Information for those who have come to New Zealand recently showing what resources and services the library has to offer.
Heritage and Research
Heritage and Research Brochure
Rotorua Library offers excellent Heritage and Research services for anyone interested in Te Arawa, Rotorua, Māori or New Zealand history, or genealogy and whakapapa research. This brochure covers resources online and in the library including Heritage collections, Don Stafford files, archives and Kete Rotorua.
Under 5s Brochure
Rotorua Library has plenty available for Under 5s and their families including regular programmes, Pounamu Pukapuka bulk loan service, the Mobile Library service and group visits as well as children's books, DVDs, eBooks and toys to borrow.
He Pī Ka Rere - On the Road
He Pī Ka Rere On the Road.pdf
We're bringing our popular He Pī Ka Rere programme out to the community so if you run a daycare, pre-school or Kohanga Reo, get in touch with us. The session lasts 40mins and is a mix of song, dance, storytelling and an activity. This is a free community service.
Mobile Library Timetable
Visit the Mobile Library page to download the current timetable and find information about the service.
Have Your Say
Help us to help you by filling in a feedback form when you visit the library or fill out our online feedback form.
Housebound Service Registration
Housebound Registration Form
If you would like to register for the Housebound Service, either fill in the online form, download and print the Housebound Registration Form or talk to library staff.
Class Card Contract
Contract for class card
If you are a teacher at a school or pre-school centre, you may be eligible for a Class Card or an Organisation Card. Visit our Membership page for further details.
The following forms are available as online forms:
For membership information and terms and conditions, see our Membership page.
Interloan Request Form
Journal Article Request Form
For more information about Interloans, including fees, please visit the Interloans page.
Suggestion for Purchase
If you can't find a title in the library's online catalogue you can make a suggestion for purchase onli
Suggestion for purchase