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About Digital Library SIG 

Committee 2016-17




Lunch time Webinar Series

In 2016 the LIANZA Digital Library Special Interest Group (DigLibSig) held a series of webinars on topics of interest to the library and information sectors as a whole. The format of each webinar was 2-3 presentations followed by the opportunity for viewers to ask questions and to share their own experiences (both good and bad).


1.    Exposing content using social media

When: Friday 23 September 12 noon - 1:00pm

Chair: Paul Sutherland


Crossing the Channel / Donna Robertson (Christchurch City Libraries)

Social Media @ The Hocken Collections  / Anna Blackman (University of Otago)

Be a better publisher / Reuben Schrader (National Library)

Recording of webinar (mp4 file 214 MB)



2.    Ask the expert: Google Analytics - measuring usage and impact

When: Friday 7 October 12 noon - 1:00pm

Chair: Helen Brownlie


Merrin Brewster (University of Otago)

Michael Lascarides (National Library)


Recording of webinar (mp4 file 221 MB)



3.    Gateways, portals and local interfaces

When: Friday 21 October 12 noon - 1:00pm

Chair: John Laurie


Brian Flaherty (University of Auckland)

Paul Sutherland (Christchurch City Libraries)


Recording of webinar (mp4 file 233MB)



4.   The marketing and promotion of e-resources to users

When: Friday 4 November 12 noon - 1:00pm

Chair: Helen Brownlie


Using data to meet people where they are  / Helen Brownlie (University of Otago)

Casting a wide net, promoting e-resources to the community / Fiona Mcgregor (Wellington City Libraries)

Covers and records for PressReader and some related issues / Paul Sutherland (Christchurch City Libraries)



Recording of the webinar (mp4 file 234 MB)





2015 AGM
Agenda (includes connection details)
Convener's Report

Treasurer's Report



New Zealand Libraries help files


Previous Activities

2015 Unconference Wellington Thursday 12 Nov following LIANZA Conference


Topic suggestions (from the post-it notes)
Storify of tweets from DIGLIB15
Linked up, Loud and Literate_ Libraries enabling digital citizenship_Storify.pdf
DigitalNZ GIF it up
9 Elements of digital Citizenship
9 Elements of Digital Citizenship image
Digital Guides

2014 Unconference, Auckland, Thursday 16 Oct
     Pictures including whiteboard pic of streams
     Community of Practice
     Best Practice
     Tips & other useful Documents
     Storify of Tweets

 Unconference 2013, Hamilton

 Unconference 2012, Palmerston North


Email Discussion List




 Annual General Meetings


Convenor Reports

Treasurer Reports 


New Zealand Library IT Resources [needs updating]


Creative Commons





National Digital Forum






To join Digital Library SIG, email Office at LIANZA who will invoice you and process your membership. The subscription is $11.50 for LIANZA members and $34.50 for non-members.


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John Laurie said

at 2:48 pm on Mar 13, 2013

Please someone try a better logo.

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