Library Subject Guides

COVID-19 Special Resources: Extra Publications

Extra Online Publications Made Available by Database Vendors/Publishers

Please note this list is being updated when the free access expires.
last updated 3/09/2020


We have access to the Artfilms digital database until 30 September.  The database has 1600+ streaming videos in subject areas such as: architecture, art, design, cinema, culture, media and music.

Records for the videos are in the Catalogue and it can also be accessed through the Library database webpages.

Asian Art Newspaper

The May, June and September issues won't be produced in print but can be read online until 31 August at
Click on "access my digital subscription". 

The login is:
Password: P2DMAY20



JSTOR has opened up all the journal archives that we don't subscribe to until the 31 December. 
A new collection of 26 journal archives in public health is available until 31 December. 

Records for the journals are in the Catalogue and in MultiSearch. 


We have purchased the following online textbooks:

  • Burrows and Cheer. Media Law in New Zealand (7th ed.)
  • Company Law in New Zealand (2nd ed.)
  • Immigration and Refugee Law (3rd ed.)
  • Nevill’s Law of Trusts, Wills and Administration (13th ed.)
  • Understanding Commercial Law (9th ed.)

 The ebooks are available in the Catalogue and in Lexis Advance. The NZ Law Dictionary is also available online

Oxford University Press

The Oxford Scholarship Online Law collection is available until 31 December

Records for the ebooks are in the Catalogue and in MultiSearch. 

Other offers

CEIC macroeconomic data - 3 month trial access is available

Duke University Press can provide 90 days of complimentary e-access to course materials.

New York times - free access to news about Covid-19


A number of publishers have made articles about Covid-19 free to access.    Please see the tab - free Covid-19 resources.