Library Educators Needed !!

To do well at school, every student needs a library


The School Library Association of New Zealand Te Puna Whare Mātauranga a Kura (SLANZA) aims to strengthen and promote the role of school libraries, to enable all school communities to become information literate and enjoy reading for pleasure.

We offer our members:

Through our National Executive portfolios and regional networks, we aim to:
  • provide a national voice for school library teams - School Librarians and Library Assistants, Teacher Librarians, Teachers with Library Responsibility and school staff involved in managing school libraries
  • advocate for the critical role of school libraries in reading, teaching, and learning; and to provide support and networks for school library staff
  • improve the professional standing, working conditions and qualifications for all staff involved with school libraries
  • support professional development through conferences, network meetings, and articles published in our magazine, Collected
  • develop links with associated national and international professional organisations

Join us now and participate in the future of libraries