Our whole-school and secondary author/title loans provide fiction, non-fiction and audiovisual resources to support students with inquiry, and to encourage and develop a love of reading.
The National Library Services to Schools lending service gives New Zealand schools and home educators access to our collections to supplement their local resources. Borrow from our extensive fiction, non-fiction and audiovisual resources to support students with inquiry, and to encourage and develop their love of reading.
Use our Topic Explorer or our other digital resources to find content to also inspire your inquiry.
Quick links for schools
Request a loan — links for school loan coordinators
- Request a loan now or manage your requests
- What or when you can borrow
- How to request a loan — quick guide for loan coordinators
- Register to use our lending service
Home educators (families who homeschool their students) can borrow books and resources from our collections to help develop their students' inquiry skills and encourage them to read.