Use the search portals below 

Tūhuratanga search: an extensive search for all resources (books, journal articles, ebooks and theses) in all databases, including Carey library’s catalogue. 

Library Catalogue: search for resources in the Carey Library only


Type your search keyword(s) here and click search.

Click on this link to renew and request books in the Carey Library:


Scroll down to the list of questions near the bottom of the page for more search tips.

Online Resources

Full details of the online resources available

About the Library

Key information: opening hours, membership details and history of the library

Contact the library

Contact one of the friendly and knowledgeable library staff.

中文資料搜尋 Chinese Library Resources

使用中文搜尋資源 Access to our Tūhuratanga database in Chinese

Postgraduate Library Resources

The library provides an extensive range of scholarly resources for students studying at a postgraduate level.

NZ Baptist Archive

The Carey Library also houses the NZ Baptist Archive – a rich collection of archives from the family/whanau of New Zealand Baptists.


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