School Library Association (SLA) launches two national level competitions to celebrate World Book and Copyright Day 2019. The last date for online registration and submission of entries is 20 April 2019. 1. Reading Mascot for India What: Design a mascot for India which inspires everyone to read. Who can participate: Any school-going child in India can participate. No registration fee. How to participate: Step 1: Each participant has to register online. Registration closed. Step 2: Design the Reading Mascot (paper size A4, any medium) (key ideas: books, reading, literacy, knowledge, information, libraries, etc). Step 3: Send your creation to SLA. There are two ways, … Continue reading WBCD Competitions: Now you can register up to 20 April 2019
SLA celebrates World Book and Copyright Day 2019. What is ‘World Book and Copyright Day’? World Book and Copyright Day is a celebration to promote the enjoyment of books and reading. Each year, on 23 April, celebrations take place all over the world to recognize the magical power of books – a link between the past and the future, a bridge between generations and across cultures. On this occasion, UNESCO and the international organizations representing the three major sectors of the book industry – publishers, booksellers and libraries, select a city as the World Book Capital to maintain, through its own initiatives, the impetus … Continue reading SLA celebrates WBCD 2019 with Two Nation-wide competitions: Register now !
IFLA School Library Guidelines, Edition 2 is now available in Hindi. After Telugu, this is the second Indian Language into which one of the most important and followed School Library Guidelines is translated. Hearty congrats and thanks to Madhu Bhargava … Continue reading IFLA School Library Guidelines, Ed. 2, now available in Hindi
All interested individuals, Institutions, Schools, Associations and those studying towards a Library and Information Science qualification are invited to join the first national level professional Association of School Librarians of India. Membership Categories and Annual Fees Download the form for … Continue reading Become a member of School Library Association-India. Membership is now open.
Mr S. L. Faisal Librarian, Kendriya Vidyalaya bags National Award for Teachers using ICT for Innovation in Education for the year 2017. He is one of the 43 teachers who would be receiving the Award. On behalf of Government of India, CIET, National Council of Educational Research and Training, New Delhi would be organizing the Awards Event on 21st Nov 2018 in NewDelhi. As a School Librarian, Faisal is the recipient of many awards and honours. His innovations and services as a School Librarian are widely known and exclaimed in India and abroad. Recently he was honoured with International Associations’ … Continue reading S. L. Faisal makes Indian School Librarians proud once again.
International School Library Month (ISLM) is an opportunity for those in charge of school libraries around the world to choose a day, week, or the entire month in October to celebrate the importance of school libraries and to celebrate everything … Continue reading International School library Month 2018