SLA-India becomes an Association Affiliate Member of IFLA

School Library Association-India has become an Association Affiliate Member of International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA). IFLA is the leading international body representing the interests of library and information services and their users. It is an independent, non-governmental, not-for-profit organization (https://www.ifla.org). SLA-India is proud to associate with IFLA, the global voice of the library and information profession. Continue reading SLA-India becomes an Association Affiliate Member of IFLA

IMPORTANT: Call for SLA GB NOMINATIONS 2021

Dear SLA community, We are pleased to call for nominations for Governing Body vacant positions for 2018-2023 (remaining 2 years). Think about people you would like to nominate for the positions or consider nominating yourself. This is your chance to take up a leadership role in a professional association which will give you immense exposure and in gaining skills which will add value to your own personal portfolio. Please go through details below for your reference:  Number of nominations: Four Portfolios: To be allocated later Time of board membership: Remaining 2 years (2018-2023) Nominations closure: 20th June, 2021 Criteria for … Continue reading IMPORTANT: Call for SLA GB NOMINATIONS 2021

SLA Helpline inaugurated

Dear SLA community, it is indeed a proud moment for all of us! We are launching SLA helpline on our website. Anyone can ask for professional help using this channel where a designated panel of experienced school librarians would reply to the queries. It is a gift from SLA to all! Madhu Bhargava President, SLA-India SLA Helpline SLAHelpline is an online platform formed by School Library Association India (SLA-India) to guide and support school library professionals working in different sectors (organized and unorganized) around the country who need professional guidance on day-to-day matters related to School Librarianship.  Aim and Objective SLA … Continue reading SLA Helpline inaugurated

Special Offer for SLA Guest Members to become Personal Members

School Library Association (India) launched the SLA Guest Membership Programme on 12 August 2020, the National Librarian’s Day. The Programme aims to help School Library professionals, LIS Teachers, LIS Students, and anyone who would like to be a member of School Library Association, by providing them a limited period access to selected SLA membership benefits. The Guest membership programme period will end on December 15, 2020. The Governing Body meeting held on November 1, 2020 decided to provide an offer to all existing Guest Members to help them to easily convert their Guest membership into regular Personal Memberships. As per the offer, … Continue reading Special Offer for SLA Guest Members to become Personal Members

SLA-India celebrates Librarian’s Day 2020 with a Video Blogging Event, ‘Yes, I am a Librarian’. Register Now!

AboutSchool Library Association commemorates the 128th birth anniversary of the father of Indian Library Science, Dr S. R. Ranganathan as Librarian’s Day on 12th August 2020. As part of the celebration, SLA members are invited to record and submit a 2 minute short video, which will be featured on SLA website and Social media channels. Theme, Content & LanguageThe theme of the video is “Yes, I am a Librarian”. The video may have two parts:(1) Sharing the member’s own thoughts/experiences as a School Librarian (1minute)(2) Sharing students’/teachers’/administrator’s reflections/comments about the librarian. This may include a compilation of video (s) of … Continue reading SLA-India celebrates Librarian’s Day 2020 with a Video Blogging Event, ‘Yes, I am a Librarian’. Register Now!