Request a username and password

Find out who can join the Ministry of Education Library and request a username and password.

About the Ministry of Education Library

The Ministry of Education Library provides a library service to the central government education agencies:

  • Ministry of Education
  • New Zealand Qualifications Authority
  • Tertiary Education Commission
  • Education Review Office 
  • Education New Zealand.

Staff of the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand can also join our library.

Some disability and learning support staff working in schools and early intervention centres can also use our library. This includes:

  • Resource teachers
  • SENCOs and Learning Support Coordinators
  • therapists working in schools, specialist schools, and early intervention centres
  • teaching staff in regional health schools, specialist schools, and early intervention centres.

Request library access

Fill out the form below to request a username and password for the Ministry of Education Library. You can use these to log in to this website and to access your library account. We will contact you within two working days.

Update 10 August 2021: We are having intermittent problems with these webforms. If we haven't replied within two days please email us at


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