Databases \ World Bank eLibrary


Publications published after 2020 are not available.

World Bank collection of publications, including its journals, book series, and working papers. The World Bank eLibrary has the final peer-reviewed version of each document.

Topics include Agriculture, Economics, Education, Energy, Environment, Finance, Governance, Health, Infrastructure, Law, Poverty, Science and technology, Transport, Urban Development, and World Bank.


Access to Development Economics policy research working papers since 1995; e-books and reports dating as far as the 1970s; plus all new publications.


Use the CONNECT button above to access the Word Bank eLibrary, which is a subscription service available to members of the University of Auckland. Many World Bank publications are also freely available in the World Bank Open Knowledge Repository – members of the public may use the second button above to access this.


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