To access the library databases, Primo Search and for more information go to the Library and Learning Services website

The EIT Libraries provide study and research facilities for students, staff and community members in a relaxed and friendly environment. Our highly qualified and experienced librarians are available to assist students utilise the wide range of resources that support study in all EIT programmes. Resources include books, journals, newspapers, electronic resources, DVDs and CDs. Computers, laptops and laptop connections are also available for student use.

Twist Library

Twist Library & Learning Hub Hours (Hawke’s Bay)

February – November

Monday – Friday 8.00am – 8.00pm
Saturday – Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm

December January

Monday – Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm

Contact (06) 830 1045

Twist Library
501 Gloucester Street
Taradale, Napier 4142


Tairāwhiti Library

EIT Tairāwhiti Library (Gisborne)

Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday 8.00am – 6.00pm
Friday 8.00am – 4.00pm
Saturday – 10.00am – 2.00pm
Sundays 10.00 am – 2.00 pm  

December – January

Monday – Thursday 8.30am – 4.30pm
Friday  8.30am – 4.00pm


EIT Tairāwhiti Library

290 Palmerston Road, Gisborne 4010

Phone: (06) 869 0835 Email: