The LIANZA Otago/ Southland “Not a Weekend Weekend School” was held in Gore, on the 6th and 7th of September. The event theme “Resourcing Our Changing Communities” allowed speakers from different organisations to share how they support their communities, driven by understanding, passion and drive

A combined event hosted by ALIA, LIANZA, and the Library Association of Singapore, the Asia Pacific Library and Information Conference set the Gold Coast Convention Centre alight with actionable ideas and inspiration from information professionals around the Pacific.

The Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa is a vibrant non-profit and membership based organisation that advocates on behalf of library and information professionals within the sector. NZMS are long-time and dedicated supporters of LIANZA and the important work they do as the peak body advocating for the library sector in New Zealand. […]

In keeping with the conference theme we are certainly “Connecting” with many librarians, “thriving” on their company and collegiality. Had lots of requests from people missing the fab liquorice allsorts hats, but even more praise for the new ‘striking’ shirts as well. The brand new front-of-house kiosk document book scanner has been enormously successful, and […]

With this conference nearly upon us we are looking forward to catching up with those of you we know and meeting those of you we don’t.  This year we are taking a different approach to the conference and in the spirit of the theme, Connect and Thrive, we are being joined by some of the […]