Library services

Get support with library skills and research with a kaupapa Māori focus.

Māori Librarian

Marty King

Māori recommended resources

The Library has study resources to help you with your assignments, essays or research. There are three main types of resources available:

Te Waharoa

Te Waharoa is the gateway to searching library resources. This service allows you to quickly search, discover and access reliable and credible library content for your study or research. Search Te Waharoa using te reo Māori.

To learn more about using Te Waharoa, view our videos on YouTube:

Resources in te reo Māori

The Library has resources available in te reo Māori, across a range of subject areas. Use 'Advanced search' and select 'Te reo' in the 'Language' field to find resources in written or spoken te reo Māori.

Māori study spaces

Maori study space within the Kelburn Library

There are three Māori and Pasifika study areas in the Library, each located in a Green Zone, intended for group work and conversation.

Te Taratara ā Kae

Te Taratara ā Kae is in the Kelburn Library.

Te Kauwae Parāoa

Te Kauwae Parāoa is in the Law Library, Pipitea campus.

Māori collections

The Māori and Pasifika Collection at Victoria Library comprise several separate and integrated collections spread across Kelburn Library and Law Library (Pipitea campus).