September 2013

Kupu o te wiki

September 30, 2013

Kupu o te Wiki, or Word of the Week, is brought to you by the Library’s Māori Staff. The word this week is: Rārangi (raah-rung-ee) or queue I didn’t have to wait long in the rārangi to buy my concert tickets...Read more

Kakano Rua 2013 – You’re Invited…

September 26, 2013

This year marks Albany Campus Library’s 12th annual Kakano Rua Seminar… We hope to see you there 🙂...Read more

Social work students (and staff!) – now it’s your turn

September 24, 2013

We have two Social Work resources available on a trial basis at the moment. One from the U.S. and one from the U.K. How do you think they shape up? The Social Work Toolkit trial finishes soon – 3 October. Please send feedback to  Social...Read more

Kupu o te wiki

September 23, 2013

Kupu o te Wiki, or Word of the Week, is brought to you by the Library’s Māori Staff. The word this week is: ngaruiti (ngah-roo-ee-tee) or microwave Can you please put my plate in the ngaruiti for two minutes?...Read more

I recommend… Discover

September 19, 2013

Welcome to the first post in our regular series of Librarians’ recommendations, where we let you know some of our favourite resources. This week we have a double-act from Turitea Librarians Lucy Broadbent and Noelene White… We...Read more

Nursing students – we need your help!

September 18, 2013

We need your feedback about two resources we are currently offering on a trial basis. First up is Nursing Knowledge International – this is an ebook collection but we are particularly interested in how user-friendly you find the NKI platform...Read more

Census 2013 First Data Release

September 16, 2013

2013 Census Usually Resident Population Counts will be released on 15 October 2013. This release will include Excel tables with usually resident population counts for 2001, 2006, and 2013 by regional council area, territorial authority area, and...Read more

Kupu o te wiki

September 16, 2013

Kupu o te Wiki, or Word of the Week, is brought to you by the Library’s Māori Staff. The word this week is: Huka (hoo-cah) or sugar I don’t need huka in my cup of tea – I’m sweet enough! ...Read more

Sneak Preview of the New Wellington Library

September 13, 2013

See what the new Wellington Library will look like…...Read more

The thing about Google Scholar

September 13, 2013

I’m a fan of Google Scholar, no doubt about it. From a practical point of view you can’t go past it as a tool for finding documents by subject and, much as I prize and value our databases, if you restrict your searching to the traditional...Read more

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