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  • Hi, SLA SoCal! Thought you might be interested in LAPL's 150 th Anniversary Celebration. Details below and here: Greetings Volunteers, ...

  • Greetings, SLA-SCC! Check out the final line up for this year's Professional Development Day below and schedule for the event attached. There is still time to register to join us on Friday 11/18 at 10am: ...

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    Holiday Party 2022?

    SLA-SCC, it's been a while since we got together like we did in the "before times". The SCC Board wants to organize a Holiday event that works for our members so we can reconnect. Please take a minute to fill out our survey and let us know how you feel ...

  • The Special Libraries Association Southern California Community (SLA-SCC) is looking for volunteers to serve on its leadership team for 2023 and beyond! Let us know by Friday, 11/11 if you are interested by filling out this form! The SLA-SCC ...

  • ----sent at Dr. farmer's request --   November 11th SLA/ACRL free webinar (at 1:30pm EST) focuses on "The Changing Role of the Education Librarian. This presentation will provide an overview of the findings of a pre-COVID-19 survey on the job roles ...

Upcoming Events


  • 2022 SLA New England Award Nominations

    We are looking for nominations for the following SLA NE community awards: 

    • Community Achievement Award: Recognizing a community member for outstanding committee work, performance in office, or execution of event-related duties during this program year. 
    • Distinguished Service Award: Recognizing a community member(s) for a sustained record of supporting community activities over the years. These may be for service on one or more committees, by holding various offices, or for managing different events, that when considered cumulatively have notably furthered the life of the community. 
    • Special Recognition Award: Conferred on a longstanding community member(s) to cap a career and celebrate a well-deserved retirement, in recognition of what the member has done or meant to the community.

     NOTE: Nominees must be current SLA members.

    Want to nominate someone? Please use this form to submit nominations by the end of day on Monday, December 5th. 

    If you have any questions, please contact

  • Your SLA New England 2022 Board

    2021 SLA NE Board:

    • President – Kathy Berger
    • Secretary – Melissa Gough
    • Finance Director – Joan Cunningham
    • Communications – Kelli Costello
    • Programming Chairs – Khalilah Gambrell and Ann Cullen
    • Archivist – Susan McGovern
    • Student Relations Chair – Katie Meyers

Community Blogs

  • Join the Massachusetts Library System and SLA New England for a Community Chat for Special Librarians and Health Sciences Librarians Date and time:  Tuesday, December 6, 2022 3 - 4 PM EST Details: Register now to attend (Link: ...

  • Come join us for the   SLA New England Community Annual Business Meeting . Date/Time:   Thursday, December 8, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm EST Location:   Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH), 480 Totten Pond Rd, Waltham, MA 02451. Zoom option will also ...

  • Please join Connecticut Library Consortium and SLA/New England Special Librarians Roundtable on Tuesday, December 6 at 1 pm EST   for a wide-ranging conversation.  We'll tackle the increasing demand for accountability (focus on customers, performance ...

  • Join the Special Libraries Association (SLA) - Legal Community and Trellis for an engaging webinar as we cover how Trellis enables you to analyze the behavior and history of your judge, competitive counsel, prospects, and clients to gain crucial insights ...

  • November 11th SLA/ACRL webinar (at 1:30pm EST) focused on "The Changing Role of the Education Librarian. This presentation provided an overview of the findings of a pre-COVID-19 survey on the job roles and responsibilities of Education librarians. These ...