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!

SLA released ‘SLA Members’ Forum WhatsApp Group’ Policy and Guidelines’

Dear SLA community,Greetings! Communication is the pulse of any educational learning. Many types of tools have been in use for effective communication in past decades. We have seen  unprecedented use of What’s app for all types of communication including personal, social and educational. It is fast, accessible and seamless to most people though there are conflicts observed when flow is high. As you all are SLA members and enjoy communication and collaboration being on SLA what’s app members group. As a preventive measure, what’s app group policy has been deviced and I am glad to release the document for your … Continue reading SLA released ‘SLA Members’ Forum WhatsApp Group’ Policy and Guidelines’