Public Libraries of New Zealand is the peak body for the public library sector. We work with more than 300 public libraries across New Zealand to make sure all of us in New Zealand have access to outstanding libraries that enhance our communities
Public Libraries of New Zealand leads the debate on the future of public libraries. We advocate for the continuous improvement of public libraries to meet the evolving needs of local communities.
Public libraries provide opportunities for lifelong learning. They help children and young people develop imagination and creativity. They give adults the opportunity to learn about technology and how to use it, about their cultural heritage, the arts and science.