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The National Geographic Virtual Library provides in-depth coverage of cultures, nature, science and technology, making it an essential resource for teachers and students as well as general readers.
To read National Geographic Virtual Library eMagazines you need to be an Auckland Libraries member.
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To borrow eMagazines in the National Geographic Virtual Library, you will need your library barcode number and your PIN.
As the official journal of the nonprofit National Geographic Society, National Geographic magazine built its reputation on delivering the highest quality photojournalism and cartography in the world. The content of this archive comprises every page of every issue along with a cross-searchable
kohinga of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos.
The National Geographic Virtual Library includes access to:
National Geographic Magazine Archive, 1888-1994
National Geographic Magazine Archive, 1995-current
National Geographic: People, Animals, and the World.
For help on searching or viewing content, see the
National Geographic Virtual Library Help .
The National Geographic Virtual Library has a two issue embargo. This means that the two most recent issues are not available.
Magazines cannot be downloaded and read offline.
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