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What's new in the library

Looking for the latest library news? Then checkout the Library News page:

  • Latest news - what's happening in ANZCA Library and updates on current issues
  • Latest titles - a list of books, e-books, journals and e-journals recently added to the ANZCA Library
  • Current trials - what collections and products is the ANZCA Library currently trialling?

Discover the world with ANZCA Library's discovery service




[1 October 2018] Library users can now access the entire ANZCA Library collection through a new discovery service.

SEARCH the WebsiteDiscovery service

The new system includes the following features:

  • Fully-optimised for mobile and hand-held devices
  • The ability to search all of ANZCA Library’s journals, books and e-books through a single “Google-like” search interface
  • The ability to search and access at the article-level for all ANZCA Library-subscribed journals
  • The ability to create lists, send links and export citations for all library content
  • The ability to save searches and lists*
  • The ability to create online reservations and to self-renew for print books*
  • Māori language interface
  • Revamped e-book, e-journal and databases access pages
  • Complete A-Z lists for journals, e-books and collections/databases
  • Library orientation and help pages
  • And much, much more!

* requires the creation of a personalised library account



Some important information for borrowers:

  • First time users of the new discovery layer who would like to borrow items will need to create a password for their personalised library account
  • Once enabled, the account can be used to view items on reserve, view items on loan and renew items
  • Borrowers will no longer be asked for a courier address when they reserve an item - once the item is ready to be sent, you will receive an email requesting their delivery address
  • Please contact the library ( if you unable to locate an item

​Please Note: Access/authentication for ALL e-resources remains your College ID and Networks password.



  • Print items located in the main library are expected to be transitioned by the end of October [now completed]
  • Print items located in New Zealand will be transitioned in early November [now completed]
  • Print serials located in archives to be transitioned by December 2018 [now completed]
  • Print serials located in the main library to be transitioned by April 2019