Our Exhibitors

The 2017 Conference organisers wish to thank and acknowledge our Exhibitors, who's support ensures the Conference is a continuing success.  Thank you for making the trip to Auckland. 



P: 0800 542 727
E: info@accessitsoftware.com
W: library.accessitsoftware.com

Booth 15

Access-It Library and Information Manager provides management and seamless access to ebooks, online digital content, library and teaching resources, and electronic documents, with one search, across all formats and devices, anywhere, anytime. The company has been designing and supporting library and information software for over 20 years, and operates in over 30 countries.  

Access-It Library utilises some amazing technologies to provide an incredibly intuitive and engaging end-user experience. As a librarian recently stated, 'nothing else even comes close'.

Both cloud and local deployments fully supported.

W: www.bibliotheca.com

Booth 18

Bibliotheca is the largest global company dedicated to the development, manufacture and supply of RFID and EM/RFID equipment for library solutions. In October 2015, bibliotheca merged with 3M™ Library Systems and now combines the best of both worlds to help libraries captivate their communities, providing innovative library-focused solutions that connect with people at home, at the library, and on the go. Bibliotheca have over 30,000 installations worldwide and is focused only on servicing the needs of the world's library communities by offering the most competitive and extensive library RFID products, pricing and best customer support in the industry.

P: +61 4 6843 1000
E: michaelh@citemaker.com
W: www.citemaker.com

Booth 6

CiteMaker is the leading online resource for teaching, learning, and formatting citations and reference lists. Developed and supported from Brisbane, Australia, CiteMaker is integral to meeting school curriculum requirements and preparing students for University research and assignment writing. CiteMaker provides both manual and automatic referencing solutions that are pedagogically underpinned to alert students when source information is incomplete or incorrect. CiteMaker's chrome extension, WebCite, automatically generates citations from web pages; which can be edited for blogs, databases, and videos. CiteMaker works on PCs, Macs, ipads, iPhones, as well as Android phones and tablets. Anywhere, anytime, online, students can save and retrieve their citations, in-text references and bibliographies in APA, Harvard, MLA and Oxford footnoting styles. Students can also save and retrieve source notes using the integrated CiteNotes feature. Visit CiteMaker at SLANZA for a demonstration.

P: +64 9 523 4092
W: www.distinction.net.nz

Booth 12

Distinction Furniture is a leading distributor to New Zealand schools offering the largest range of Innovative educational furniture

We specialise in out-fitting new and established schools within their flexible learning spaces, offices and staffroom. 

Distinction designs and makes to manufacture, customised furniture to suit individual school needs and supply's a 10-year plus warranty ensuring you are receiving quality and the very best products.

We are the team that is truly interested in you and your school and have a real passion for education in New Zealand.

Our most experienced sales team are on hand to assist you with your furniture requirements.

Call the team at Distinction we never forget who we are working for.

W: www.gale.com

Booth 8

Gale, a Cengage company, provides libraries with original and curated content as well as modern research tools that are crucial in connecting libraries to learning, and learners to libraries. For more than 60 years, Gale has partnered with libraries around the world to empower the discovery of knowledge and insights.

P: +64 9 2654611
E: dstevens@hydestor.co.nz
W: www.hydestor.co.nz

Booth 11

Hydestor offer comprehensive and versatile library shelving design solutions utilizing an extensive array of shelf types and accessories backed by an experience team. 

Our extensive portfolio of customers includes representation from primary schools, secondary schools, tertiary institution and corporate library environments both in New Zealand and overseas. 

What we offer: 

  • Dealing directly with the manufacturer provides an assurance of: quality, competitive pricing, excellent service and design flexibility. 
  • Full no cost consultancy service 
  • Choose from a large range of standard sizes, or customized products made to order 
  • Specialized design solutions tailored to meet your requirements
  • Hydestor Manufacturing ltd also has a full installation service available
  • A wide range of shelf styles and faceout brower bin option available 
  • Rollaway base shelves
  • Installations are guided by "NZS4104" 1994 Guidelines for seismic restraint of building contents
  • Fabricated in: Rollaway, free standing static or wall mounted shelving 

P: +61 2 9874 1729
E: lav@libraryav.com.au
W: www.libraryav.com.au

Booth 9

Library AV & Large Print Australia commenced business in 2005 and have grown in strength to what we are today. With a team of dynamic professionals, we strive to provide the best quality products and services for school and public libraries, regardless of size and budget.

Whilst we may be small, we have a proven ability to offer services to clients like the big companies, with a personal touch and attention to detail that only a smaller company can provide.


P: +64 220 237 204
E: lonelyplanet.nz@gmail.com
W: www.lonelyplanet.com/kids/
W: www.pottonandburton.co.nz

Booth 20

Lonely Planet Kids is a children's imprint that brings the world to like for young explorers everywhere. We promise to inspire and delight curious kids, sharing our enthusiasm and love of the world, and our continual fascination with the rich diversity of people, places and cultures that surrounds us. It's an amazing world out there! Come explore.

Potton & Burton (formerly Craig Potton Publishing) is New Zealand's largest independent publishing house, and the proud distributor of Lonely Planet, Auckland University Press and HEMA. WE are committed to bringing great New Zealand Books full of Stories, ideas and images that speak strongly about what makes our country special. We offer good quality children's books ideal for schools and libraries, including the classics such as Herbert the Brave Sea Dog and the hugely popular Explore & Discover series.


P: +64 9 528 5304
E: gregs@lundia.co.nz
W: www.lundia.co.nz

Booth 4

Lundia is a New Zealand-owned company that specialises in the design, manufacture and installation of Shelving and Storage to the Educational Sector.


P: +64 9 951 2140
E: tradeaccounts@mightyape.co.nz
W: www.mightyape.co.nz

Booth 23

Mighty Ape has been in the online shopping business for more than 20 years. During that time we have become New Zealand's most popular online shopping site, delivering thousands of orders every day to Kiwis up and down the country. We deal with many schools in the country as we also offer a massive range, free shipping, discounts and invoice payment.


P: +64 9 430 8000
E: kerri@woodshop.net.nz
W: www.woodshop.net.nz

Booth 3

Mike's Woodshop Ltd has a fantastic range of furniture to turn your library into a Innovate Learning environment. From funky linking tables, Ottomans, chairs, tall tables & stools we can offer many different choices, colours and options.  Our range of furniture is mostly NZ made, especially where it counts and we pride ourselves that you will get great value for the dollars that you will spend.  Our imported products which included mostly chairs and stools have a very high specification to support our multi-cultural population.  Please come and visit Graham on our stand and we look forward to being able to offer suggestions to create your ultimate library space.



W: www.openpolytechnic.ac.nz

Booth 14

Open Polytechnic proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 SLANZA Conference.

Open Polytechnic is the nation's specialist provider of online and distance learning, and a major educator of New Zealand's current workforce, offering a wide range of certificate, diploma and degree options.

A major subject offering for Open Polytechnic is in the field of library and information studies, with around 900 students enrolling from around the country in these courses each year.  The majority of Open Polytechnic learners study part-time, fitting their studies around work, family and other commitments.  

For more information on Open Polytechnic's wide range of library and information related courses and qualifications, click here 

P: +44 186 5353 106
E: gab.exhibitions.uk@oup.com
W: global.oup.com/?cc=nz

Booth 21

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. In addition to publishing over 6,000 titles a year worldwide, Oxford University Press produces online editions of many of its most acclaimed scholarly and reference works including academic and research journals, dictionaries, encyclopaedias, general reference material, and monographs in a wide range of subject areas.

P: +64 9 441 7084
E: glenfield.school@paperplus.co.nz
W: www.paperplus.co.nz

Booth 19

Paper Plus is one of New Zealand's favourite suppliers of books, stationery, toys, gifts and so much more. Locally owned and operated our network of stores covers all New Zealand from Kaikohe to Invercargill.

At Paper Plus Glenfield we have developed a programme especially for school librarians to assist with book purchasing. We take the hassle out of purchasing by sending the store to you! We have dedicated skilled team members, with many years' experience, who will personalise each selection to cater to your school's specific needs. We cover all areas of the Auckland region and some areas outside. 

And we don't stop there!

We are also happy to provide quotes for textbooks, class sets, and stationery requirements.

Our service is friendly and convenient and we are also able to offer a wide range of benefits for schools including Prize giving selections, special book orders, book fairs and author events.


Booth 16

Schools Catalogue Information Service (SCIS) provides catalogue records for school libraries across Australia and New Zealand. The SCIS database contains more than 1.5 million records of educational materials, including print books, e-books, apps and websites. SCIS creates high quality and consistent records which include detailed notes, Dewey classifications, author and subject authorities and book cover images.

P: +61 7 3124 6111
E: sales@softlinkint.com
W: www.softlinkint.com


Booth 13

Softlink specialises in knowledge, content and library management systems for education. 

Softlink's flagship product, Oliver v5 library management software, is a fully web-based solution which integrates with the latest digital technologies to allow anytime, anywhere access to library and learning resources for the entire school community. 

Oliver v5 is easy to use with its intuitive and attractive user interface, and is supported by a dedicated team of school library specialists.  

Oliver v5 facilitates resource management and reporting. It includes a range of innovative features developed in response to feedback gathered from librarians and educators in Australian and New Zealand schools.  

Oliver v5 provides school libraries with the platform they need to become a contemporary central hub for learning and resource management. 

P: +64 9 448 1591
E: liza@spbooks.co.nz
W: www.spbooks.co.nz


Booth 10

South Pacific Books have been providing books to the educational sector in New Zealand for over 30 years.  Among the list of publishers that we represent are;  Barrington Stoke UK, Ransom Publishing UK, Capstone USA and Lerner USA and the recent addition of BookLife UK.   We also distribute a number of titles self-published by well known New Zealand authors, including;  Jill Eggleton, Michelle Osment, Janet Martin, Maria Gill, Dreydon Sobanja, Des Hunt and Sue Copsey.   Our range of books is hand-picked for school libraries covering topics from science and nature, to values and emotions, and much more.  

With ten Education Representatives calling on schools throughout New Zealand we offer the best in service and range to support the book requirements of your school libray and other departments.

P: +64 9 376 7283
E: shop@dorothybutler.co.nz
W: www.dorothybutler.co.nz


Booth 1

The Dorothy Butler Children's Bookshop is an Auckland institution and we are proud to continue the legacy which started with Dorothy Butler over thirty years ago. We stock a wide range of excellent books for children of all ages and our knowledgeable staff love to find just the book you were looking for. We are happy to work with schools to promote books and reading in any way. We can run book fairs, provide books for inspection, do story readings and provide information about the latest releases. In fact, we're open to any ideas that involve books!


P: +64 9 306 2702
E: john@ubiq.co.nz
W: www.ubiq.co.nz


Booth 5

Having been known as the University Bookshop for over 50 years we now enter an exciting new phase as ubiq. New Zealand owned and operated; we have recently undergone significant expansion and now operate out of office/warehouse space set against the beautiful back drop of Mt Eden.

We are like no other book store in New Zealand or Australia – public or private – in that we offer libraries a unique combination of books and resources, combined with a commitment to personal service, including book sourcing and recommendations. 

We pride ourselves on providing accurate, reliable service – and with a dedicated team on call to answer any queries, ordering from ubiq is easy and hassle-free.

We symbolise the fostering of growth and knowledge. Our goal is to make it easier for everyone to acquire the knowledge they need. 

Come and see us at our stand to see everything we offer! 

P:  0800 89 0333
E:  info@wheelers.co.nz
W: www.wheelers.co.nz

Booth 17

Wheelers Books are now New Zealand's largest online supplier of print books and e-books to schools and public libraries offering an impressive range of over 15.6 million books sourced from around the world. As a library supply specialist we provide tools and features that suit the very specific needs of librarians. International price comparison, catalogue records, book covering, invoicing, order history and tracking, title notes and the most affordable and widely adopted eBook platform are just a few of the areas we look to make your working day easier. Come and chat with us at the stand or contact us at info@wheelers.co.nz or 0800 89 0333

P: +61 2 9902 3404
E: cathy@worldbook.com.au
W: www.worldbook.co.nz 

Booth 20

For 100 years, World Book has been a leader in producing general reference works.  Schools around the world consider World Book products to be a vital resource, providing valuable, accurate, and up-to-date reference information. World Book's reference resources for the library and classroom are available in both print and online and are curriculum aligned. World Book's interactive and visually appealing digital products include an expansive online encyclopaedia and a growing eBook range providing complete integration with your School's Library Management System. 






























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