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Nau mai, Haere mai ki te Whare Mātauranga Welcome to the library

How to get started

Contact your subject librarian to find out what we can offer.

Borrowing - use your staff ID card

Note: Students are added automatically but we need to add your record manually.

What we have

We have four libraries - Main Library in Otara, MIT Manukau, Maritime and Creative Arts libraries.

Subject librarians work with lecturers to add to collections to support courses.

 

Online collections - eBooks, journal articles, videos, New Zealand standards

 

Print collections - general for loan, reference collection, high demand collection

Text books - we often keep one copy in High Demand for use in the library only

How we can help

What the library has for you:

  • teaching resources (print and online)
  • research help
  • copyright help and information

For research help, finding teaching resources and more, contact your subject librarian or email ask-us@manukau.ac.nz:

Copyright for books and articles

MIT 's license with Copyright Licensing New Zealand. extends the Copyright Act limits for copying. These include:
•  up to 10% or one chapter of a book, whichever is greater;
•  one or part of one article from a periodical publication, or additional articles from the same periodical publication if they are on the same subject.

Copyright for other media

Our three copyright licenses for print, music, radio and television allow you to copy or re-use.

For more information, look at the Copyright for Staff page.

Questions about copyright or our licenses? - contact Pat Liao, our Institute Librarian

email: pat.liao@manukau.ac.nz

How to find resources

Tools for finding library resources:

  • Super Search  - covers most of what we have
  • Subject Guides - links for specific courses (and to your Subject Librarian)
  • Interloan - for books or articles that we don't have access to
  • Library Catalogue - find and request a book on the shelf

How to embed library resources into Canvas:
Currently - add a link to our website library.manukau.ac.nz
Coming soon - an lti to embed pages or resources seamlessly

Online videos

For staff only - Businesstraining-tv   (was Vocam TrainNow) Important: This will stop being available from September 2017.