Vacancy: Kaiwhakahaere Ratonga Kiritaki | Manager Engagement and Learning Support (University of Canterbury, Christchurch)

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā! He hiahia, he pūkenga nōu ki te mahi a te Kaiwhakahaere Ratonga Kiritaki Nāia te pōwhiri nā Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha kia tono mai i te tūranga nei. The Library seeks an enthusiastic Manager to provide excellent leadership and coaching for a diverse and passionate library team, ensuring… Read more »

Vacancy: Kaitiaki Huawaere Ako | Open Education Librarian (University of Canterbury, Christchurch)

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā! He hiahia, he pūkenga nōu ki te mahi a te Kaitiaki Huawaere Ako.Nāia te pōwhiri nā Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha kia tono mai i te tūranga nei. Full-time at 37.5 hours per week (1.0 FTE) Continuing (i.e. permanent) position As the Kaitiaki Huawaere Ako | Open Education Librarian,… Read more »

Ahorangi i te Ako Māori | Professor of Māori Research (Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha, Univesity of Canterbury, Ōtautahi)

Te Kāhui Pā Harakeke | UC Child Well-being Research Institute Located in Ōtautahi | Christchurch, Aotearoa | New Zealand Full-time 37.5 hours per week (1.0 FTE) Continuing (permanent) position Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā! He hiahia, he pūkenga nōu ki te mahi a te Ahorangi i te Ako Māori Nāia te pōwhiri nā Te… Read more »

2021 Meri Mygind Wahine Toa and Robin Hakopa Te Reo Māori awards recipients

Congratulations to Bella Tarawhiti for the Meri Mygind Award, and Dale Cousens for the Robin Hakopa Award. For the full citations, go to the Meri Mygind page or the Robin Hakopa page.

Honorary Membership award recognises Te Paea Paringatai and her contribution to the profession

Congratulations to Te Paea Paringatai, who has been awarded a Te Rōpū Whakahau Honorary Membership for her outstanding contribution to the library and information profession in Aotearoa New Zealand. He tau rongonui te tau He tau urutā te tau He tau manako te tau He tau hirahira te tau He tau, ka tau te tau… Read more »

FREE Mātauranga Māori professional development – update

E ngā rangatira o te motu, tēnā rā koutou Te Rōpū Whakahau in collaboration with NZLPP, are thrilled to provide a FREE professional development opportunity. The Mātauranga Māori professional development is a compulsory (pending COVID) overnight marae stay which will cover: Mātauranga Māori in NZ libraries te Ao Māori Ngā Upoko Tukutuku  (formerly Māori Subject… Read more »

Pukapuka, books, libro, kitap

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā

Kiaora kotou Te Ropu Whakahau – Te Wananga o Raukawa will be meeting with LIANZA / SLANZA (School libraries) and others and we thought to do a quick survey with those of you who are graduates of either the DipMIM, BMIM or Heke Puna Maumahara or Poutuarongo Puna Maumahara to help us respond to some… Read more »

Whāia te Māramatanga: Hui ā-tau 2021 *programme now available*

E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā karangatanga maha o Te Rōpū Whakahau, tēnā koutou. Click on links below for more information including the programme When: 18 – 20 November 2021 Where: Waimārama Marae, Hawkes Bay Theme: Whāia te Māramatanga Hui ā tau is the annual conference for Te Rōpū Whakahau. This event provides… Read more »

Free Professional Development Offering

Rau rangatira mā, tēnā koutou, Te Rōpū Whakahau is thrilled to have been successful in receiving two of the eleven New Zealand Libraries Partnership Programme (NZLPP) Strategic Partnership Grants. The first grant will enable delivery of FREE professional development in Mātauranga Māori, te Ao Māori and Māori initiatives. To take advantage of this opportunity, click here

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Whakahau Webinar Series

Whānau led research project Speaker: Ria Wihapi Waikerepuru Wednesday 5 May 11am (NZST / UTC +12.00) 2021 Free Webinar link here The life-long collection of Te Reo Māori activist Te Huirangi Eruera Waikerepuru, was developed on a digital platform in 2018/19 by a whānau-led research project. Initiated under the Museum Studies Advanced Research Practicum, the… Read more »

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  • Māori Subject Headings Position Statement

    Te Rōpū Whakahau recognises the value of Ngā Upoko Tukutuku and its relevance for library collections everywhere.  It is another practical initiative that supports the everyday use of te reo Māori and equitable access to print and digital information.  Te Rōpū Whakahau supports the following position statement: Māori Subject Headings | Ngā Upoko Tukutuku is… Read more »

  • Vicki-Anne Heikell – 2015 Meri Mygind Wahine Toa Award Recipient

    Congratulations to Vicki-Anne Heikell, 2015 Meri Mygind Wahine Toa Award Recipient.  Read more about Vicki-Anne and her outstanding contribution to the profession and her expertise in the care of ngā taonga i tuku iho on the Meri Mygind Wahine Toa award page.

  • Sheeanda Field – 2015 Robin Hakopa Te Reo Māori Award Recipient

    Congratulations to Sheeanda Field, 2015 Robin Hakopa Te Reo Māori Award Recipient.  Read more about Sheeanda and her outstanding contribution to te reo Māori on the Robin Hakopa Te Reo Māori award page.

  • Rediscovering Indigenous Languages project – New South Wales, Australia

    Did you know? The Rediscovering Indigenous Languages project aims to make accessible the rich archival collections of the State Library of New South Wales. The site features historic word lists, records and other documents relating to Indigenous Australian languages.  http://indigenous.sl.nsw.gov.au/ More about it: At the time of Australian settlement in 1788, there were some 250… Read more »

  • IFLA World Library and Information Congress Participation Grants

    The IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2015 has made available funds to provide support for 20 delegates to attend IFLA WLIC 2015 by waiving their registration fee. Additional expenses need to be covered by other sponsorship or by candidates themselves. Priority is given to those applicants: who are a first time attendee to the… Read more »

  • Calling all members! Nominations open for the Robin Hakopa and Meri Mygind Awards

    Know someone who deserves recognition?  Nominations are open for the Robin Hakopa Te Reo Māori award and the Meri Mygind Wahine Toa award.  Email your nominations to trw@trw.org.nz before 31 December 2014.  Further information about both awards is available on the Awards page.

  • [Hui ā Tau 2015] Programme now available!

    The Hui ā Tau 2015 page has been updated to include the start and finish times for hui ā tau, as well the hui programme. Check it out!

  • Whaowhia Ngā Kete – Kāhui Kaitiaki Hui (10-12 November 2014)

    Kāhui Kaitiaki: he oranga taonga he oranga tangata, is a network of Māori staff working in the museum and gallery sector. We are educators, collection managers, curators, managers, front-of-house staff, artists, volunteers and board members who come together as tangata whenua with a shared passion for taonga and the arts.  Our hui give us the opportunity… Read more »

  • Call for applications: Lilburn Research Fellowship, 2015

    The Lilburn Trust, in association with the Alexander Turnbull Library, is delighted to announce the invitation of applications for the Lilburn Research Fellowship, 2015 The aim of the fellowship is to encourage scholarly research leading to publication on some aspect of New Zealand and music, using the resources of the Archive of New Zealand Music and… Read more »

  • Eddie Neha appointed as Kaihono – Māori Subject Headings

    Ki te iti me te rahi, tēnā koutou katoa E oku rangatira o ngā hau e whā, tēnei te mihi ki a koutou katoa.  He mihi anō ki a rātou e takoto ana ki ia marae maha o te ao, haere, haere, haere atu rā.  Whakahoki ai ki a tātou o te ao turoa nei,… Read more »