Vacancy: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Māori Health (University of Canterbury, Christchurch)

Applications are invited for an academic continuing position in Te Kura Mātai Hauora – School of Health Sciences in the area of Maori Health. The holder of the position will provide contributions to the delivery of coursework, research supervision, and administrative duties related to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes within Health Sciences. Priority will be given… Read more »

Vacancy: Tumu Whakarae/Chief Executive (CORE Education, Christchurch or Wellington)

He tautōhito koe ki te hinonga me te hautūtanga hei ārahi ki anamata i tēnei umanga mātauranga e tiro whakamua ana? Do you have the enterprise and leadership experience to guide this forward‐thinking education organisation into the future?  This is an exciting opportunity to lead a Tiriti-honouring education-focused innovation company, working alongside a committed team… Read more »

Vacancy: Principal Librarian: Collection Services (Gisborne)

HB Williams Memorial Library is seeking an experienced librarian to lead our collection services. You will be a dynamic, solution-oriented leader with experience managing high performance teams. A background delivering high quality curation of collections, collection management, data analytics and associated technical services is required, to ensure current, historical and relevant collections, including e-collections, are… 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 I am very fortunate to be able to work with taonga held within the Alexander Turnbull Library’s unpublished collections.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 »

Vacancy: Principal Librarian: Children and Young Adult Services (Gisborne)

HB Williams Memorial Library is seeking a motivated, creative and energetic professional to lead our services for young people. You will have a passion for encouraging a lifelong love of reading and learning. Applications close 24 July 2020 at 10am. Further information about this opportunity is available on the job vacancies page.

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 »

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  • 2019 IILF – Tāmaki Herenga Waka

    Tāmaki Herenga Waka – Tāmaki the mooring place for indigenous canoes.  With this theme Te Rōpū Whakahau once again offered another tethering place for indigenous waka to converge and moor at Waipapa Marae, Auckland University from 5 – 9 February 2019 for the International Indigenous Librarians Forum (IILF) The Te Rōpū Whakahau AGM was held… Read more »

  • 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages

    Indigenous languages matter for development, peace building, and reconciliation.  2019 is the International Year of Indgienous Languages.  Te Rōpū Whakahau advocates for the recognition and implementation of the Māori language in the information industry.Te Reo Māori is the indigenous language of Aotearoa New Zealand and was made an official language in 1987. Te Rōpū Whakahau… Read more »

  • International Indigenous Librarians’ Forum 5-9 Feb 2019

    Register for IILF 2019 today! Click on forum information to find out more. Come join us in Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland, New Zealand. We look forward to hosting you.