, including WTO law and regional trade agreements (RTAs).

UNdata is a web-based data service that brings international statistical databases within easy reach of users through a single-entry point. Search and download a variety of statistical resources compiled by the United Nations (UN) statistical system and other international agencies.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Some full text)

The UNESCO Digital Library is the repository of UNESCO’s institutional memory and a source of high-quality information on UNESCO activities (in education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and communication and information), with more than 350,000 documents dating back to 1945.

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 original language(s), along with translations into English and French, as appropriate.

Coverage: Full text

University of Chicago Press publishes scholarly journals, many on behalf of some of the world's most prestigious societies. The journals present original research in the social sciences, humanities, education, law and politics, medieval and Renaissance studies, and biological and physical sciences.

Introduction to each human body system. Anatomy and physiology presented in 3D model sets, 3D animations and illustrations for 12 units: Cells and tissues, Integumentary, Skeleton and joints, Muscle types, Nervous, Endocrine, Circulatory, Lymphatic, Respiratory, Digestive, Urinary, and Reproductive.

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Coverage: 1975 to present (Index)

ViVa is a current bibliography of women's and gender history in historical and women's studies journals. Articles in multiples languages are selected from 180 journals. Contains more than 12,000 records describing articles from 1975 onwards. Search the database or browse by year of publication.

Wakareo ā-ipurangi is a compilation of a large number of separate Māori-English and English-Māori dictionary, lexicon and word-list resources - compiled, organised and maintained by Wordstream Corporation Ltd - Te Tokapū Whakairo Kupu.

WARC provides the latest evidence, expertise and guidance to make marketers more effective. This database gives access to thousands of award-winning case studies revealing the strategies of leading brands; articles and best practice guides that explain the 'how' and 'why' of marketing challenges; market intelligence trend reports, ad forecasts and spending, plus brand and company profiles and industry news. Includes access to the monthly report series 'The WARC Guide'.

Westlaw New Zealand allows you to view relevant cases, commentary and authorised reports in a single search.

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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Free and open access to global development data. See Data Catalogue for descriptions of individual data sets.

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.

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.

Coverage: Index

WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. Search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world.

Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)

Free, independent and non-profit access to worldwide law.