Resources for school library teams
SLANZA and other institutions provide a range of resources to assist school library teams in various ways.
SLANZA School Libraries Transform Wall Planner 2023
Check out our 2023 School Libraries Transform wall planner. Once again thanks goes to the amazing Paul Beavis who has produced this beautiful resource, and to our business members in supporting this project.
This is a double sided calendar / wall planner with one side showcasing important dates in 2023. It can be printed in A3 or A4.
Download it by clicking on the image.
SLANZA Collected magazine
With feature articles and regular columns. We welcome contributions from SLANZA members. Please contact our Editor for information about upcoming issues. You can find our Guidelines for submissions in the sidebar.
SLANZA Reading website
We have developed this website to gather lists of books by theme and by reading level to assist school librarians and teachers to quickly find thematic lists. The titles are collected from various listserv and volunteers put together the lists and add them to the website.
List of publishers permissions for book cover images
SLANZA members have permission to use these publishing house's book cover images as promotion on their school library digital platforms.
Professional reading: School library blogs
SLANZA has curated a collection of blogs relating to school librarianship. Making professional reading an every-day activity will help you find fresh ideas, inspiring people, great links, book reviews, etc.
To subscribe to these blogs, download the OPML file, which can then be imported into your RSS reader.
OPML file: blogs for school librarians
SLANZA Newsletter archive
You can find copies of SLANZA newsletters from 2002 to 2009. From 2010, the newsletters have been replaced by the SLANZA Collected magazine and the SLANZA blog.
There are a number of email lists applicable to school libraries, which you may like to subscribe to. These include mailing lists for New Zealand and Australian schools, and the New Zealand Libraries list.
SLANZA School Libraries Transform Wall Planner