NZNO Library

Researching a topic


How we can help

The NZNO library offers assistance to current NZNO members.  We can provide books, journal articles, health & nursing publications, RCN & ICN documents, links to useful websites and references to other material. 

Please let us know:

  • Your topic request and contact details (Ph and email address)
  • How the information will be used e.g. a presentation to staff
  • What information you already have
  • When you need the information by
  • Any other limits e.g. New Zealand articles or international
  • Currency of material e.g. articles written within the last 5 years

Open Access - NZ Health Journals

The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health (ANZJPH)

is concerned with public health issues. The research reported includes formal epidemiological inquiries into the correlates and causes of diseases and health-related behaviour, analyses of public policy affecting health and disease, and detailed studies of the cultures and social structures within which health and illness exist

L.O.G.I.C: The official journal of the College of Primary Health Care Nurses, NZNO

Journal of Primary Health Care (JPHC)

  • Published quarterly: March, June, September and December
  • By CSIRO Publishing on behalf of The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP)
  • View the Journal of Primary Health Care


Searching for a NZ thesis

Tips for Students

First steps:

  • Consult your course text and supplementary course material
  • Search your institution's library catalogue and online databases such as Ebsco (CINAHL)
  • Approach the institution's library reference staff for training and guidance
  • Search online journals/databases on the NZNO website

Useful Resources

  • NZ Nursing Research Index (Database)This index includes published and unpublished research that has been undertaken by New Zealand nurses which is concerned with the practice of nursing, nursing education, nursing policy or nursing management from January 1999 to today.

    This is an open access database. You do not need to login. Search the nursing research database

  • New Zealand Nursing Education and Research Foundation (NERF) oral history project
    Find a list of oral history interviews held at Alexander Turnbull Library:

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NZNO Library Enquiry

  • Please fill in the relevant boxes to make your enquiry.

    If you don't have your NZNO membership number handy call 0800 28 38 48 and the team will be happy to help you.