Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa
Te Rau Herenga O Aotearoa


Resource Description & Access Librarian

E ngā Iwi, e ngā karangatanga maha huri noa i te motu, tēnei te mihi atu ki a koutou katoa. E karanga tēnei ki a koutou. Haere mai, tono mai mō tētahi tūranga, i Ngā Kete Wānanga-o-Ōtautahi

At the Christchurch City Council our work is the city that surrounds us. When you join our team, the results and success of your work are evident in every facet of city life. We work together every day to shape a community and create a city that we can be truly proud of. Take on a role at the Council, and take pride in making a difference to our great city every day.

Introduction to Library Management

An Infopeople online course, beginning  10 March – 6 April 2015

Have you recently moved to a management position or are you considering a career path in library management? Do you want to determine your potential or improve your ability to be a successful manager? How strong are your management skills and what can you do to strengthen them or acquire additional skills?

During this course, which is targeted at first time managers and supervisors, you will learn:

PCI Webinars

PCI Webinars are an American based company that have an extensive range of webinars covering a multitude of library and management related topics on their website.  These cost from $59 NZD for access to a single webinar to $299 for a six month subscription to the site.

Code of Practice Part 4 Appendix

These documents provide guidance for both Regional and SIG treasurers.

A "special" System For A "special" Library

Researching for a library system for the Handweavers and Spinners Guild Auckland Inc.

Guidelines For Convenors Of Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

LIANZA has developed this document as a guidelines to assist Convenors of LIANZA Special Interest Groups (SIGs). The document covers:

  • Governing Documents
  • Membership
  • Reporting to LIANZA
  • Communications
  • Professional Development
  • Meetings
  • Financial Reporting

Māori Greetings And Signoffs For Letters And Emails

This resource lists a number of greetings and signoffs in Te Reo Māori, encouraging use of the language in emails and letters.

LIANZA Communications Plan

The LIANZA Council has developed this Communications Plan which provides principles and policies for how the Association communicates issues of the day, deals with media enquiries and engages with members.

#LIANZAHQ - Frequently Asked Questions

We answer your Frequently Asked Questions about the Association. If there is something you'd like to know then ask us using #LIANZAHQ via twitter, Facebook or email

From The LIANZA Treasurer No. 5 - Financial Controls Explained

This is the fifth and final entry in a series of blogs from our treasurer, Steve Graves, about how LIANZA finances work. We often get a lot of questions about how money is spent, what we do with any profit, how we prevent fraud and so on. We hope these blogs will help to explain a few of our financial ins and outs.


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