Tag Archives: Sri Lanka Library Association

Call for Applications to DIPLIS Level I -2019

(11 December 2018) The Sri Lanka Library Association invites applications for the Diploma in Library and Information Science  Level I – 2019 Course. Closing date for applications: 8th January 2019. The announcement is here.


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BSLA Project Report: Sri Lanka (2015-2018) “Establishment and Promotion of Professional Ethics Culture among Library and Information Professionals”

(27 March 2018) Get inspired by the path taken by the Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA) in strengthening their library and information sector! Questions and answers by the project team and the Sri Lanka Library Association. The story about Building Strong Library Associations is here.


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Vijita de Silva Research Award 2017/18 – Call for applications

(19 February 2018) The Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA) is pleased to announce the Vijita de Silva Research Award the annual research award for the best completed research in Library and Information Science (LIS) field in Sri Lanka. The award comprises a cash grant of Rs 50,000.00 and a certificate. In the event the award is […]


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Call for applications for DIPLIS

(1 November 2017) The Sri Lanka Library Association invites applications for the Diploma in Library and Information Science (DIPLIS) Level I – 2018 course. Closing date is 16 December 2017. For brochures in Sinhala, Tamil and English and the application form, click here.


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Vijita de Silva Research Award 2016/17 in Library & Information Science

(17 January 2017) The Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA) is pleased to announce the Vijita de Silva Research Award, the annual research award for the best completed research in the Library and Information Science (LIS) field in Sri Lanka. The award comprises a cash grant of Rs 50,000.00 and a certificate. In the event the […]


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IFLA/BSLA Workshop on Promotion of Professional Conduct and Ethics among Library and Information Science Professionals in Sri Lanka

(21 November 2016) Two workshops have been organized by the Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA) and sponsored by Building Strong Library Association (BSLA) Programme of International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), to promote professional Conduct and Ethics among library professionals in Sri Lanka. The workshops were held in Jaffna (in the Northern Province) […]


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National Conference on Library and Information Studies (NACLIS) 2016

(6 May 2016) The Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA) National Conference is an annual event aiming at promoting professional and academic experiences among librarians and information professionals in Sri Lanka. It is scheduled to be held on the 23rd June, at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo. This year’s conference is aligned with national priorities […]


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Sri Lanka Library Association offers Diploma in Library and Information Science

(28 December 2014)  Applications are invited for the Diploma in Library and Information Science (DIPLIS) Level I – 2014 /15 course. The brochure is available in Sinhala | Tamil | English. For application details visit here. Closing date for applications is 24 January 2015. Note: The links above are broken.  Try this one which was […]


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SLLA Award of Excellence 2013

(4 July 2013) A special award was presented at the 53rd AGM of the Sri Lanka Library Association, SLLA, to the National Institute of Library and Information Science (NILIS) in recognition of its outstanding contribution towards LIS education in Sri Lanka. NILIS has provided wider opportunities to the library and information community for higher education […]


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Library conferences in Asia 2019

Keep up to date with what’s happening in libraries in the region. If you have a conference to announce, please send its details to marketing@igroupnet.com. A searchable version of this list which includes conferences held in the past ten years is here. 2020 ALIA National 2020 Conference New! The conference takes place 4-8 May 2020 […]


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