Monday, May 18, 2015

Databases: Gale Health & Wellness Resource Center

Whitireia Library have subsriptions to many useful databases.  These databases can be accessed on campus and from home.  To access databases from home you will need to register for Athens on campus first.

Health & Wellness Resource Center
"Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles."

Below are a couple of short video tutorials about using Gale Health & Wellness Resource Center to get you started.  Library staff are always happy to help you if you have any difficulty or questions. You can pop to your nearest campus library, give us a call, email a librarian or live chat with a librarian.

Monday, May 04, 2015

New Zealand Sign Language Week 4-10 May

This week is New Zealand Sign Language Week.  If you are interested in learning sign language or would like some information on deaf culture, the library is the place to start!  There is also a great online game you can play called Sign Ninja which is designed to help you learn NZSL.

Go to to find NZSL events happening this week. 

Here is a clip of the New Zealand National Anthem in NZSL