Reference

Olympics

Categories

* Ancient Olympics
* Olympic News
* Olympics Background & History

Sites

* The Olympic Games
Overview and history of the modern and ancient Olympics. From the World Book Encyclopedia.
Access this with your library card number and PIN, or at our libraries.
* International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Includes information on the Olympic Movement & future Olympic Games. Also the Numismatic Federation (FINO), Philately Federation (FIPO), Memorabilia Federation (FIMO) & The Olympic Museum.
* NZ Athlete Profiles Search
Search for profiles of athletes and officials.
* Olympic Studies Centre (OSC)
The Olympic Studies Centre (OSC), situated in the Olympic Museum, was created by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in order to preserve and disseminate the collective memory of the Olympic Movement and to coordinate and promote research, teaching and publications about Olympism.
* The Olympics
New Zealand's Olympians - almost 1000 of them - have produced plenty of memorable moments over the years, but the Games have also been marred by boycotts, controversy and tragedy. From nzhistory.net
* Olympics - TVNZ
Olympics news and information from TVNZ.
* Rio 2016
The official website for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics.
* Sochi 2014
Official website of the 2014 Winter Games, which will be held in Sochi, Russia. Available in English, French and Russian.