Arts, music and literature

Useful resources for research in the arts, music and literature.

Access the following resources with your library card and PIN.

Literature Reference Centre Plus

Full text articles on authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

NoveList Plus
Recommendations and information on fiction and non-fiction books and authors.

Open Culture
Open Culture brings together high-quality cultural & educational media for the worldwide lifelong learning community. Web 2.0 has given us great amounts of intelligent audio and video. It's all free. It's all enriching. But it's also scattered across the web, and not easy to find. Our whole mission is to centralize this content, curate it, and give you access to this high quality content whenever and wherever you want it.

Poetry and Short Story Reference Centre
Full text articles on poetry and short stories, including biographies and authoritative essays.

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Te Puna Search
Search the holdings for New Zealand libraries and beyond.

Find New Zealand Artists
Comprehensive index of New Zealand artists, past and present.


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