International Online Workshop for School Librarians on ‘Fostering the Next Generation Authors & Helping people safe from COVID-19’; December 11, 2021

The University of Hong Kong, ASIS&T South Asia Chapter and the Academy 22 Education for All Foundation have been organising an International Digital Story Writing Competition for primary and secondary students from around the world on the broader theme “AI and Health” and the narrower theme “COVID-19: Imagine, Create & Share“. As part of the competition, School Library Association-India and ASIS&T South Asia Chapter jointly organizes an International Online Workshop for School Librarians on the theme ‘Fostering the Next Generation Authors & Helping people safe from COVID-19′ on December 11, 2021 at 5.00 PM IST. SLA-India invites all School Librarians from … Continue reading International Online Workshop for School Librarians on ‘Fostering the Next Generation Authors & Helping people safe from COVID-19’; December 11, 2021

SLA Webinar 17: Mindfulness in the Library: at the best and worst of times: Recording, Audio & Presentation of the session

School Library Association (SLA India) organized its 17th Webinar for school librarians on April 24, 2021 on the topic ‘Mindfulness in the Library: at the best and worst of times’. The session was about the hidden strengths that librarians especially … Continue reading SLA Webinar 17: Mindfulness in the Library: at the best and worst of times: Recording, Audio & Presentation of the session

SLA Webinar 17: Mindfulness in the Library: at the best and worst of times

SLA Webinar Series: No. 17Event Date, Time & Platform:April 24, 2021 (Saturday), 5:00 pm on Google Meet School Library Association (SLA India) announces its 17th Webinar for school librarians on the topic ‘Mindfulness in the Library: at the best and worst of times’. The session is about the hidden strengths that librarians especially school librarians can derive through imbibing the quality of mindfulness that enables them to reach out to an individual user or a community of users. Resource Person:Smt. Usha Mukunda, Librarian & Educationist, Co-Founder, Centre for Learning, Bengaluru Continue reading SLA Webinar 17: Mindfulness in the Library: at the best and worst of times

SLA Webinar 16: National Digital Library of India

SLA Webinar Series: No. 16Event Date, Time & Platform:January 23, 2021 (Saturday), 4:00 pm on Google Meet School Library Association (SLA India) announces its 16th Webinar for school librarians on the topic ‘NDLI Resources: An Exploration session for School Librarians’. This webinar aims at understanding the National Digital Library of India (NDLI), a virtual repository of learning resources that also provides a host of services for the learner community (https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in). the session will also explore the resources available on NDLI that could be used by School Librarians to serve the customers effectively. Resource Person:Dr. Vignesh Sornamohan, Chief Strategic and Outreach Officer, National Digital Library of India. Continue reading SLA Webinar 16: National Digital Library of India

SLA Webinar 15: Creating a Library Blog on WordPress

SLA Webinar Series: No. 15Event Date, Time & Platform:December 26, 2020 (Saturday), 4:00 pm on Google Meet School Library Association (SLA India) announces its 15th Webinar for school librarians on the topic ‘Creating a Library Blog on WordPress’. This workshop aims to provide hands-on training on the creation of a library blog on WordPress, a free and open-source content management system, and a dynamic blogging platform. The modules include Plan, Register & Configure Basic settings, Navigate Admin Panel, Customise Look & Feel, Publish and Connect & Grow. Resource Person:Shri S. L. Faisal, Librarian, Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram Continue reading SLA Webinar 15: Creating a Library Blog on WordPress

SLA Webinar 14-Pandemic and beyond: an opportunity for School Libraries to accelerate, align and ace.

SLA Webinar Series: No. 14Event Date, Time & Platform:December 12, 2020 (Saturday), 5:00 pm on Google Meet School Library Association (SLA India) announces its 14th Webinar for school librarians on the topic ‘Pandemic and beyond: an opportunity for School Libraries to accelerate, align and ace’.  The Resource Person intends to lead the school librarian community through the maze of the competencies and efforts while marking the milestones of benchmarks as well as best practices to make the school libraries the virtual windows to the world beyond the pandemic. Resource Person:Dr Rashmi Kumbar, Assistant Professor, School of LIS, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar. Continue reading SLA Webinar 14-Pandemic and beyond: an opportunity for School Libraries to accelerate, align and ace.