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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Why talking with young children matters

15 Sep

The Talking Matters summit is a promising start towards a vision of children flourishing as thinkers, talkers and readers.
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Cartoons in the classroom

15 Sep

Cartoons provide an opportunity for students to study and understand issues of the day. Let's find out how cartoonists convey their message through their art.
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Bring Elections 2017 into the classroom

11 Sep

The General Election is an important part of New Zealand's democracy. Let's explore some resources that will bring this topic alive in the classroom.