Popular Topics

Welcome to our Popular Topics page! Here's you'll find pages that bring all our resources on your favourite topics together in one place. Have a browse and enjoy the collection!

The Subject Help page includes information on Government & Law, Standards, Telephone Books & more.

Art and Design page

Art & Design

Architecture, graphic design, Maori art, NZ art, photography.

Beliefs page

Beliefs

Buddhism, Celtic, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, New Age Spiritualism, Wairuatanga, Wicca.

Biographies page

Biographies

Recent items, shelf help, online databases, eBooks and eAudiobooks.

Booklists page

Booklists

New materials, monthly lists, what's popular.

Business page

Business

News & blog, databases, business guides, library resources and services, contact our business librarians.

Careers page

Careers

Resumés/CVs, employment sites, networking, upgrading your skills, Career Services NZ.

Cars & Transport page

Cars & Transport

Car & motorcycle Manuals, motor racing, magazines, shelf help.

Classical Music page

Classical Music

Ballet/Dance, English music, woodwind, classical guitar, Mediaeval, musicals, opera, New Zealand, baroque, Spanish classical.

Comics page

Comics

Graphic novels, graphic memoirs, ComicsPlus, superheroes, webcomics, ComicFest.

Computing page

Computing

Coming soon: Technology, software, hardware, iPhone & Android, Windows & Mac, programming, Arduino, wearable tech, word processing.

Design and Architecture page

Design & Architecture

Graphic design, typography, advertising, architecture, digital & print magazines.

Environment and Sustainability page

Environment & Sustainability

Global warming, climate change, sustainable living, organic gardening.

eLibrary page

eLibrary

eBooks, eAudiobooks, OverDrive, BorrowBox, Zinio, Lynda.com, ComicsPlus, Press Display, MyGateway.

Fashion and Beauty page

Fashion & Beauty

NZ fashion, Vogue archives, blogs, magazines, hair care, jewellery, nails, costume, style guides.

Festivals and Ceremonies page

Festivals & Ceremonies

Weddings, funerals, seasonal festivals, community stories & traditions.

Fiction page

Fiction

Classics, NZ fiction, Who writes like..., mysteries, sci-fi, romance, short stories, book clubs, bestsellers.

Genealogy page

Genealogy

Ancestry, Find My Past, researching family trees, Births, Deaths and Marriages, electoral rolls, cemetery records, whakapapa.

Health page

Health

Health issues, medical conditions, history of medicine, natural medicine, databases & resources.

History page

History

Archaeology, World Wars, the Ancient World, Asia, Far East, Africa, North & South America, Pacific regions, NZ history, women's history.

Home, Garden and DIY page

Home, Garden & DIY

Interiors, construction, organization, home maintenance, sewing & crafts, cooking, sustainable living.

Internet page

Internet

What is the internet?, Internet at the library, search engines, web design, programming, social networking.

Learning English page

Learning English

Social English groups, IELTS, TOEFL, News Ad Lib radio, library tours, migrant information.

Movies page

Movies

Film, television, directors, actors, script writing, film editing, NZ film, local cinemas.

Newspapers page

Newspapers

Local newspapers, online news sources, PressReader, NZ newspapers, international newspapers.

Parenting page

Parenting

Baby names, local events, education, craft activities, support & advice, government resources.

Pasefika page

Pasefika

Art, crafts, travel, language, history, literature, statistics, health.

Personal Finance and Budgeting page

Personal Finance & Budgeting

Investment, debt management, accounting, property investment, share trading.

Popular Music page

Popular Music

Staff picks, books about music, magazines, Wellington Music blog, Alexander Street Press, Naxos music.

Science page

Science

Technology, astronomy, chemistry, earth science, maths, physics, plants.

Seniors page

Seniors

Large print, sound & vision, housebound, talking books, genealogy, Smartview & Zoomtext, community centres.

Sport page

Sport

NZ & international sports news, physical fitness, sports biographies, games, dance.

Travel page

Travel

Tourism, travel documentaries, Lonely Planet guides, atlases, maps, destinations.

Weddings page

Weddings

Beauty, hair, makeup, cakes, decorations, music, photography, speeches & toasts.

Zines page

Zines

News, reviews, staff picks, how-to, local events, zine donations.