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 and Learning Hub Opening Hours (Hawke’s Bay)

February – November

Monday to Thursday 8.00am – 8.00pm
Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm

December January

Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm


Phone: (06) 830 1045


Twist Library
501 Gloucester Street
Taradale, Napier 4142

Tairāwhiti Library

EIT Tairāwhiti Library Opening Hours (Gisborne)

February – November

Monday to Thursday 8.00am – 6.00pm
Friday 8.00am – 4.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 10.00am – 2.00pm  

December – January

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


Phone: (06) 869 0835


EIT Tairāwhiti Library
290 Palmerston Road
Gisborne 4010