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


Student Awards

LIANZA works with Victoria University of Wellington (VUW) and the Open Polytechnic of New Zealand to reward the best and brightest. Our student prizes are awarded annually for excellence in library and information management studies.

Community Outreach Developer – Nga Pataka Korero o Tamaki

Auckland Libraries are going through an exciting time. We have expanded our Mobile Library service and are focusing on developing closer relationships between libraries, customers and communities. Our objective is to better capture and preserve the identity, memory and collective narrative of a changing and diverse Auckland.

Kaikōkiri Ratonga Māori - Library Assistant Māori

  • Opportunities all over Auckland 
  • Join our Community Libraries team as a Senior Library Assistant 

Future Skills

The goal of this project was to assist library and information profession to meet the challenges of tomorrow's information environment.

Knowledge Advisor - AgResearch

We have a challenging and varied position for a confident Knowledge Advisor, based at our Lincoln campus. The position balances many different roles across a variety of disciplines and information environments. It requires diverse subject knowledge in extensive and technically complex research areas and an in-depth knowledge of client needs to provide value-added, high-quality reference services and tailored research support to facilitate organisational outcomes.

Customer Service Team Lead

Rotorua District Library We are looking for a customer service superstar to train, lead and inspire a team of talented front-line professionals.

Marrakesh treaty

LIANZA has received a letter from the Hon Jacqui Dean concening the Government's decision to join the Marrakesh Treaty. The LIANZA Standing Committee on Copyright supports this decision.

Visit to the Met Service Library

The first in the series of Library tours took place on Thursday 22 January with a visit to the Met Service in Wellington and we can confidently confirm that it is indeed New Zealand’s coolest little weather company!

Libraries Aotearoa: Past Present and Future

A presentation on Libraries Aotearoa (#brandlibraries) by Working Group Chair Vye Perrone at LIANZA Conference in Auckland, October 2014.

Libraries Aotearoa represents all New Zealand libraries. From school to academic, from public to specialist, we're one powerful network, able to guide our country on its journey towards knowledge.


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