Have a look at some of these links:


EPIC is a venture between New Zealand libraries and the Ministry of Education, giving schools free access to a worldwide range of electronic resources.  THrough EPIC schools can access many databases, including the online version of Encyclopaedia Britannica especially for primary school level.
You will need to know Konini School's EPIC user name and password - please email Mrs Campton at
Please note the EPIC user name and password is confidential to staff and students of Konini School.


Online homework help New Zealand students provided by librarians from around the country.
For both primary and secondary school levelts, AnyQuestions is an online service that puts students in touch with helpful librarians who identify the information the need and then direct them to reliable online resources.
Librarians are online between 1pm and 6pm on weekdays, including school holidays.  AnyQuestions is accessible from any computer that is connected to the internet, from either school, library or home.
For the times that a librarian is not online, you are able to visit to find the answers to the most comonly asked questions from AnyQuestions.

Auckland Libraries Digital Collection

Auckland Libraries provide free access to numerous websites, including Encyclopaedia Britannica Students.
Search article database, online newspapers, reference books, encyclopedias, eBooks, online exhibitions, photographic collections, eAudio books, music, and historic newspaper archives.