Key intelligence on countries, markets, consumers and lifestyles. Areas covered include: market performance analysis, strategic forecasting and scenario planning, competitor intelligence and benchmarking, consumer lifestyles and profiles, country profiles and market shares, developing/emerging and niche markets. Also known as Passport GMID. 

Bridget Williams Books Treaty eBooks

This Collection is a landmark digital resource from Bridget Williams Books (BWB), an award-winning New Zealand publisher. It is to provide a new and authoritative home for Treaty scholarship online, with more books to be added over time.

New Zealand Geographic Archive and NZGeo TV

More than 130 New Zealand Geographic magazines dating back to 1989 have been digitised and as part of a new joint-venture with Dunedin’s legendary production house Natural History New Zealand (formerly the Natural History Unit), they are incorporating more than 160 hours of blue-chip television.


EBSCOhost provide a range of database packages to us, including the ANZ Reference Centre, ebooks, and Masterfile.  To search within a single database, click the database name listed below.


GoinGlobal provides country-specific career and employment information, including internship and job postings, corporate profiles, and career resources for 30 countries. Access expert advice from in-country experts on CV, resume, work permit and visa requirements for work abroad.


A worldwide union catalogue, providing information on 95+ million items in all formats (books, serials, DVDs, electronic resources, etc.) and which libraries hold them, including New Zealand libraries. WorldCat records represent items from hundreds of languages and cultures in 112 countries and territories.

Westlaw NZ

Westlaw NZ is the new platform for Brookers Online material.

Westlaw NZ gives you access to legislation, case law, commentary, journals, news and precedents that are easy to find and apply, providing you with the detail and insight you need to make better decisions.

Web of Science

Web of Science™ Core Collection’s authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers over 12,000 of the highest impact journals worldwide—including open access journals—and over 160,000 conference proceedings.


A database containing information regarding toxic compounds and the management of poisoned patients.


The online journal service from Springer-Verlag and associated scientific publishers. The Library has purchased full-text access to all 1200+ journals for Lincoln University staff and students.


53 million records | 21,915 titles | 5,000 publishers Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.


*** From January 1, 2016, ScienceDirect will no longer support Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) ***

ScienceDirect, from Elsevier, contains indexing and abstracts for over 1,800 journals, with online full text available for most titles from 1995. Some online book titles are also included (see below).

SAGE Journals Online

The online journal service from SAGE Publications. The Library subscribes to the SAGE Humanities & Social Science Package. This provides access to hundreds of journals, comprising over 150,000 full-text articles.

Passport GMID

Key intelligence on countries, markets, consumers and lifestyles. Areas covered include: market performance analysis, strategic forecasting and scenario planning, competitor intelligence and benchmarking, consumer lifestyles and profiles, country profiles and market shares, developing/emerging and niche markets. 


MEDLINE® (Medical Literature, Analysis, and Retrieval System Online) is the United States National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) premier bibliographic database, which contains over 12 million references to journal articles in the life sciences, with a concentration on basic biomedical research and clinical sciences, including nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, allied health and pre-clinical sciences.

LexisNexis is an international database containing source materials primarily from the United States and Canada, with many other countries (including New Zealand) also represented. Provides fulltext access to legislation, case law and commentary including journal articles.

Katalyst Business (formerly Kompass)

Katalyst Business is a worldwide database of larger companies. You may search for information based upon Country and state/province, Executive names, field of business, products produced, brand names, number of employees and financial turnover amongst other criteria.


Kanopy stream more than 26,000 films to over 3,000 higher education campuses worldwide, reaching millions of students around the globe.

JSTOR Plant Science

JSTOR Plant Science is an online environment that brings together content, tools, and people interested in plant science.


JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. Includes the Journal of the Polynesian Society (JPS).


eTV is a service providing on-demand recordings from NZ broadcast television for use in an educational setting.


The ERIC database is the world’s largest source of education information.The database contains more than 1 million abstracts of education-related documents and journal articles.


An electronic collection of journals published by MCB University Press. The focus is on management and marketing with some engineering journals included.

Ebook Central (previously ebrary)

A collection of searchable electronic books on a wide variety of topics. Over 40,000 titles are available as part of Ebook Central (previously known as ebrary) as well as reports, maps and other resources.

Current Contents Connect

ISI Current Contents Connect is a multidisciplinary current awareness database, providing access to bibliographic information for over 8,000 of the world’s leading scholarly journals and more than 2,000 books, in the sciences, social sciences, business, arts and humanities.

Crop Protection Compendium

An encyclopedic, mixed media tool that brings together science-based information on all aspects of crop protection – pests, diseases and weeds and their natural enemies, along with crops that are their hosts and the countries where they occur.

Commercial Law in New Zealand

Provides comprehensive analysis of commercial law topics in New Zealand. Contains comprehensive and up-to-date commentary on personal property, consumer guarantees, secured transactions, and competition law.

ChemWatch (ChemGold III)

The ChemWatch program provides access to a database of over 6 million original Vendor Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). It is designed to help users of chemicals to meet their legislative requirements.


A nonprofit digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.

Arts & Humanities Citation Index

The Arts & Humanities Citation Index® (A&HCI®) is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the arts and humanities. It fully covers 1,160 of the world’s leading arts and humanities journals. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 6,800 major science and social science journals.

Animal Health & Production Compendium

Focuses on all aspects of animal health and production, including diseases, nutrition, husbandry and breeding. The Compendium covers several hundred topics in food-animal production (cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, pigs, poultry), including husbandry, housing, handling, identification, transport, behaviour, nutrition, genetics, reproduction, techniques, welfare, slaughter, meat, milk, eggs, products, drugs and legislation.

African Journals OnLine

Online collection of African-published, peer-reviewed scholarly journals. Range of academic disciplines with strong sections on health, education, agriculture, science and technology, the environment, and arts and culture.

Acta Horticulturae

Search and view full-text articles from Acta Horticulturae, a series of scientific-technical publications mainly devoted to the proceedings of the International Horticultural Congress and the Symposia of the International Society for Horticultural Science.


Business and management, including advertising, marketing, economics, finance, human resources, taxation, and industry-specific topics. Also, information on 60,000+ companies, including company profiles.