NZ Specific Resources

The Encyclopedia of New Zealand is a comprehensive guide to New Zealand’s peoples, natural environment, history, culture, economy and society

Short biographies and links to other resources.

New Zealand digital content:  interviews, video, newspaper clippings, photographs, and more.

Articles on New Zealand’s natural history, geography, and culture.

Articles on New Zealand’s current affairs, politics, and entertainment.

Artworks, taonga, photographs, and objects from Te Papa’s collections.

NZ film, television, music videos and web series.

Resources on a range of topics, primarily New Zealand based.

Digitised New Zealand and Pacific newspapers, magazines and journals, letters and diaries, and parliamentary papers.

eBook collection of works on the Treaty of Waitangi.

More Resources

Programmes from television channels and Internet channels. Log in with your StAC email address and password.

NZ film, television, music videos and web series.

Documentaries, educational films and instructional videos on many topics. You need to be a member of Christchurch City Libraries to use this resource; you can sign up HERE

Educational videos curated for the New Zealand curriculum. Log in with your StAC email address and password.

Encyclopedias

Encyclopedias can be a great place to start your research. Use them for an overview of your topic.