Welcome to Education Library

Connecting you with evidence and knowledge

Library unstaffed Friday 28 August

All librarians are out of the office on Friday 28 August. We will attend to all requests received on Monday 31 August.
If you have an urgent request please contact Flora Wallace, the Library Manager.


By Carl Billington
Public sector 38 (2), 2015, p. 5-9 (article).

Explores some of the challenges and opportunities facing public administration in New Zealand in the digital environment.

By Mapuana C.K. Antonio, Jane J. Chung-Do & Kathryn L. Braun
AlterNative: an international journal of indigenous peoples 11 (2), 2015, p. 147-163 (article).

Explores interventions targeting health and lifestyle choices through nutrition, diet, and exercise of indigenous adolescents in the US, New Zealand, Australia, and Canada.

By Tacy M. Byham & Richard S. Wellins
TD: talent development 69 (6): 24-29 (article).

Describes five key principles for new leaders.


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  • Discover our new resources.
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  • Find and request books using our catalogue.
  • Find research using OneSearch and our databases.
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We provide a service to the New Zealand Ministry of Education, central government education agency staff, resource teachers, therapists and other specialist providers working in schools. Principals and registered teachers can join our pilot service.

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  • 04 463 8926 or 04 463 8913
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