IASL Meeting Place

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The IASL Meeting Place is where you can connect with colleagues and others interested in school libraries and school librarianship.



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International School Library Month 2014 at In your school library

October 4, 2014 to October 31, 2014
Theme: Your School Library. Mind Map Central.Download this year's themed poster and bookmark from http://iasl-online.mlanet.org/advocacy/islm/2014_resources.html.You can use the full English language poster or create one in your own local language using one of the blank formats.You can also share your celebration with other IASL members. Details of how to do this are at 'What people are doing for ISLM 2014' http://iasl-online.mlanet.org/advocacy/islm/2014_projects.html#activitiesYou can RSVP to…See More
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Welcome to the International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) Meeting Place!

IASL hosts Special Interest Groups and other events and activities at this site. You have the opportunity to engage with colleagues on topic areas such as school library education, school library research, information literacy, children's and young adult literature, advocacy and information & communication technologies.
Are you a member of IASL? On the official website of IASL you will find more information and resources that are available to our members via our web portal. For more information go to how to join IASL.

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Lyon Declaration

Posted by Albert K. Boekhorst on August 18, 2014 at 8:07pm 0 Comments

I suggest that IASL supports the Lyon Declaration: Lyon Declaration

'Face a Book (FaB) Reading Challenge' launched

Posted by S. L. Faisal on June 8, 2014 at 9:08pm 0 Comments

Face a Book (FaB) Challenge is a summer reading programme, launched by Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, to promote reading habit during the summer holidays, followed by continuous activities to evaluate its effectiveness.


The basic objectives of the project are,

  1. to help the students to enjoy reading more and motivate them to read for pleasure
  2. to develop critical reading skills like…

Kendriya Vidyalays (Central Schools), India, to implement New Library Policy and Procedure Manual

Posted by S. L. Faisal on March 21, 2014 at 6:00am 0 Comments

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) or 'Central Schools Organization' is a premier body in School Education sector in India, functioning under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt of India. KVS is administering1094 schools (called as 'Kendriya Vidyalayas') and catering more than 1.1 million students (as on 31.01.2014). Since its inception in 1963, Libraries have been given with utmost importance and been…


"Library and Information Science" as an Academic Elective Subject in Senior Secondary Schools in India from the session 2014-'15

Posted by S. L. Faisal on March 21, 2014 at 4:30am 0 Comments

The Central Board of Secondary Education, Govt. of India,  has introduced "Library and Information Science" as an

Academic Elective Subject in Senior Secondary Schools from the academic session 2014-'15 in classes XI-XII (Subject Code 079) on pilot basis in some selected schools.

As per the official circular,(…

How Have You Used IFLA's Information Literacy Guidelines?

Posted by Tom Kaun on December 10, 2013 at 6:32am 0 Comments

These Guidelines were first published in October 2012. Have you made use of them? Please share experiences, positive or negative, in the comments below.

Guidelines on Information Literacy for Lifelong Learning…



Lyon Declaration

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