Vacancy: Facilitator National Capability Services – Māori (National Library, Auckland)

Nau mai ki Te Tari Taiwhenua e whai wāhi ai koe ki te whakawhanake i te whakatupuranga o ngā whakareanga o Aotearoa. He kaupeka Literacy and Learning Directorate o Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa i raro i Te Tāhuhu Iringa Kōrero. Koinei te pito o te mātauranga, ahurea me ngā taonga tuku iho. E pōhiri… Read more »

Vacancy: Online Content Services and Rauemi Developer-Te Ao Māori (National Library, Auckland)

Nau mai ki Te Tari Taiwhenua e whai wāhi ai koe ki te whakawhanake i te whakatupuranga o ngā whakareanga o Aotearoa. He kaupeka Ngā Ratonga ki ngā Kura o Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa i raro i Te Tāhuhu Iringa Kōrero. Koinei te pito o te mātauranga, ahurea me ngā taonga tuku iho. E… Read more »

Vacancy: Children and Young Adult Librarian (Gisborne)

HB Williams Memorial Library is seeking a dynamic, innovative professional that has te aroha for books and young people. You will be able to provide high quality bi-lingual information services in the field of children and young adult literacy, including a range of programmes to enhance the whanau customer experience. A willingness to create and… Read more »

He kāhui whakaahua –a constellation of carte de visite images

Tēnā hoki rā tātou ngā mema me ngā kaitautoko o Te Rōpū Whakahau. My name is Sheena Tawera. I work as an Arrangement and Description Librarian at Alexander Turnbull Library (ATL)  in Wellington. I am very fortunate to be able to work with taonga held within the Alexander Turnbull Library’s unpublished collections. ATL  holds  a number of… Read more »

2020 Robyn Hakopa Award

Ngā mihi ki a Taina H Tangaere McGregor. Congratulations to Taina, this years recipient of the Robyn Hakopa award, for te reo Māori and tikanga māori. Mō te roanga o te kōrero, tirohia te whārangi awards

Preservation advice for hapū and whānau

You know that John Rowles classic If I only had time – well now might be that time to organise your whānau photographs,  sort your grandparent’s letters and diaries, and listen to and back-up those recordings of your tupuna. There are resources here to help you. This can be an enriching activity not only for you, but those in your ‘bubble’ by  being able… Read more »

Hui ā-tau 2020

Puketeraki Marae, Karitāne Tēnā rā koutou Tēnei te mihi atu ki a koutou katoa, ngā mema o Te Rōpū Whakahau. Ka tū tō tātou hui ā-tau 2020 ki te rohe o Te Waka ā-Māui ki te marae o Puketeraki, ki Karitāne Ko Ki Uta ki Tai te kaupapa Nau mai, haere mai Te Waka-a-Māui region… Read more »

Toiroa scholarship for IILF 2019

Kia ora. I am writing to my Te Rōpū Whakahau whanau to thank you all for your support and manaaki during the International Indigenous Librarians Forum this past February; including the generous granting of a Toiroa scholarship to assist in my attendance from Raleigh, North Carolina.  While I hesitate to call this item important enough… Read more »

IFLA WLIC 2022

THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED. Get planning everyone The International Federation of Library Associations World Library and Information Congress (IFLA WLIC) will be coming to Aotearoa New Zealand in 2022. This allows the WLIC to be held, as planned, in the Aotearoa New Zealand International Convention Centre in Tāmaki herehere ngā waka, Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland Lock… Read more »

2019 Meri Mygind Wahine Toa Award

Congratulations to Kelly Te Kare, Poutaikaka Aronga Māori – Libraries Service Capability team, Ngā Pātaka Kōrero o Tāmaki Makaurau – Auckland Libraries. For the full citation, go to the awards page

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  • Ngā Ūpoko Tukutuku – Te Rōpū Whakahau speaks with Te Manu Kōrihi News

    A project to correct the subject headings of te reo Māori and kaupapa Māori information at libraries is to be relaunched after phasing out last year. Te Rōpū Whakahau is one of three groups behind the Māori Subject Headings working party, which was formed in 1998 because it was difficult locating accurate information in te… Read more »

  • Te Kura Pounamu and Te Rōpū Whakahau Literary Awards

    Congratulations to Te Rangi Rangi Tangohau for a job well done in facilitating the Te Kura Pounamu and Te Rōpū Whakahau Literary Awards in Wellington last night.  He mihi nui rawa atu ki ngā kaiwhakawā rātou ko Te Rangi Rangi, ko Jock Walker, ko Ngahuia Ngata.  It was a wonderful evening, filled with excitement and joy. … Read more »

  • Job Vacancies now available on our website!

    We’ve listened and are proud to offer organisations the opportunity to advertise job vacancies on our website.  We list jobs for people and organisations looking to employ talent for a range of information related occupations or Mātauranga Māori expertise.  For further information, check out the Job Vacancies page.