About the Source
The library subscribes to a wide range of online resources from ebook suppliers through to research databases for our library members to access for free. We call it the Source.
What’s in the Source?
The Source has something for everyone: from fun games and animated stories for children, to study guides for teens, encyclopædias and dictionaries, resources for family research, through to online newspapers, music, video, and audiobooks.
- Download ebooks from OverDrive or Wheelers and read them on your PC, most ereaders or mobile device;
- Download songs from Freegal or emagazines from Zinio and keep them forever;
- Download audiobooks from OverDrive and listen to them on your MP3 player;
- Read today’s New Zealand and world newspapers, cover-to-cover, using PressDisplay;
- Listen to thousands of classical, jazz and world music tracks online with NAXOS Music Library or Music Online;
- Search Encyclopædia Britannica and other online reference sources;
- Trace your family history with Ancestry.com (in libraries only);
- Browse the world’s most trusted reference collection in Oxford Reference Online;
- Read thousands of magazines & journals online at EbscoHost.