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    encyclopedias, dictionaries and atlases.

A selection of useful Reference websites from across the Web and online resources subscribed to by EIT Libraries (these may require you to log in if accessing off-campus).

Biography
Dictionary of New Zealand Biography
Biography in Context

Conversion
ConvertIt.com
OnlineConversion.com
The Universal Currency Converter

Countries
The World Fact Book (CIA)

Dictionaries
OneLook Dictionary Search
Ngata English-Māori Dictionary
Māori Dictionary
A Dictionary of the Māori Language (Wliliams)
AcronymFinder

Digital Libraries
DigitalNZ (New Zealand content including posters, newspapers, artwork, research papers)

Directories
NZ Yellow Pages
NZ White Pages
Telephone Directories on the Web (Worldwide)
NZ Post Postcode Finder
Finda Business Directory (NZ)
Govt.nz (New Zealand government information and services)
localcouncils.govt.nz (New Zealand local government)

Encyclopaedias
Te Ara The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Legislation
New Zealand Legislation
New Zealand Acts as Enacted (Historical)
Bills Digests (NZ)

Library Catalogues
Massey University
Waikato University
Auckland University
Lincoln University
Canterbury University
Otago University
Victoria University
NZ Public Libraries

Maps
Wises Street Finder (NZ)
Google Maps New Zealand
New Zealand Heritage Maps (Auckland City Libraries)
NZTopoOnline (topographical maps)

Our Environment (online atlas of NZ land resources)

Newspapers
Online Newspapers  (International)
New Zealand Local News

Quotations
Quotation Collections (Bartlett's, Simpson's, Columbia)
The Quotations Page

Road Code
The Official New Zealand Road Code

Statistics
Statistics New Zealand
NZ Education Statistics
NZ Health Information Service
MPI Agriculture Statistics
Māori
Tourism New Zealand
Electorate Profiles
New Zealand(by subject, via NZSTATS, University of Auckland Library)
International (via OFFSTATS, University of Auckland Library)

Time
The World Clock - Time Zones
World Time Server
Time Zone Converter
10,000 Year Calendar

Theses
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global

Weather & Climate
NZ MetService Forecasts
NZ City Weather Forecasts
CNN World Weather 
NIWA Climate Update
NIWA Weather