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Books & Reading
Reading suggestions, booklists, author information, reviews, more...
Trends, current articles and data, small business, company information, more...
Computing & Technology
Internet, searching, software, tutorials, articles & news, more...
Dictionaries, NZ and world reference books, Encyclopedia Britannica, more...
Facts & Figures
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Funding & community
Sponsorship, grants, scholarships, awards, Wellington, community groups, more...
Govt & law
NZ legislation, parliamentary papers e.g. Hansard, central and local government, more...
Health conditions, well-being, medical treatments from trusted sources, more...
Genealogy, local and world history, more...
Jobs & careers
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Kids & Homework
Encyclopaedias, games, picture book eBooks & more...
Translation, world newspapers, ESOL, learning languages, more...
Full text articles and indexes covering thousands of journals, more...
Dictionaries, name indexes, niupepa, iwi histories, more...
Listen online, lyrics, styles, artists, composers, more...
Current local, national and world newspapers, also historical, more...
Local history, reference resources, articles and newspapers, indexes, more...
People & places
Biographies, countries, historical and current, world and NZ, more...
Phone books & directories
Contact details, maps, postal codes, more...
Current articles, reference sources, research, more...
16/02/2017: The Pressreader app is having problems when used with data hotspots this morning, but usage over wifi hotspots in our libraries is unaffected. The Pressreader website is also unaffected - please use the website in the meantime
The Pressdisplay Newspapers database is no longer available - please use the updated PressReader, a new more mobile-friendly website instead.
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