Te Pātaka Māramatanga


Te Pātaka Māramatanga is your library network containing over 100,000 resources, all free for you to use.

You can use our free library services when you start studying with us.

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Learn about Te Pātaka Māramatanga

Established in 2003, Te Pātaka Māramatanga is the largest indigenous academic library in New Zealand.

Library services

There are a number of online support and research options to help with your learning.

Online resources

  • Māori history (including Waitangi treaty)
  • Māori and English dictionaries
  • ancestry.com library
  • eJournal, eBook and research databases
  • TV recordings and collections
  • Academic videos

Library help

Get assistance with your online library experience. Services include:

  • Computer help
  • How to search for books, eBooks, eJournals, articles and audiovisual items using our online platforms
  • Help with learning skills to find and use information for your assignments
  • Expert help with your research

Frequently asked questions

Dedicated resource to answer any questions you may have of our library services. Topics include:

  • Requests
  • Deliveries
  • Returns
  • Renewals
  • Loans

APA referencing guide

Acknowledge the source of ideas, quotes and images that you are using in your work with appropriate referencing.

Contact library services

Email library@twoa.ac.nz

Phone 0800 355 553 from Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

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