NACLIS 2017 Updates.....

13th National Conference on Library & Information Studies (NACLIS) 2017 was held at Grand Oriental Hotel, Colombo on 29th June 2017 on the theme of " Social Impact of Librarianship: Scholarship towards Sustainable Development Goals" . The conference began with the council members accompanying the Chief Guest Prof.A.Ariyadurai, Vice Chancellor, Open University, Sri Lanka and the Keynote Speaker Prof.Eduardo da Silva Alentejo, Dean of Library Science School, UNIRIO, Brazil  in an academic procession.


Guest Lecture by a visiting Japanese Professor from University of Tsukuba 

The  Academic and National Library Groups of SLLA has organised a Guest lecture on “Metadata in the Linked Open Data Environment – Basic Concepts and some Metadata Projects for Non-Traditional Library Resources“ was held on 18th August 2016. The Guest Speaker is Professor Shigeo Sugimoto attached to the Faculty of Library, Information and Media Science, University of Tsukuba, Japan. Professor Sugimoto is an expert in Metadata related technologies and has been involved in the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative since late 1990s. Download the presentation slides here

Workshop on Establishment of Professional Conduct and Ethics among LIS professionals

The Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA)  will conduct a one day workshop for LIS professionals representing all sectors of Libraries in Sri Lanka. As LIS professionals you are cordially invited to participate at this workshop that will be held on the 29th of September 2016 at the National Library Auditorium.


Workshop on PCE for the LIS professionals in Sri Lanka

The Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA) with the support of IFLA/BSLA has initiated a programme to promote and propagate Professional Conduct and Ethical (PCE) culture among library and information professionals in Sri Lanka. As initial phase, a three day workshop to train the trainers on PCE was organized and ceremonially inaugurated at Hotel Renuka , Colombo on 23rd March 2016.


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SLLA Strategic Plan (2016-2022)
The revised SLLA Strategic Plan approved at the SLLA Council meeting in May 2016 has been posted. 
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SLLA Newsletter Animated Gif Update 4

Newsletter Vol:33 No:04 (Apr-Jun- 2017) released! download

Chartered Librarians List 2017

List of coporate members who are entitiled to take and use the title "Chartered Librarian" (updated 20.06.2017)download

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Code of Ethics 

Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics of the Sri Lanka Library Association 2015 (Final Ver.) new-animated download



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