Collections

Access: Research resources, Digital resources, Children's Library, Maori & Pacifica collections, Heritage collection, Bookclub, FREE LinkedIn Learning courses, Beamafilm, Jigsaws, DVDs, eBooks, & eAudiobooks.

Porirua City Digital Library 

Porirua City Digital Library for free access to: Beamafilm, E-books & audiobooks; Generosity scholarships; LinkedIn learning courses; & Pressreader Newspapers.

Beamafilm 

Use your library card for free Beamafilm children's movies, independent films, and documentaries .

LinkedIn Learning 

FREE unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning courses on: management, business, architectural design, adobe fashion design, graphics, excel worksheets, job seeking skills, and more.

Young People 

Porirua Tamariki can have their own Junior library membership card. This Children's Library card can access books, puzzles, DVD's, eBooks, eAudiobooks, streamed eMovies, plus Young Adult fiction reads.

Heritage 

Discover Porirua's history with local heritage resources like newspapers, maps, photographs, Porirua history booklets and the genealogy resource collection.

Māori & Pacific Collections 

Bula Vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Fakatalofa atu, Kia orana, Mālō e lelei, Mālō nī, Talofa lava, Tēnā koutou katoa. Come and explore our vibrant cultures of Te Moana-nui-a Kiwa.

Beamafilm, eBooks & eAudiobooks 

Take your favourite authors with you with ePukapuka or BorrowBox. Grab some ebooks or downloadable audio books, pop the app on your device and you're good to go. We've got Free audio books on CDs as well, if you're a bit more old school.

Book Club in a Bag 

Start your own Literacy circle with the Library Book Club in a Bag, The library has everything you need for your reading group – from books to Book Discussion Group questions.

Research resources 

Digital links to useful databases like PressReader, Generosity New Zealand for financial scholarships, Te Ara Dictionary, New Zealand Encyclopedia , Index New Zealand, Te Puna National library, career hints & study resources, plus suggestions for what book should I read next.