Member services

Find out about the services you can access as a Te Puna member.

You have unlimited use of the following services included in your annual Te Puna membership.

Cataloguing

Build your catalogue and your holdings on WorldCat
OCLC Record Manager OCLC product for record-by-record cataloguing, creating and editing WorldCat records and maintaining holdings
OCLC Collection Manager OCLC product for maintaining e-resources and syncing your records and holdings to WorldCat in a bulk process
OCLC Connexion Client OCLC service for full cataloguing (available to existing users only)
OCLC Connexion Browser Web version of Connexion Client (available to existing users only)
Obtain and enhance catalogue records
Bibliographic record display MARC bibliographic records available for importing into your local catalogue
Book cover images service Makes New Zealand book covers publicly available through your catalogue
Brokerage for the wider library community
OCLC partnering agreement Providing the widest range of bibliographic records for efficient cataloguing
Reciprocal resale agreements with Libraries Australia Allows use of records and interloan/document delivery
Partnership with Library of Congress (LoC) Allows access to LoC Authorities

Acquisitions

Access to many New Zealand publications
Publications New Zealand and the New Zealand National Bibliography Libraries can print customised reports. Available as monthly updates from Te Puna Records

Discovery

Single point of discovery for library catalogues
Access nation-wide holdings with links back into your catalogue Te Puna on WorldCat
Share records on multiple platforms
Visibility of collections for a global audience Google, WorldCat, Te Puna view on WorldCat
Access to many New Zealand publications
Publications New Zealand The New Zealand National Bibliography, providing descriptions of published items from or about New Zealand. Use Publications New Zealand
Downloadable National Digital Heritage Archive records
Links to full digital texts National Digital Heritage Archive files through Te Puna Search, New Zealand Libraries Catalogue, and WorldCat

Interloan

Interloan management
Te Puna Interloan Link your library to WorldCat; use VDX software; automated interface with New Zealand's IBS billing system, including IIBS for Australian billing
Interloan training Online videos, downloadable manual and instructor-led courses
Directory of New Zealand libraries Online and up to date directory of contact information and interloan details. Go to the Directory of New Zealand Libraries