Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa
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Archivist

HOCKEN LIBRARY

The Hocken is one of the foremost historical research libraries in New Zealand and global interest in our collections is ever increasing. In response, we are working to ensure greater access and the delivery of a broad client-focussed research service. To realise our vision we have a vacancy for an experienced Archivist who shares our passion for supporting research focussed on Aotearoa New Zealand and the Pacific.

Archivist

HOCKEN LIBRARY

The Hocken is one of the foremost historical research libraries in New Zealand and global interest in our collections is ever increasing. In response, we are working to ensure greater access and the delivery of a broad client-focussed research service. To realise our vision we have a vacancy for an experienced Archivist who shares our passion for supporting research focussed on Aotearoa New Zealand and the Pacific.

2016

LIBRARY AND INFORMATION ASSOCIATION

OF NEW ZEALAND AOTEAROA (LIANZA)

 

 

Submission on the

Committee Member: LIANZA Standing Committee on Copyright

LIANZA is looking for a Library and Information Professional who has expertise or interest in copyright to join the standing committee on copyright. We welcome all applicants, but are particularly interested in applicants with public and special library backgrounds.  We will be meeting fortnightly, on the first and third Thursday of the month at 10am.  The time commitment will vary with workflow, but we are a committee of volunteers, and our work commitment reflects this.  A commitment of 6 hours per month (including meetings) would be reasonable. 

Introduction to Intellectual Freedom in Libraries - 2015 Update

An Infopeople webinar on Wednesday 18 February 2015 at 9am (NZ Time)

WIPO online course on Intellectual Property

WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) offers two online courses about intellectual property –

Challenging DRM in pursuit of control...

If an e-book lending platform fails or the business that is providing that platform collapses, what happens to the e-books that your library has purchased?  Indeed, how many of us have even thought about the long-term preservation of the e-books we’ve been purchasing?  Granted, the bigger e-lending platforms are offering lease agreements and limited lending options, but have we librarians really thought through the full implications upon entering these contractual agreements?

3 Things Your Kindle Can't Do...But Other eReaders Can

Once again New Zealand libraries are fighting to remain relevant, this time in the provision of ebooks.

We've just celebrated the launch of two major ebook lending initiatives and now this has been overshadowed by the sale of Kindle ereaders in New Zealand stores.

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If you're after copyright guidelines, links and other resources visit our Copyright resource page

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