Member Benefits

Member Benefits

Joining both SLA and its Southern California chapter provide special librarians and other information professionals a wide variety of opportunities for professional development and growth. The following are some of the major benefits of joining the Southern California chapter of SLA:

  • Local website to keep you informed of the latest trends in your career
  • Professional development opportunities to sharpen your skills
  • Networking events (luncheons and happy hours) to get to know other professionals in your local area and make a connection
  • Discounted price on meetings and events
  • Get a buddy on your first meeting attendance to introduce you to other members
  • Employment opportunities on the chapter blog
  • Access to SLA Connect as another information resource
  • Executive Board Members receive stipends to attend conferences
  • Scholarship for our library student members