Webinar Invitation: LIASA Professional Status – what does it mean?, 18 June 2015, 10:00-11:00

On 9 Feb. 2015 the President of LIASA – Segametsi Molawa (2014-2016) – announced the recognition of LIASA as a professional body and the registration of the professional designation, Professional Librarian.

Annamarie Goosen, LIASA Office Manager, will be presenting a webinar and explain what it means, and what the implications of it will be for LIASA and for you personally.

Target audience: All librarians.

The details for the webinar on 18 June:

Date: 18 June 2015
Time: 10:00 – 11:00
Venue: http://webinarliasa.org.za/
Presenter: Annamarie Goosen


LIASA members please register by 17 June – click here and follow the online registration wizard to complete the online form. Please use the Username and Password created the first time you have logged in to LIASA Events. If never, please follow the instructions below.


  1. If this is the first time you will be working on the LIASA Events system, you will be prompted to create a personal profile (only created once – you will never be required to create one again as long as your profile is not deleted).
  2. You will be prompted to enter a CAPTCHA code (for security purposes). Please type the exact characters displayed. The system will display an error message at the top if entered incorrectly, after which you will be given more tries until correct. Thanks for your patience.
  3. Once a profile has been created, all future registrations will be very simple. Please remember your username and password for future events presented via LIASA Events. All future events will be organised through this system, which is important for proper governance. Thank you.

Instructions for the webinar – click here for a brief video clip on using LIASA Webinar (Big Blue Button).

We want this process to be as easy and simple possible. Please do not hesitate to contact us regarding any problems you experience during the registration process, and also regarding the webinar testing process.

Looking forward to participation by all LIASA members!