According to the Sri Lanka Library Association (Incorporation) (Amendment) Act No. 7 of 2004, the Membership consist of corporate members and non corporate members. The Corporate members consist of Fellows and Associates who shall have voting rights ; The non corporate members (persons not eligible to be corporate members) shall have no voting right.
Criterion of the SLLA Fellowship
Senior Associate members of the Association who has made significant contribution to the Library and Information profession of Sri Lanka are eligible to apply for Fellowship of the Association.
Senior Associate member mean an Associate member of the Association who has continuous membership of the Association for more than 5 years after awarding the Associate ship.
Significant contribution is measured by the taking into account the members contribution to the LIS profession of Sri Lanka in the following four (4) areas.
1. Professional publications (print or electronic). Professional publication is a refereed publication on LIS
2. Serving as a key officer of the Sri Lanka Library Association
3. Contributing to human resources development in LIS
4. Making innovations that have promoted LIS