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Surprising preservation advice »

We recently came across some surprising advice from a Conservator in response to a request for storage advice - and thought you’d be interested.
Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Short Outage between 7-8pm NZDST Thurs 14th Dec »

There will be a short ~10 min outage between 7-8pm NZDST
on Thursday 14th December 2017 to perform system maintenance.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Introduction to Records and Archives - eLearning ASA Course »

This inexpensive introductory online course covers
- the concepts of archives, records and recordkeeping
- common elements of recordkeeping and archives programs
- the role of records and archives in society
- and recordkeeping professionals today.
Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Website problems reported on Thursday 26 October have now been fixed »

We have been advised by technical support that the access problems have been fixed - please advise us if you have any continuing access issues.

Archives New Zealand

Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Care and Management of Archives workshop – Auckland »

The National Services Te Paerangi is offering a free two day workshop on the Principles of archives acquisition and processing for the museum Unit Standard 27673. This workshop is part of the NZ Certificate in Museum Practice.… Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Cataloguing for small museums Workshop »

Attention Community Archive Contributors

This landed in our inbox and we thought it may interest Community Archive Contributors.

Cataloguing for small museums Workshop (eHive) - A National Services Te Paerangi Introductory workshop, Wellington

Monday 29th May, Wellington 1-4pm cost $50

National Services Te Paerangi and Vernon Systems, Wellington

Promoting your community Archive »

The Community Archive web site acts as a ‘Hub’ for promoting and finding community archives across New Zealand.

Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Archives New Zealand Wellington to reopen »

Archives New Zealand’s Wellington building (Mulgrave Street) re-opens to the public on Tuesday 24 January 2017. The reading room service has been closed whilst we recovered from the effects of the November 2016 earthquake and aftershocks.

Community Archive Administrator, Wellington

Disruption to Community Archive administration »

Please note that due to disruptions caused by the recent earthquakes, there are long delays in adding new users and contributors on the Community Archive, and in replying to emails.

Community Archive Administrator, Archives New Zealand

Chief Archivist Update »

Thank you for all the messages of support following last week's earthquake. All of our Archives New Zealand staff are safe and well. My number one concern is staff wellbeing which is why we evacuated our building as a precautionary measure on Thursday 17 November.

Community Archive Administrator, Community Archive