Join the library

Use this form to find out about joining the Ministry of Education Library if you work in a disability and learning support role in a school, specialist school, or early intervention centre.

Ministry and central government agency staff

All staff of the Ministry of Education, Tertiary Education Commission, New Zealand Qualifications Authority, Education Review Office, and Education New Zealand can use our library. 

Staff of the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand can also use our library.

Request a username and password

People working in disability and learning support roles in the education sector

Some disability and learning support staff working in schools, specialist schools, and early intervention centres can join our library including:

  • RTLBs and resource teachers
  • SENCOs (includes principals with SENCO responsibility)
  • Learning Support Coordinators
  • most therapists in schools, specialist schools, and early intervention centres
  • teaching staff in specialist schools and early intervention centres.

Please note the Ministry provides library services to schools through the National Library's Services to Schools and EPIC for New Zealand Schools

Using the library

You will have self-service access to our library so you can search our catalogue, databases, and online resources to find information and research. You can borrow books, but you will need to pay for the return postage and there may be a charge for lost or damaged items.

Applying to join

Fill in the form below. We will contact you within two working days and will get back to you if we need any more information.

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