• Te Rōpū Whakahau
  • Waiho i te toipoto, kaua i te toiroa
  • Te Rōpū Whakahau
  • Waiho i te toipoto, kaua i te toiroa
  • Te Rōpū Whakahau

Nau mai, haere mai, whakatau mai!

Te Rōpū Whakahau is the leading national body that represents Māori engaged in the Libraries and Information sector of Aotearoa New Zealand. Te Rōpū Whakahau is a Māori association guided by the whakatauki “waiho i te toipoto, kaua i te toiroa” and is founded on four core values: Whanaungatanga, Manaakitanga, Kaitiakitanga and Te Reo Māori. Te Rōpū Whakahau supports the library and information sector to empower whānau, hapū and iwi by providing development opportunities, indigenous and multicultural partnerships, and championing best practice around services, cultural responsiveness and accountability within the profession.

Hui ā Tau 2015 – Registrations now open!

Register today for Hui ā Tau 2015. The theme of Te Rōpū Whakahau conference 2015 is Ngā Hīkoitanga o Mua [Footprints of History] which examines te iwi Māori in a post treaty settlement era and explores the challenges and opportunities for Library and Information practitioners. Nau mai, hoki mai ki Turanganui ā Kiwa.

Vacancy: Information Specialist

Contract for Service.  Te Puāwai Tapu Trust, Wellington.  The contract would suit someone with experience in setting-up an online system and would like a little side-project to work on.  Further information about this opportunity is available on our Job Vacancies page.

LIANZA Te Kura Pounamu Award and Te Rōpū Whakahau Literary Awards Winners

The LIANZA Children’s Book Awards, were presented last night in Wellington with the support and partnership of Hell Pizza.  Congratulations to all finalists and winners of the awards. He mihi nui ki a ratou ngā kaiwhiriwhiri o te taonga Te Kura Pounamu me ngā taonga o Te Rōpū Whakahau i whakanuia i ngā rauemi tamariki i roto i… read more

Vacancy: Associate University Librarian, Access & Collections

Learning Resources, University of Canterbury, Christchurch.  Applications close 21 August 2014.  Further information about this opportunity is available on our Job Vacancies page.

Vacancy: Special Collections Librarian

University Library, Te Puna Rakahau o Macmillan Brown, University of Canterbury, Christchurch.  Applications close 11 August 2014.  Further information about this opportunity is available on our Job Vacancies page.

Vacancy: Library Assistant

University Library, Te Puna Rakahau o Macmillan Brown, University of Canterbury, Christchurch.  Applications close 4 August 2014.  Further information about this opportunity is available on our Job Vacancies page.