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Editing Issues Update »

A developer is currently working on the Contributor linkage issue causing editors to be locked out of editing.

We're hoping to have a resolution timeline in the next week or so. We'll post a update when the issue is resolved, or we receive a timeline (whichever comes first).

Archives New Zealand, Wellington



We are currenlty experiencing editing issues »

Contributing Archives editors have been experiencing a number of issues. While we are working to resolve these issues, please do not edit, add or amend records.


We apologise for the inconvenience this is causing.

Archives New Zealand, Wellington



Fabulous Managing Archives course »

The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand provides a fabulous course in managing archives titled (not surprisingly) Archives management. The course is written in a way that meets the needs of those new to archives and those with extensive experience.

Sarah Welland, Open Polytechic of New Zealand, Wellington



Santa didn't deliver your archival packaging? »

In a pre-Christmas blog I shared some surprising preservation advice. In that blog, the Conservator suggested storing the documents in acid-free, buffered envelopes and acid-free, archival boxes. I suggested adding these items to your list to Santa.

Archives New Zealand, Wellington



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