Our Māori collections range from significant, to local and shared.
Most of our libraries have their own selection of current and heritage materials:
children’s beginner readers
books by Māori authors
CDs and DVDs
Māori manuscripts from the 1800s
Māori Land Court minute books
Waitangi Tribunal reports
Māori magazines and newspapers.
Significant Māori heritage and research collections are held in Research North, Central, West,
South and Sir George Grey Special Collections.
Local collections are also held at
Access to information found in the minute books from 1865 to 1910.
Index of information on Māori waka, traditions, waiata, haka, tribal whenua,
maunga, marae, and whakapapa.
Brings together a range of content in one place, and caters to the needs of students and researchers.
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