The Department of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs

Te Tari Taiwhenua

Building a safe, prosperous and respected nation

 

LIAC Annual Programme for 2013

A. Main Focus

1. Mātauranga Māori

2. Knowledge Society

  • Access and preserving the public space
  • Result 10, Digital Citizenship
  • Cultural and Economic
  • Digitisation
  • Copyright
  • Services for Schools

3. Changing Roles of Libraries

4. Increased Collaboration

  • Beyond projects
  • Public library strategic framework
  • Strategic, not just tactical
  • Regional with national

B. Ongoing Monitoring

1. National Library Service Improvement Project

2. National Library's Strategic Partnership with Archives New Zealand

3. Monitoring of National Library’s amalgamation with the Department of Internal Affairs

4. Responsibility of local government to provide public libraries

5. Developing relationships with the Archives Council, the Guardians/Kaitiaki of the Alexander Turnbull Library, LIANZA, and other stakeholders

6. Roll-out of broadband and the services it enables, e.g. the 'Cloud'

7. Christchurch earthquake recovery

8. Word Up