Digital Design & Photography

Check out the research databases and websites below

Popular multi-subject databases

The following databases cover a huge range of subjects including articles related to digital design and photography.

ProQuest(external link)
General OneFile(external link)
MasterFile Complete(external link)

Other useful databases

LinkedIn Learning(external link)
LinkedIn Learning provides access to many useful resources on creative industries(external link).  It also includes relevant learning resources on Business(external link) and technology.(external link)

Oxford Art Online(external link) 
An authoritative and easily searchable online art resource.

Safetyhub(external link)
A database of videos dealing with safety related issues in diverse workplaces. Useful resources for anyone interested in health and safety protocols.

Science Direct(external link)
Full-text scientific database including journal articles and book chapters covering digital design and photography.

New Zealand specific databases

These databases may be useful when you are searching for articles published in New Zealand or specific to a New Zealand context.

Australia New Zealand Reference Centre(external link)
Full text articles available from thousands of Australian & NZ journals, newspapers etc.

Digital New Zealand(external link)  
This database aggregates New Zealand-related resources at one place. Digital NZ includes videos, newspapers, maps, photographs, audio recordings, artworks, news reports, and many other kinds of digital content. Users can access journals related to New Zealand and research theses from academic institutions of this country.

INNZ Index New Zealand(external link) 
New Zealand Journals indexed by the National Library of New Zealand.

New Zealand Research(external link)
This database managed by National Library of New Zealand aims to collect all research resources related to New Zealand at one place. As this is powered by Digital NZ database, duplication of documents could be seen.

The Treaty of Waitangi Collection(external link) - BWB eBooks 
This collection includes books that cover diverse aspects of the Treaty of Waitangi. Bridget Williams Collection also includes critical issues collection(external link) and texts collection(external link), which explores issues related to New Zealand from an in depth perspective.

Recommended websites

Check out these websites for trusted information.

AIPA(external link)
New Zealand Advertising Illustrated Photographers Association.

Find New Zealand Artists(external link) 
Combines the artists mentioned in twelve different places into one list.

MoMA Museum of Modern Art(external link) 
The first museum dedicated to the education and enjoyment of modern art.

Museum of New Zealand /Te Papa Tongarewa(external link)
New Zealand's National museum.

New Zealand Museums(external link)
Gives access to New Zealand museums, art galleries, cultural organisations and their collections.

Tate Gallery(external link)
The Tate collection consists of over 65,000 works of art.

Worksafe New Zealand(external link)
New Zealand's workplace health and safety regulator.


Bloomsbury applied visual arts(external link) 
Combines visual inspiration with practical advice on everything from idea generation and research techniques to portfolio development.

Further Reading

Additional reading and research resources can be found in the library collection including books and magazines via this link below.

Digital Design & Photography(external link)

Digital Technologies(external link)

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