DescribeNZ

a website for all New Zealand cataloguers

Archived subject headings

Archived Library of Congress subject headings

The following New Zealand subject headings were recently accepted by the Library of Congress:

Abut Head (N.Z.)

Aotea Centre (Auckland, N.Z.) N.B. This is the subject heading for the Centre itself

Aranui Cave (N.Z.) 

Arcadia Station (N.Z.)

Avon River/Ōtakaro (N.Z.)

Campbell Island/Motu Ihupuku (N.Z.) (changed from Campbell Island (N.Z.)) 

Canterbury Earthquake, N.Z., 2010

Caroline Bay (Timaru, N.Z.)

Chants, Maori

Children's plays, New Zealand

Christchurch Earthquake, N.Z., 2011

Civics, New Zealand

Clematis vitalba

Clutha River/Mata-Au Estuary (N.Z.)

 Clutha River/Mata-Au (N.Z.)

Clutha River/Mata-Au Valley (N.Z.)

Clutha River/Mata-Au Watershed (N.Z.)

Customhouse (Auckland, N.Z.) 

Customhouses -- New Zealand 

Cyclone Bola, 1988

Dart River/Te Awa Whakatipu (N.Z.)

Dart River/Te Awa Whakatipu Valley (N.Z.)

Decorations of honor -- New Zealand

Dwellings -- New Zealand

Edgecumbe Earthquake, N.Z., 1987

Fairy prion

Franz Josef Glacier/Kā Roimata o Hine Hukatere (N.Z.)

Gabriels Gully (N.Z. : Gorge)

Hakatere Conservation Park (N.Z.) 

Hamilton Basin (N.Z.)

Happy Feet (Penguin)

Inangahua Earthquake, N.Z., 1968

Karangahape Road (Auckland, N.Z.)

Kāti Kurī (New Zealand people)

Lyttelton Harbour/Whakaraupō (N.Z.)

Manganuioteao River (N.Z.)

Maori language--Dictionaries

Maori language -- Readers

Maori language materials

Maori language materials -- Bilingual

Maori (New Zealand people) in the performing arts

Military decorations -- New Zealand

Mount Algidus Station (N.Z.)

Murchison Earthquake, N.Z., 1929

Mystacina

Mystacina tuberculata

Mystacinidae

New Zealand--Social life and customs--1918-1945

New Zealand Cross (Decoration of honor) 

New Zealand Cross (Military decoration)

New Zealand pigeon

Ngā Manu Nature Reserve (N.Z.)

Ngā Ruahine (New Zealand people)

Ngāti Ira (New Zealand people : Ngāti Porou)

Ngāti Ruahine (New Zealand people)

Ngāti Tama (New Zealand people)

Ngāti Tara a Whai (New Zealand people)

Nothofagus menziesii

Olveston (Dunedin, N.Z.)

Ohinetahi (Canterbury, N.Z.)

Otira Gorge (N.Z.)

Pegasus Bay (N.Z.)

Perendale sheep

Picture dictionaries, Māori

Pike River Mine Disaster, N.Z., 2010 

Portraits, New Zealand

Poutama Island (N.Z.) 

Queen Charlotte Sound (N.Z.)

Rangitoto Island (N.Z.)

Rangitoto ki te Tonga/D'Urville Island (N.Z.)

Ruakuri Cave (N.Z.) 

Seaweek 

Sheep farming

Snares Islands/Tini Heke (N.Z.) (changed from Snares Islands (N.Z.))

South Island kokako

Staglands Wildlife Reserve (N.Z.)

Sutherland Falls (N.Z.)

Taiaroa Head Nature Reserve (Dunedin, N.Z.)

Tamarillo

Taranaki, Port (N.Z.)

Tauranga Harbour (N.Z.)

Te Aitanga a Hauiti (New Zealand people)

Te Aitanga a Māhaki (New Zealand people)

Te Araroa (N.Z. : Trail)

Te Aupouri (New Zealand people)

Te Rarawa (New Zealand people)

Thistle Hall (Wellington, N.Z.)

Tomtit

Tuakitoto, Lake (N.Z.) 

Waimakariri River (N.Z.)

Wainono Lagoon (N.Z.)

Waitaha (New Zealand people : Te Arawa)

Whakaari/White Island (N.Z.) (changed from White Island (N.Z.))

Zealandia (Wellington, N.Z.) (changed from Karori Wildlife Sanctuary (Wellington, N.Z.))