General Notices

Stout Research Centre seminar (Wellington): Adam Weaver, 'Sea-nic Views and Profit-Making in M-ocean: Water, Commerce, and the Cruise Industry'

‘The Sea’ Seminar Series

Adam Weaver

Sea-nic Views and Profit-Making in M-ocean: Water, Commerce, and the Cruise Industry

Stout Research Centre seminar (Wellington): John Plotz, 'Semi-detached: Victorian Fictional Experiments in Partial Absorption.'

Semi-Detached

Victorian Fictional Experiments in Partial Absorption

 

Visiting Speaker:  Professor John Plotz

Thursday 2 June 2016 at 4.10pm to 5.30pm
Stout Research Centre Seminar Room, 12 Waiteata Road, Kelburn Campus

 

New home for Birth, Deaths and Marriages information

New home for Birth, Deaths and Marriages information

“The Department of Internal Affairs helps people when they are making plans for a very significant event in their life.  Whether they’re getting married, recognising the birth of their child, or dealing with the death of family or friends, Births Deaths and Marriages has an important role to play.”

Archives New Zealand Intention to Dispose: Television New Zealand records

Under the Public Records Act 2005, members of the public have the opportunity to comment on recommendations for the disposal of records.

 

This notification is to advise you of the following Intention to Dispose, which is available on the Archives New Zealand website : http://archives.govt.nz/advice/intentions-dispose

 

 

Appraisal ID: 2013/5411

 

 

Agency Name: Television New Zealand

CLNZ Writers' Award - applications close 23 June

Copyright Licensing New Zealand have an award for non-fiction writing and applicaitons are now open. See their website for all the details: http://www.copyright.co.nz/Awards/CLNZ-Writers%27-Award/

 

Applications open: 21 April 2016

Applications close: 4pm, 23 June 2016.

National Library talk (Wellington): Islands of resources: navigating Samoan family history resources

Islands of resources:  navigating Samoan family history resources

 

Samoan Language Week 2016 is being held from 29 May to 4 June.

To coincide with this we are offering a session on Samoan family history resources held by Archives NZ and the National Library.  Roger Swanson, Pacific Specialist at the Alexander Turnbull Library, and Shaun McGuire, of the Archives NZ research team, will give you tips on navigating finding aids and collection material held in the two institutions.

 

Date:     Tuesday 31 May 2016

Applications due for Collaborative Newspaper Programme 2016/2017 for adding content to Papers Past

Here's a message from the National Library about the Collaborative Newspaper Programme 2016/2017:

 

Hello everyone

 

Essentials of Oral History Workshop (Wellington)

The Alexander Turnbull Library are holding their 'Essentials of Oral History Workshop' again.

The workshops are limited to 12, so register your interest by emailing AtlOutreach@dia.govt.nz. Then you will need to fill out and return the attached flyer (below) at your earliest convenience.

 

The Essentials of Oral History Research

This is a two day course, with one month between them.

 

Day One: Introduction to Oral History

Saturday 30 April 2016

8.45am-4.30pm

 

Call for papers - New Zealand Journal of Public History

The New Zealand Journal of Public History's next issue is on the theme of ethics in public history - see the attachment for further details.

 

The call for papers closes 1 July 2016.