18th LIASA Annual Conference 2017 "Re-envisioning the role of Library and Information Services" Programme with presentations

SA Librarians' Day 2017

LIASAs anniversary, 10 July, was declared a special day dedicated to celebrate librarians. All LIS sectors are encouraged to celebrate the day in their special way.
The day is also used to raise awareness of the profession through various platforms, and the value added by librarians towards optimal access to relevant information, thus developing an informed nation.

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Industry Vacancies

The LIS is a dynamic environment, and so are the people working within this environment. One of the key reasons why people should consider changing jobs is to enhance their careers. At the same time, one needs to be constantly exposed to new environments, and also bring new perspectives to existing environments for innovation to occur.

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LIASA Professional Body Status

LIASA is the SAQA approved professional body for librarians in South Africa. Visit this page for answers to frequently asked questions.

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18th LIASA Annual Conference: Presenters: Clare Walker

Clare Walker has degrees from Wits, Cambridge and UNISA.  Her career in LIS has spanned almost 45 years, in public, special and academic libraries and teaching.  She retired as Wits Deputy University Librarian in 2010 and now holds an honorary research position. In 1990 Clare was appointed to a new social responsibility portfolio in the

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Vacancy: National Librarian-International Hotel School

NATIONAL LIBRARIAN   We are looking for a qualified National Librarian to join our dynamic Team. This position can be based either in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg or Pretoria and will report directly to the Dean of the International Hotel School. Job Description. – Management of librarians, including recruitment and training. – National travel between

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Vacancy: Librarian-Rand Park High School

1 x Permanent Post School Librarian – Randpark   Job Title: 1 x Permanent Post School Librarian – Randpark Description RAND PARK HIGH SCHOOL HAS THE FOLLOWING VACANCY 1 x Permanent Post School Librarian (must also be a qualified teacher) *Starting 1 January 2018 Please send a short CV to rphs@randparkhigh.co.za. Closing date for applications is

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Vacancy: Research Coordinator-AFLIA

  ADVERTISEMENT FOR JOB VACANCY POSITION OF A RESEARCH COORDINATOR   Position :   RESEARCH COORDINATOR Location :   Africa Closing Date :  31st August 2017 Date of Assumption of Duty :  1st October 2017   The African Library and Information Associations and Institutions (AfLIA) requests applications for a full – time position of Research Coordinator in

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Vacancy: Audio-Visual Archivist-Cape Town

  Audio-Visual Archivist – e. Sat TV (Pty) Ltd            Location: Cape Town Reporting to the Operations Manager, Your key performance areas will include: Gather, organise and store all content (especially raw visuals) produced by eNews division in order to make these available to eMedia Investments, outside production houses and independent producers Select audio-visual material

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Vacancy: Assistant Director-department of Health

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: WESTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH In line with the Employment Equity Plan of the Department of Health it is our intention with this advertisement to achieve equity in the workplace by promoting equal opportunities and fair treatment in employment through the elimination of unfair discrimination. NOTE : It will be expected of candidates

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SALI TRUST – LIASA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

The South African nation is greatly enriched by the knowledge, skills, ingenuity, dedication, commitment and service that individuals in the library and information field bring to their institutions and communities.  While such people may occasionally be honoured in some way, perhaps by an institution they worked for or a community they served, there is a

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Vacancy: Library Assistant-Client Services-UL

University of Limpopo   Library Assistant: Client Services Requirements:  A minimum of matric or Grade 12.  Computer literacy.  Knowledge of integrated library system particularly the Circulation module.  Attention to detail and high degree of accuracy with ability to work under pressure.  Effective team and independent worker with good filing skills.

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Vacancy: Library Assistant-Acquisitions-UL

University of Limpopo   Library Assistant: Acquisitions and Collection Development Requirements:  A minimum of matric or Grade 12.  Computer literacy.  Experience in the use of integrated library system particularly the Acquisitions module.  Understanding of the use of bibliographic data in the acquisitions process.  Attention to detail and high degree of

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Vacancy: Library Attendant- CPUT

Library Attendant – (3185) Share this job as a link in your status update to LinkedIn. Job Title Library Attendant Faculty Department Cape Peninsula University of Technology -> CPUT Libraries -> Collection Development Campus/ Location Bellville Campus – Bellville, Cape Town, WC ZA (Primary) Job Type Permanent Occupational Function Support / Admin Number of Positions

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