Online resources

Here is a selection of resources that you will find helpful for your school work and wider interests.

If you want to talk with a real librarian online, you can do this through the Any Questions website, Monday-Friday between 1.00pm and 6.00pm.

Any Questions
Reference Topics Information Online books (read/listen) Dunedin Interests
(search engine)
Topics finder

Find information for inquiry topics

Digital NZ

Find images, sound, news articles and research

Dunedin Public Libraries
(you’ll need your library card)
Dunedin Public Libraries Cool Math
English Dictionary About New Zealanders

Stories of famous New Zealanders


Find numbers about NZ to help with your research

International Children’s Digital Library Dunedin City Council Kiwi Conservation Club
Māori Dictionary New Zealand History Enyclopedia of NZ Storytime Treasure Chest Dunedin Weather Learn to Code
Using & Sharing Information Kiwi Kids News Te Tiriti o Waitangi / The Treaty of Waitangi Storynory Otago Daily Times Hector’s World – Cyber safety
Country Information Index NZ
(NZ articles)
Folk Songs & Waiata Space Station Kiwi
(Dunedin kids radio)
National Geographic EPIC databases (password at office) Te Reo Books Toitu Science & Technology
BBC World History Google Maps Magical Tales by Kiwi Kids Otago Museum Cool Kids Cooking
WickED – bilingual resources Dunedin Public Art Gallery