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Library In-House Internet References

Information about services that can be accessed by visiting the libraries.
Updated: 7/05/2020 4:19 p.m.

The websites listed below can be accessed free by visiting Whangarei District Libraries.

Ancestry Library

Excellent database for family history research. Ancestry Library Edition does not offer remote access. Free access is available at Whangarei Central Library either on the genealogy/e-learning computers or use your device and be on the library wifi.

Ancestry Library

Access New Zealand provided by NewsBank.

Access New Zealand

provided by Newsbank

Find newspaper articles from 1994 to the present day in major and regional New Zealand newspapers. Includes: The New Zeland Herald, The Press, The Dominion Post, Sunday Star Times, Waikato Times and The Otago Daily Times. The Northern Advocate from 2013. This is a text only service and does not include images or classified sections.

Access New Zealand on NewsBank


BWB Bridget Williams Books

The Treaty of Waitangi Collection brings together leading thinking on this foundational documents. Award winning works such as Tangata Whenua a History by Caudia Orange is exclusive to the collection. Also works by acclaimed scholars Judith Binnery, Vincent O'Malley, Alan Ward and Aroha Harris.

BWB The Treaty of Waitangi Collection

Healthy Food Guide.

Healthy Food Guide

Healthy Food Guide has over 3,000 recipes and articles from the Healthy Food Guide magazine.
The website has the latest issue of the magazine.

Healthy Food Guide

Press Reader.

Press Reader

Read major newspapers and magazines from around the world.

PressReader HotSpot


Available only in Whangarei Central Library


Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision Medianet.


Watch digitised films and videos from Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision’s archival collections, for free in Whangarei Central Library.


The New Zealand Gazette.  

New Zealand Gazette

The New Zealand Gazette is an official newspaper of the New Zealand Government.
Free access available only at Whangarei Central Library.

New Zealand Gazette




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