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Kim Baxter MLIS, MA, BA, CertATL

Subject Librarian


Whether you’re getting started on a literature review, want to show your course the best ways to find and use information or research data for your discipline, thinking about publishing, or any other Library related queries, please contact me to discuss what we can do for you. 

I’m one of the Information & Research Services team at the Manawatū Campus Library. While I mostly assist with the research and information needs of the College of Sciences, Te Wāhanga Pūtaiao, I can help with other disciplines, as well as: Referencing tools; Material for Stream; Managing your research data; Support at each stage of your research.

Kia ora! I am one of the Science Librarians available to support your research, learning and teaching. Request an online appointment.

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Contact details

  • Ph: DDI 06 951 9121
    Location: 2.26, Library
    Campus: Turitea


  • Master of Library and Information Studies - Victoria University (2003)
  • Master of Arts - Massey University (1998)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Massey University (1994)
  • Certificate in Adult Teaching and Learning - Whitireia Polytechnic (2008)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Information literacy and digital citizenship

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Information And Computing Sciences (080000): Library and Information Studies (080700)


Information Service and Information Literacy

Research Support

Collection Development

Bibliographic Management Tools

APA Referencing

Online Learning Tutorials

Library Management Systems, Electronic Resources and Services, Websites (Content Management Systems) & Digital Repositories

Civil Defence (General Rescue and Emergency Management Training, 2008 – 2014)

Research Outputs


Baxter, KG., Johnson, B., & Chisholm, K. (2016). Evaluating and developing an information literacy programme for MBA students. The New Zealand Library & Information Management Journal. 56(1), 30-45 Retrieved from
[Journal article]Authored by: Baxter, K., Chisholm, K., Johnson, B.


Laven, L., Murray, F., Baxter, K., & Hill, K.(2018). Integrating EndNote from download to research report for distance masters students. Paper presented at the meeting of Palmerston North, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Baxter, K., Hill, K., Laven, L.
Laven, L., Murray, F., Baxter, K., & Hill, KE. (2018). Sustaining research skills: A case study of integrating referencing software into online postgraduate courses. Poster session presented at the meeting of VetEd down under
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Baxter, K., Hill, K., Laven, L.

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