Our vision

Our vision

Young people have access to effective and connected libraries and library learning environments that support their development as readers and digitally literate learners.

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School libraries

Creating high-functioning library services and environments that positively impact student outcomes.

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Reading engagement

Promoting the immediate magic of reading for pleasure and the life-long benefits that it brings.

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Digital literacy

Finding, using and creating digital content in meaningful ways.

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Request a loan

Request a loan

Schools and home educators can borrow from our extensive fiction, non-fiction and audiovisual resources to support students with inquiry, and to encourage and develop their love of reading.

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Blog

Blog

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He Taupuhipuhi — supporting learning in te reo Māori

12 Dec

Learn how He Taupuhipuhi — an initiative involving kura and Services to Schools — will strengthen support for Māori medium schools across Aotearoa.
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Our favourite reads for 2017

07 Dec

National Library Services to Schools staff round up a few of their favourite reads of 2017.
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Preparing your school library for term 1

28 Nov

It's a little bit early for New Years' resolutions, but here are some suggestions to jump-start your school library planning for 2018.