Library & Helpdesks






Our libraries provide access to high-quality resources through print and online mediums to support your studies and learning. This includes books, journals, magazines, e-books and online videos and peer-reviewed journal articles.

You must have a current student identification card to borrow from our libraries and a Moodle login and password to access online databases and materials. 

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We can help you with:

  • Research support and online research databases.
  • Finding specific titles and resources.
  • Locating course textbooks and recommended readings.
  • APA referencing support.
  • Specific subject and research guides to support your studies.

Library staff are available to help students access these collections over all our sites. You can also book time with our librarians to assist you in developing independent research and learning skills. Librarians can help you find reference material and information you need to complete your assignments.

Our libraries are located at Petone, Porirua, the Hospitality Camp and Te Kāhui Auaha.

Library Opening Hours

Browse our Catalogue

Contact Library Support

or call 0800 141 121 for more information.



Our Student Helpdesks are available to answer any of your questions across all campuses. The Student Helpdesks can direct you to places on campus, make appointments for you, issue library resources for you to use, and help you with your computing issues. They are also a point of contact with the wider support services team. Don’t know who to ask? Start with the Student Helpdesks!


Student Helpdesks are located:

  • Petone Campus: Learning Commons, Level 2
  • Porirua Campus: Library/Te Kete W­ānanga
  • Te Auaha Campus: Library, Level 3
  • Wellington Hospitality Campus: Library, Level 2