Wednesday 20 October

Student and school librarian issuing a book, next to the words 'Welcome to the school library!'

Register: Learning and support for new school library staff

Tuesday 26 January 2021 to Friday 3 December 2021


New to your school library? Register anytime during the year to join our online learning community. You'll attend regular Zoom meetings, build your skills, receive support from National Library experts, and connect with other library people.

Part of: Learning and support for new school library staff — 2021

A man and two women standing close together.

Te Pūtake o te Riri, He Rā Maumahara — How a petition led to a day remembering New Zealand Wars

Wednesday 20 October 2021, 12:10pm to 1pm

Taiwhanga Kauhau — Auditorium, National Library Wellington

Leah Bell and Zak Henry were only high school students when they submitted a petition to Parliament to remember the New Zealand Land Wars, together with other Ōtorohanga College students.

Part of: E Oho! Waitangi 2021

What became of the Samuel Joseph family?

Wednesday 20 October 2021, 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Online — RSVP

Well-known Wellington writer and researcher Simon Nathan will talk about Amelia and Walter Nathan and their family, the inspiration for the large and boisterous Samuel Joseph family who feature in two of Katherine Mansfield’s best known short stories, Prelude and At the Bay.

Part of: Friends of the Turnbull Public Programme — 2021

LAGANZ, Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand, Te Pūranga Takatāpui o Aotearoa.

LAGANZ Digital Archive Project

Wednesday 20 October 2021, 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Tiakiwai Seminar Rooms, National Library Wellington

The Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand:Te Pūranga Takatāpui o Aotearoa (LAGANZ) invites you to join us in an exciting programme to launch the next stage of our digital journey.