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Official website for New Professionals Network in New Zealand. Administered by: Abigail Willemse LIANZA Library Life Editor @ajwillemse91

What’s the future for e-books in libraries? Part 2.

Last week, I reported on a panel discussion organised by LIANZA about ebooks. This report is the conclusion, a summary on the presentations by Ksenija Mincic-Obradovic from Auckland University and Martin Taylor, director of Activity Press and founder of the … Continue reading

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What’s the future for e-books in libraries? Part 1.

On Monday night, I had an opportunity to attend a panel discussion organised by LIANZA. Wow, my very own first professional event. It was a surreal feeling to be around real professionals even though I’ve been working in many libraries … Continue reading

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Life of #NewProfNZ hashtag (14th March – 11 April, 2013)

A great visual representation of the activity of #NewProfNZ hashtag on Twitter in the past month. Pity this one doesn’t show the tremendous start it had in early March! 😛

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Poll for timeframes for “23 Mobile Things”

Hey everyone, if you are interested in doing the 23 Mobile Things as part of an New Zealand/Australian cohort, please vote in the poll to let us know which time-frame would suit you best for doing the course. 23 Things … Continue reading

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Contact form for “23 Mobile Things” Cohort

If you’d like to be part of the NZ/Australian/International cohort completing 23 Mobile Things, please fill in the form below. We hope to start in May. Please also vote in our poll about what time-frame for completing the course is … Continue reading

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23 Mobile Things for CPD

*Edit New Professionals NZ and ALIA NGAC are joining forces to offer ANZ 23 Mobile Things! You can now sign up to join the NZ/Australian cohort working through 23 Mobile Things – we’re starting with Thing 1 Twitter on May … Continue reading

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Students in the Stacks issue of Library Life

Hey everyone, Just thought I’d let you know that the “Students in the Stacks” issue of Library Life is now up on the LIANZA website! There are 21 articles; 16 from LIS students and 5 from faculty/markers. There’s a huge … Continue reading

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