Tag Archives: Librarians

Where are we going?

…and how will we know when we get there? Libraries as we know them, have changed over the past 10 years or so. In fact, theyhaven’t stopped changing since the first Mechanics Institute and Exchange Libraries were introduced in New … Continue reading

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It’s Library Week!

It’s library week! Library week is an annual week long celebration of libraries and librarianship in New Zealand. This years theme is  Ask Me – “You might be surprised”.    This reflects that  librarians don’t just issue and shelve books but are … Continue reading

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Libraries in time and space

 Libraries have changed. Academic Libraries perhaps more than most. Gone are the ‘good old days’ when turning a page too loudly would invoke a raised finger and a well-practiced “Shhh”. The academic Library is now a learning space, somewhere to access resources (print, and increasingly electronic), … Continue reading

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