Databases & eResources
Ancestry Library Edition
This database can be accessed at the Library or remotely by clicking on the link below. You will need to sign up and use your Grey District Library card number to login if accessing remotely.
|Ancestry® Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by Ancestry.com, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more.|
givUS & givME
Generosity New Zealand (formerly the Funding Information Service [FIS]) allows all New Zealanders access to comprehensive and accurate funding information via their givUS (formerly called FundView) and givME (formerly called BreakOut) databases.
These databases can be searched via the public computers at the Library or accessed remotely by clicking on the links below. You will need to sign up and use your Grey District Library card number to login.
|givUS||Holds more than 700 active records and funding information is provided from government, local authorities, statutory and philanthropic trusts, gaming trusts and some service organisations.|
|givMe||Has around 2,100 active records available for students, teachers and researchers from all levels to search, with new scholarships and awards being added each month.|
With PressReader you have access to 1,000s of newspapers and magazines from over 100 countries, in full-colour, full-page format.
Please note that some publications are unable to be accessed remotely and must be viewed at a library hotspot.
|PressReader||PressReader connects you to the world's best newspapers and magazines.|
|AnyQuestions||For school students. An online librarian can link you with the right resources to help find the information you need.|
|Cenotaph||A database of New Zealand deceased service personnel.|
Ministry of Culture and Heritage's Online Encyclopaedia
|TE ARA - The New Zealand Online Encyclopaedia||Te Ara means 'the pathway'. Through interlinking text and image trails, the encyclopaedia takes you on a journey of discovery.|
Ministry of Education
|Te Kete Ipurangi - The Online Learning Centre||Everything you need to know about schools and school education in New Zealand and some great educational links for adults and kids.|
|Collections||A listing of the National Library's various collections.|
|Timeframes||New Zealand and Pacific images from the Alexander Turnbull Library.|
|Papers Past||A collection of more than 50 early New Zealand newspapers.|
|findNZarticles||Indices to a range of New Zealand magazines and newspapers.|
New Zealand Government
|New Zealand Government online||Find out all that you need to know about everything that the NZ Government has to offer.|
Statistics New Zealand
|Statistics New Zealand||The latest New Zealand statistics.|