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

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

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 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.

SLA Webinar 13: Google Forms

SLA Webinar Series: No. 13Event Date, Time & Platform:November 28, 2020 (Saturday), 4:00 pm on Google Meet School Library Association (SLA India) announces its 13th Webinar for school librarians on the topic ‘Teach Tools for School Librarians: Continuum Workshop on Google Forms. You are invited to register here for this hands-on workshop intends to train the participants on Google Forms, an online survey administration software that helps librarians and teachers to conduct surveys & event registrations, and generate e-certificates & e-cards. Resource Person:Dr Sarwesh Pareek, Librarian, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Vidyashram, Pratapnagar, Jaipur Continue reading SLA Webinar 13: Google Forms

SLA Webinar 12: Wakelet

SLA Webinar Series: No. 12Event Date, Time & Platform:November 07, 2020 (Saturday), 4:00 pm on Google Meet School Library Association (SLA India) announces its 12th Webinar for school librarians on the topic ‘Teach Tools for School Librarians: Continuum Workshop on Wakelet’. You are invited to register here for this Webinar that is intended to train the participants on ‘Wakelet’, an online content curation tool that allows librarians and teachers to gather, organize, and share multimedia resources (text, images, videos, podcasts) with students. Resource Person:Ms Akhila Arora,  Librarian, Bal Bharati Public School, Rohini, New Delhi. Continue reading SLA Webinar 12: Wakelet