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Otago Southland

Branch Committee


Tom Riley


Amanda Hunter

Committee Member

Jenny Chen

Committee Member

Tiffany Jenks


Rachel Hurd

Committee Member

Anna Blackman

Committee Member

Claire Dowling

Committee Member

Peter Miller

Committee Member

Peter Petchey

AGM Notice

Kia ora, The 2023 ARANZ AGM will be held on 28th September at 3pm via zoom. The AGM will be followed by a Q&A session and a presentation by Helen Brown of Ngāi Tahu Archives Archives. Zoom link isRead more

Otago/Southland AGM

AGM will be held via Zoom on Tuesday 15 August 2033 at 12.30pm Please find attached: AGM 2023 agenda AGM 2022 minutes AGM 2023 financial report Please register to attend via the link provided or Read more

NDF Executive Digital Mentoring Program

Our friends and colleagues at NDF (National Digital Forum), in partnership with ACMI, introduce the Executive Digital Mentoring Program to professionals based in Aotearoa and the Pacific. A partRead more

Grants for School Library and Information qualifications a new priority

After discussion with our colleagues at SLANZA, we are happy to share that the latest round of New Zealand Libraries Partnership Project (NZLPP) grants can be accessed by school archivists. AnyoneRead more

ICA/EGRSO Webinar on Digital Access - How do we make access to archives equitable in the post-digital age?

The International Council on Archives Expert Group on Research Services and Outreach (EGRSO) is hosting a webinar on the subject how of digital access to archives has been radically transformedRead more

Copyright Issues for Archivists

Join ARANZ and good friends ASA for our upcoming free webinar Copyright Issues for Archivists with Sarah Powell and Elliott Bledsoe from the Australian Libraries and Archive CopyrightRead more

ARANZ and NDF Connect Event, Christchurch

Thank you to everyone that joined us at the event at University of Christchurch Campus on 4th July. The event was well attended with a wide range of institutions across the Canterbury region inRead more

ARANZ and NDF Social Meet Up

Kia ora koutou, Archives and Records Association of New Zealand (ARANZ) and National Digital Forum (NDF) invite you to join us on July 4 for a social meetup, including short talks on archiving in theRead more

ASA Workshop - Implementing Trauma-Informed Archival Practice

Our friends and colleagues across the Tasman at ASA have scheduled another virtual workshop Implementing Trauma-Informed Archival Practice for 3 August 2023, 8:00am AEST (10:00am NZ Time). As partRead more

Council Positions

Kia ora koutou katoa, ARANZ has several open portfolio positions on Council: Treasurer - Manages all things financial for the Association, including managing accounts, liaising with the auditorRead more

Crown Response Unit

The findings of the inquiry have been released and are available at the following page on our website. Crown Response InformationRead more

Support for VUW Information Studies Programme

Your support is needed for Information Studies at Victoria University of Wellington Te Herenga Waka - currently under review by the University, along with 58 other programmes.  Throughout theRead more