​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the South Waikato District Libraries

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Access Your Details​ ​to renew your books
(see instructions for online renewals) 

Browse our  eBook and eAudiobook catalogue


NOTE:  To login please remember to place a 'B' in front of your library card number e.g. B12345

What's happening @ the Libraries

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Sail into Summer logo.pngSUMMER READING PROGRAMME

'Sail into Summer Reading'


Open to all children of the South Waikato aged from 4 - 11 years.
This programme is free of charge! 
Report-ins begin Monday, 5 December. 

View calendar for dates.

Kindly sponsored by Tokoroa and Putaruru City Lions.


Did you know we offer these services?

Free Internet & wi-fi at the libraries!

apnk 100x100.jpgPlease note that internet computer sessions are limited to 30 minutes per day.  Printing costs 30 cents per side.  Wi-Fi is available until 8.00 pm.

 Justice of the Peace service

A Justice of the Peace is available at the Tokoroa public library every Wednesday from
2.00 pm - 4.00 pm.

​Born to Read prescription

Ask your health provider or pregnancy support organisation for a "Prescription" for one of the libraries' Born to Read packs (contains a baby tee-shirt and board book).


 Looking for funding?

givUS (formerly FUNDVIEW)

GivUS is New Zealand's largest source of information about funding for voluntary organisations.  It will give you the best matches of funding you are eligible for in terms of criteria along with closing dates, application requirements and contact details. 
Register with Community Connect to access this database.​

givME (formerly BREAKOUT)

GivME is a database specifically for individuals/students wanting information on awards scholarships and grants to assist with studies.  
Register with Community Connect to access this database.


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