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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

Unesco Memory of the World Register »

The Unesco Memory of the World Register exists to facilitate preservation of, and universal access to, the world’s documentary heritage and to increase awareness worldwide of the existence and significance of documentary heritage.

Community Archive Administrator, Community Archive

Changes to the Community Archive »

Kia ora. You may have noticed a couple of changes to the Community Archive’s homepage. We’ve made it easier for you to access the correct contact for your enquiries.

Administrator, The Community Archive

A Short Update »

Kia Ora, it is March 2016 and we at the Community Archive have been working on addressing the key themes from the Community Archive Survey (2015) of promotion, keeping up-to-date, data and description, and security.

Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Merry Christmas from the Community Archive! »

Kia pai te wā hararei! We at the Community Archive wanted to wish you happy holidays and thank you all so much for your contribution to the Community Archive over the past year.

Archives New Zealand, Wellington

A New Guide to Successfully Managing Archives »

The National Archives UK and the Association of Independent Museums (AIM) have co-created an excellent online publication “Successfully Managing Archives in Museum.”

Archives New Zealand, Wellington

Test of contributor links completed – please check your email for notification if we found your links are not working. »

We at the Community Archive have tested all contributor pages for broken or out-of-date links. Over the next few days we will email contributors whose links are not working. Please keep an eye on your inboxes. Thank you.

Archives New Zealand, Wellington