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

Museums and galleries

Programming Specialists, Turanga (Central Library)

As a Programming Specialist you will develop and deliver learning activities for a wide cross-section of the community.

I don’t really consider myself a GLAM customer service aficionado – I maybe attend one or two museum exhibitions a year, and I tend to do the bulk of my library borrowing online – so I am rarely in a library space as a user of services.  However, in August my best friend go

Kat Moody takes us on a wee adventure through GLAM!

Rachelle Forbes - The Writing is on the Wall

Rachelle Forbes presents her paper to the LIANZA 2014 conference in Auckland on the challenges of curating the Waitangi 2014 exhibition.

Aotearoa 1840’s: a time when Māori literacy rates per capita in New Zealand were higher than Pākehā in England, when te reo Māori was the language of the day, and the status of Māori women and men was reflected through birth right rather than gender politics…

Terri Elder: Leading The Library Up The Garden Path: The Development Of The University Of Canterbury Sculpture Trail

Terri Elder presents her paper to the 2009 LIANZA conference on the University of Canterbury's Sculpture Trail project.

I’m very grateful for the opportunity to be here at the Lianza conference today to talk with you about the development of the Sculpture Trail at Canterbury University by our Library.

What I propose to do in the limited time we have is to offer you an overview of the trail, and how it was developed. We’ll then go on to consider some of the potential issues and benefits of the trail, and mull over how these might be relevant to the wider library profession.

Keynote Address: Michael Houlihan

Michael Houlihan's address to the 2011 LIANZA conference surrounding his career in museums and curation.

Muesum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Mike Houlihan started his museum career as a Research Assistant in the Department of Exhibits at the Imperial War Museum, London, becoming Keeper of the Department of Permanent Exhibitions and Head of Exhibitions Research.



Episode 10: Robert Eruera - Manatunga, Māori Librarianship and Guardianship

Corin Haines talks with Robert Eruera about the Manatunga exhibition, why it's significant and some of the challenges in mounting such an exhibition.

Robert Eruera is the Senior Librarian Pou Arahi Taonga at Auckland Libraries and the lead curator of the Manatunga exhibition which runs at Auckland Libraries until October 20.

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