Library Services

You’ll find a huge range of resources at the Toi Ohomai libraries to help with your studies. As a student you have free access to all of the library collections including physical and digital resources. 

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The Toi Ohomai libraries have a relaxed and friendly feel. You’re welcome to eat, drink and socialise in our libraries, and there are cafes on site or nearby.

Friendly librarians are available to help you research your subject area. You can drop in at the Research Desks in the libraries, or make an appointment with your Faculty Librarian.

The libraries have a number of study rooms and spaces where you can settle in and concentrate on your work. Computers and laptops are available for you to use and the team can help you set up your own devices too. You’ll have free access to the Wi-Fi network while you’re on campus.

Distance and Regional Library Services

We can deliver library books to you free of charge within New Zealand if you are Toi Ohomai student who is:

  • studying online and not living near a Toi Ohomai campus; or
  • studying at Tokoroa, Taupō, or Whakatāne campuses; or any other regional sites.

For more information about this service and other library services visit 'About The Library'.

Contact information

Te Wairere Library, Mokoia Campus, Rotorua (Level 3, N Block)

07 346 8805

Monday–Thursday 8.00am–5.00pm

Friday 8.00am-4.30pm

Saturday 10.00am-1.00pm

Sunday Closed

Mokoia Campus

Postal address for book returns:

The Library
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Mokoia Drive
Rotorua 3015

Ako Ātea Library, Windermere Campus, Tauranga (Te Aongahoro, A Block)

07 557 6200

Upper Floor (Library Collection): Monday–Thursday 8.00am–5.30pm, Friday 8.00am–4.30pm

Upper Floor (Library Collection): Saturday 12.00pm-4.00pm, Sunday Closed

Lower Floor (Computer Access): Monday-Friday 7.00am-10.00pm

Lower Floor (Computer Access): Saturday-Sunday 8.00am-10.00pm

You'll need your student ID card and 4 digit PIN for after hours access

Windermere Campus

Postal address for book returns:

The Library
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
70 Windermere Drive, Poike, Tauranga
Private Bag 12001, Tauranga 3143, New Zealand