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LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE (LIS) ASSOCIATIONS WORLDWIDE

November 29, 2016

 

LIS Associations Worldwide

  1. Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda Library association

  1. Argentina

Argentinian Library Association

  1. Austria

Austrian Association of Librarians

Austrian Library Association

  1. Australia

Australian and New Zealand Theological Library Association

Australian Library and Information Association

Australian School Library Association

Australian School Library Association (NSW)

Council of Australian University Librarians

Public Libraries Australia

  1. Bangladesh

Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists and Documentalists (BALID)

Library Association of Bangladesh

  1. Barbados

Library Association of Barbados (LAB)

  1. Belarus

Belarusian Library Association

  1. Belgium

Belgian Association for Documentation

  1. Bermuda

Library Association of Bermuda (LAB)

  1. Brazil

Brazilian Federation of Librarians Associations, Information Scientists and Institutions

  1. Botswana

Botswana Library Association

  1. Brunei

Brunei Darussalam Library Association

  1. Bulgaria

Bulgarian Library Association

  1. Cambodia

Cambodian Librarians and Documentalists Association

  1. Columbia

District of Columbia Library Association

  1. Canada

Alberta Association of Academic Libraries

Alberta Association of Library Technicians (AALT)

Alberta Library Trustees’ Association

Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives

Association of Parliamentary Libraries in Canada

Association pour l’avancement des sciences et des techniques de la documentation

Association of Professional Librarians of New Brunswick

Bibliographical Society of Canada

British Columbia Library Association (BCLA)

British Columbia Library Trustees Association

British Columbia Teacher-Librarians’ Association (BCTLA)

Library Association of Alberta

Calgary Law Library Group (CLLG)

Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS-ACSI)

Canadian Association for School Libraries

Canadian Association for the Study of Book Culture

Canadian Association of Law Libraries (CALL)

Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (CAML)

Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL)

Canadian Association of Research Libraries / Association des bibliothèques de recherche du Canada

Canadian Association of Special Libraries and Information Services

Canadian Health Libraries Association

Canadian Library Association

Association professionnelle des techniciennes et techniciens en documentation du Québec (APTDQ)

Manitoba Association of Health Information Providers

Manitoba Libraries Association

Manitoba Association of Library Technicians (MALT)

Man­i­toba School Library Asso­ci­a­tion (MSLA)

Montreal Association of Law Libraries (MALL)

Newfoundland and Labrador Health Libraries Association

Saskatchewan School Library Association

Saskatchewan Library Association (SLA)

Southern Alberta Health Libraries Association

Southwestern Ontario Health Libraries Information Network (SOHLIN)

Toronto Association of Law Libraries

Toronto Health Libraries Association (THLA)

Vancouver Association of Law Libraries (VALL)

  1. Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands Information Professionals (CIIP)

  1. China

China Society for Library Science

Hong Kong Library Association China

Library Association of China

Library Association of the Republic of China

Macau Library and Information Management Association

Middle East Librarians Association

  1. Cyprus

Cyprus Association of Librarians – Information Scientists (CALIS)

  1. Czech Republic

Association of Libraries of Czech Universities

Association of Library and Information Professionals of the Czech Republic

  1. Denmark

Dutch Association of School Librarians (BMO)

Dutch Association of University Libraries, the Royal Library and the Library of the Royal Dutch Dutch National Association of Public Libraries

Danish Union of Librarians

The Danish Library Association (DLA)

  1. El Salvador

Librarian Association of El Salvador

  1. Estonia

Estonian Librarians Association

  1. Fiji

Fiji Library Association

  1. Finland

Finnish Library Association

Finnish Music Library Association

Finland’s Swedish Library Association

Finnish Research Library Association

The Finnish School Library Association

  1. France

Association of French Librarians

Association of European Research Libraries (LIBER, French: Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche)

Association of information and documentation professionals,(French)

  1. Georgia

Georgian Association of Information Specialists

Georgian Library Association

  1. Germany

Federation Union of German Library and Information Associations

German Library Association

The Association of German Librarians

  1. Ghana

Ghana Library Association

  1. Greek

Association of Greek Librarians & Information Scientists

  1. Guatemala

Asociación Bibliotecológica de Guatemala

Comité de Cooperación entre Bibliotecas Universitarias de Guatemala

  1. Hong Kong

Hong Kong Library Association

  1. Hungary

Association of Hungarian Librarians

  1. Iceland

Icelandic Library and Information Science Association

  1. India
  2. Name of Association: Academic Library Association of Goa (ALAG)

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: ALAG Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address:

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://alaggoa.weebly.com/

  1. 2. Name of Association: Academy of Library Science and Documentation (ALSD)

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana

1st President:

Current President: Mr. Ravindra Chary A

Started on date: 1965

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. Srikanth Reddy Gen. Secretary Email: alsdhyd65@gmail.com

Address : Hyderabad, Telangana

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://alsdhyd.blogspot.in/

  1. 3. Name of Association: All Bengal School Librarians Association (ABSLA)

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 7 January 1990

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: http://www.absla.org/

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mr. Subrata Das General Secretary(ABSLA), E-mail: subratadas@absla.org, ds_subrata.92@rediffmail.com  Mob: +91 9434229488

Address : Kolkata

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.absla.org/

  1. 4. Name of Association: All Karnataka Engineering College Library Professionals Association (AKELPA)

Location: Bangalore Karnataka

1st President: Sri N. Choudappa

Current President: Sri N. Choudappa

Started on date: 18th July 2009

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 250 Engineering College Librarians

Contact Info: Sri K. R. Mulla,  General Secretary, Email: krmulla@gmail.com

Address : Bangalore Karnataka

Presence on Social Media: Linkedin

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://krmulla.blogspot.in/2009/07/all-karnataka-engineering-college.html

  1. 5. Name of Association: Andhra Pradesh Library Association (APLA)

Location: Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh

1st President: Mocharla Ramachandra Rao

Current President: K. C. Kalkura

Started on date: 10th April 1914

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: APLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 552

Contact Info: Dr ravi Sarada, General Secretary, Mob: +918662472313, +919393477313. Email: apla1914@gmail.com

Address: Andhra Pradesh Library Association, H.No. 40-1-69, Sri Sarvottama Bhavanam, Patamata, Vijayawada – 520010

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:Granthalaya Sarvawamu

URL: http://apla.tecra.com/

  1. 6. Name of Association: Assam College Librarians’ Association (ACLA)

Location: Guwahati, Assam

1st President:

Current President: Prof. Narendra Lahkar

Started on date: 1973

Membership Fee: 500 and 300

Link to Membership Form: ACLA Membership Form, ACLA Membership Form, ACLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 188

Contact Info: Dr. Prasanta Kumar Deka, General Secretary, ACLA. Mob: +91 98640 40110 Email: dekapk@gmail.com,  aclaemail@gmail.com

Address : MNC Balika Mahavidyalaya, Nalbari, Assam PIN 781335.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: ACLA Annual Bulletin

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:http://www.acla.co.in/

  1. 7. Name of Association: Assam Library Association (ALA)

Location: Chandmari, Guwahati, Assam

1st President:

Current President: Prof. Alaka Buragohain

Started on date: 1938

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: ALA Membership Form

Number of Members: 66

Contact Info: Email: info@ala.net.in, Ph: 09864120982.

Address : Assam Library Association, Library, Assam Engineering Institute, Chandmari, Guwahati – 781003, Assam.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.ala.net.in/

  1. 8. Name of Association: Assam University Library and Information Science Alumni Association

Location: Assam University, Silchar

1st President: Mr. Nilratan Bhattacharjee

Current President: Mr. Nilratan Bhattacharjee

Started on date: 12th August 2014

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: AULISAA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Chanda Paul, Secretary, AULISAA, Email: chandap62@gmail.com

Address : Department of Library and Information Science, Assam University,

Silchar – 788011, Assam, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.aulisaa.in/

  1. 9. Name of Association: Bengal Library Association

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President: Rabindranath Tagore

Current President:

Started on date: 1925

Membership Fee: 800 Rupees Life Members

Link to Membership Form: BLACAL Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: (033) 65332102, Mob; +91 9432298746, Email: blacal.org@gmail.com

Address : Bengal Library Association P-134, C.I.T Scheme-52, Kolkata – 700014, West Bengal

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: Granthagar

URL: http://www.blacal.org/

  1. 10. Name of Association: Bombay Science Librarian’s Association (BOSLA)

Location: Mumbai Maharashtra

1st President:

Current President: Dr. B. S. Kademani

Started on date: October 1970

Membership Fee: 1000  Rupees Life Membership

Link to Membership: BOSLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 415

Contact Info: Dr. R. Prabhakaran General Secretary, Ph: 022-22782585,

Email: praba@tifr.res.in

Address : Mumbai

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter: BOSLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://bosla2013.wix.com/bosla

  1. 11. Name of Association: Central Government Library Association

Location: Dehradun UttaraKhand

1st President:

Current President: Dr. A. K. Sumanlndira

Started on date:

Membership Fee: CGLA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: CGLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Shri Ram Niwaslndian General Secretary, Mob: 07669232577,

Ph: 0135-2771756, Email: ramnruhela@gmail.com

Address : Dehradun UttaraKhand

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://cgla.org.in/

  1. 12. Name of Association: Chhattisgarh Information and Library Association (CG-ILA)

Location: Korba, Chhattisgarh

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mob: +918109316595

Address : Address : H,No. 23, Indira Nagar New Bus Stand, Pali, District- Korba, Chhattisgarh – 495220

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://chhattisgarhila.blogspot.in/

  1. 13. Name of Association: Delhi Library Association (DLA)

Location:  New Delhi

1st President: John P Sargent

Current President: Prof. C P Vashishth

Started on date: 10th March 1939

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: DLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91-011-25774507  Email: dla_39@yahoo.co.in

Address : Ranganathan Bhavan, ‘C’ Block, Community Centre, Naraina Vihar,

New Delhi – 110028 India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: Library Herald

URL: http://www.dlaindia.in/

  1. 14. Name of Association: Goa College Librarian’s Association (GOACLA)

Location: Ponda, Goa

1st President:

Current President: Mrs. Nirmala Parab

Started on date: 9th July 2016

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: GOACLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mrs. Manasi Rege Secretary, Email: manasi.rege@vvm.edu.in

Mob: +919763816278

Address : GVM’s Dr. Dada Vaidya College of Education Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa – 403401.

Presence on Social Media: WhatsApp, YouTube, Facebook

Link to Newsletter: GOACLA Newsletters

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.goacla.org/

  1. 15. Name of Association: Gujarat Granthalaya Seva Sangh (GGSS)

Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1971

Membership Fee: 1000, 1500,

Link to Membership Form: GGSS Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph.No 27552121, Mob: +919824521248 Email: pcshah05@gmail.com

Address : 4-A, Laxminarayan Society, Near Shantinagar Society Usmanpura, Ashram Road Ahmedabad – 380013

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://gujgss.blogspot.in/

  1. 16. Name of Association: Gujarat Library Association

Location:  V V Nagar Ahmedabad Gujarat

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:1995

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: GLA Membership Form,  Google Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. U.A.Patel Librarian, SVIT, Vasad – 388306, Ta- Di- Anand, Gujarat,

Mob: +91-9879099334, Email: umesh181264@yahoo.co.in

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Facebook, Facebook, Facebook, Facebook, Facebook

Link to Newsletter: AVKASH

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: https://glavvn.wordpress.com/

  1. 17. Name of Association: Gujarat Library and Information Science Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://glisag.blogspot.in/p/work-for-glisa.html

  1. Name of Association: Haryana Library Association (HLA)

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1966

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:http://libharyana.tripod.com/

  1. 19. Name of Association: Himachal Pradesh Librarian’s Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President: S K Sood

Started on date: 1971

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 12

Contact Info: Mahesh Sood, Email: mahesh_sood@yahoo.com

Address :Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://himlib.webs.com/

  1. 20. Name of Association: Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centers (IASLIC)

Location: Kolkata West Bengal

1st President: Dr. S. L. Hora

Current President: Dr. Barun Mukherjee

Started on date: September 3rd 1955

Membership Fee: IASLIC Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: IASLIC Membership Form, IASLIC Membership Form

Number of Members: 2927

Contact Info: Ph: +913323629651, Email: iaslic@vsnl.net

Address : P-291, CIT Scheme No 6M, Kankurgachi, Kolkata – 700054 West Bengal, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: IASLIC Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing: IASLIC Bulletin

URL: http://www.iaslic1955.org.in/

  1. 21. Name of Association:Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS)

Location: Patiala Punjab

1st President: Dr. D. B. Krishna Rao

Current President: Prof. Jagtar Singh

Started on date: 1969

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: IATLIS Membership Form

Number of Members: 500

Contact Info: Email: iatlis.patiala@gmail.com

Address: C/o Department of Library and Information Science Punjab University,

Patiala – 147002

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: IATLIS Journal of Library Education and Research (IJLER)

URL: https://sites.google.com/site/iatlishome/

  1. 22. Name of Association: Indian Library Association (ILA)

Location: New Delhi

1st President: Dr M O Thomas

Current President: Prof. Shabahat Husain

Started on date: 1933

Membership Fee: ILA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: ILA Membership Form

Number of Members: 7000

Contact Info: Dr. Pardeep Rai,  General Secretary, Email: ila@ilaindia.net, ask@ilaindia.net, jila@ilaindia.net. Ph: +91-11-27651743, Mob: +919899359373

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: ILA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing: Journal of Indian Library Association

URL: http://www.ilaindia.net/

  1. 23. Name of Association: Indian Library Professionals Association

Location: New delhi

1st President:

Current President: Dr. M. Natarajan

Started on date: 2010

Membership Fee: 197

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mr. Salek Chand General Secretary Email: info@lpaindia.in

Address : M25, First Floor 103, Lado Sarai Village, New Delhi – 110030

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: http://www.lpaindia.in/Publication.php

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.lpaindia.in/

  1. 24. Name of Association: Indian School Library Association (ISLA)

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: ISLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Madhu Bhargava Dean of Libraries-G.D. Goenka World School Director International Schools- IASL RSCAO-IFLA (UN) Committee member- IBAP-LIS School Ambassador- British Council Mob: +91 9953972199

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://isla.org.in/

  1. 25. Name of Association: Indian Theological Library Association (ITLA)

Location: Bangalore Karnataka

1st President:

Current President: Mr. Chacko Chacko

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: ITLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91+80+28465235/649 Extn: 225 (Off), Fax: 00+91+80+28465412

Email: itla_in@yahoo.com

Address : SAIACS Kothanur Post, Bangalore – 560077 India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.oocities.org/itla_in/home.html

  1. 26. Name of Association: Jammu and Kashmir Library Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1966

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 702

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:

  1. 27. Name of Association: Jharkhand Information & Library Association (JILA)

Location: Ranchi, Jharkhand

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 12th April 2007

Membership Fee: 500, 1500, 2000

Link to Membership Form: JILA Membership Form

Number of Members: 7925

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: JILA Journal

URL: http://www.jilaranchi.org.in/

  1. 28. Name of Association: Karnataka State College Librarians Association (KSCLA)

Location: Bangalore Karnataka

1st President: Prof. T. S. Rubin

Current President: Dr. U. S. Vijayraj Kumar

Started on date: 1979

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership: KSCLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address : C/o. Central College, Bangalore – 560 001, Karnataka, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.karcollegelibrarians.net/

  1. 29. Name of Association: Karnataka State Library Association (KALA)

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President: Dr. P. Y. Rajendrakumar

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: KALA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. I. H. Jahagirdar General Secretary Email: jagirih@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://kalaonline.com/

  1. 30. Name of Association: Karnatak University Library and Information Science Association (KULISA)

Location: Dharwad, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: 0836-2215260

Address : Dept. of Library and Information Science, Karnatak University, Pavate Nagar, Dharwad – 580003

Presence on Social Media: Google+, Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:

  1. 31. Name of Association: Kendriya Vidyalaya Librarians Network

Location: Kerala

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: S.L.Faisal (Group Administrator), Librarian, Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 004, Kerala, India, Mob: +919447699724

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Twitter

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://kvlibrarians.grou.ps/home

  1. 32. Name of Association: Kerala Library Association (KLA)

Location: Thiruvananthapuram Kerala

1st President: Prof. K.A. Issac

Current President: Dr. K.P. Vijayakumar

Started on date: 13-11-1972

Membership Fee: KLA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: KLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Email: kla.org@gmail.com

Address : Room No. 36, II Floor, Kairalie Plaza Annexe, Karamana – Killippalam NH, Karamana P.O., Thiruvananthapuram – 695 002, Kerala, India.

Presence on Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, KLA Web Blog, Flickr

Link to Newsletter: KLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.keralalibraryassociation.org/

  1. 33. Name of Association: Library and Information Science Professionals of Punjab (LISPP)

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://lispp.blogspot.com/

  1. 34. Name of Association: Library & Information Science Promotion Society India (LISPS)

Location: Kalpakkam Tamil Nadu

1st President:

Current President: Shri. Prabhat Kumar

Started on date: 8th August 2007

Membership Fee: LISPS Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: LISPS Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91 44 27480500 Extn. 84917 Email: lisps.india@gmail.com

Address : Door No. 5, Sadras East, DAE Township, Kalpakkam – 603102, Tamil Nadu, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.lisps.org.in

  1. 35. Name of Association: Madras Library Association

Location: Chennai Tamil Nadu

1st President:

Current President: Dr. K. Nithyanandam

Started on date: 31st January 1928

Membership Fee: MALA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: MALA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. K. Sangeetha Secretary, +919952031599, Email: sokasang@rediff.com

Address : Ground Floor, LLA Building, 737 Anna Salai, Chennai – 600002, Tamil Nadu, India. Email: madraslibraryassociation@gmail.com

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter: MALA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://mala.managedbiz.com/

  1. 36. Name of Association: Maharashtra University and College Librarians Association (MUCLA)

Location: Jalgaon, Maharashtra

1st President:

Current President: Dr.Mohan R.Kherde

Started on date: 1998

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: MUCLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 104

Contact Info: Mob: 09422279041 and Email; mucla2013@gmail.com

Address : “Runaubandha” 35 Shastri Nagar, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India – 425002, Mumbai, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://mucla.in/

  1. 37. Name of Association: Management Libraries Network (MANLIBNET)

Location: Ahmedabad Gujarat

1st President: Shri Ashok Jambhekar

Current President: Ms. Jyoti A Bhatt

Started on date: 1998

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: MANLIBNET Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. Akhtar Parvez General Secretary Mob: +917389906902

Email: akhtaronline@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter

Link to Newsletter: MANLIBNET Review

Link to Journal Publishing: Journal of Library Management

URL: http://www.manlibnet.in/

  1. 38. Name of Association: Manipur Library Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President: Mr. N. Inaocha Singh

Started on date: 24th May 1987

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://manipurlibraryassociation.blogspot.in/

  1. 39. Name of Association: Medical Library Association of India

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. Raj Kumar Secretary Medical Library Association of India K-43, Kailash Colony, New Delhi – 110048

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: https://sites.google.com/site/mlaiannual/

  1. 40. Name of Association: Mysore Librarians and Information Scientists Association (MyLISA)

Location: Mysore, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President: Prof. M. Chandrashekara

Started on date: 26th May 2001

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: MyLISA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. N.S. Harinarayana, The Secretary, MyLISA. Secretariat, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysore – 570 006 Ph: 0821 – 2419393, Mob: 9741533380 Email: mylisamysore@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: MyLISA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://mylisamysore.weebly.com/

  1. 41. Name of Association: Mysore Library Network (MYLIBNET)

Location: Mysore, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1995

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://itt.nissat.tripod.com/itt0201/mylibnet.htm

  1. 42. Name of Association: Punjab Library Association (PLA)

Location: Patiala Punjab

1st President: Dr. A.C. Woolner

Current President: Dr. Iqbal Singh Brar

Started on date: 1916

Membership Fee: PLA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: PLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. Khushpreet Singh Brar General Secretary, Department of Library and Information Science Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehgarh Sahib

Mob: +919815303000 Email: khushpreet.singh@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter: PLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.punjabla.org/

  1. 43. Name of Association: Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation (RRRLF)

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President:

Current President: Shri Brij Kishore Sharma

Started on date: 1972

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: (033)2337-3463 & 64/2359-2583, Fax: 91(033)2337-3465,

Email: rrrlf-wb@nic.in

Address: Block-DD – 34 , Sector – I, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700 064, West Bengal, India.

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Flickr

Link to Newsletter: RRRLF Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://rrrlf.nic.in/

  1. 44. Name of Association: Society for Advancement of Library and Information Science (SALIS)

Location: Chennai Tamil Nadu

1st President: Dr.A.Hariharan

Current President: Dr.J.Dominic

Started on date: 6th April 2002

Membership Fee: SALIS Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: SALIS Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91-44-22522448, 43836177. Mob: +919841601903.

Email: salis_info@yahoo.com

Address : 32 (GF), 2nd Main Road, Sabari Nagar Extension, Mugalivakkam

Chennai – 600 125, Tamilnadu, India.

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, SALIS Web Blog

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: SALIS Journal of Library and Information Science, SALIS Journal of Information Management and Technology

URL: http://www.salis.in/

  1. 45. Name of Association: Society for Information Science (SIS)

Location: New Delhi

1st President:

Current President: Dr. Naresh Kumar

Started on date: 1976

Membership Fee: SIS Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: SIS Membership Form

Number of Members: 108

Contact Info: N K Wadhwa, General Secretary  Sr. Principal Scientist CSIR-National Physical Laboratory Dr KS Krishnan Marg New Delhi – 110012

Email: nkwadhwa@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: SIS Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.sis.org.in/

  1. 46. Name of Association: Tamil Nadu Women Library Professional

Location: Chennai Tamil Nadu

1st President:

Current President: Dr. K.Sangeetha

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: TNWLP Membership Form

Number of Members:27

Contact Info: Dr.Sumuki Padmanabhan Secretary Librarian, Chevalier T Thomas Elizabeth College 16, St Mary’s Road, Maryland, Sembium, Perambur, Chennai – 600 011

Ph : 044 – 2537 0029.  Email: psumuki@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://tnwomenlibrarians.webs.com/

  1. 47. Name of Association: Telangana Library Association (TSLA)

Location: Hyderabad Telangana

1st President: Laxman  Rao  Nagubandi

Current President: Laxman  Rao  Nagubandi

Started on date: 12th August 2014

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +919246547599,  +919000658390.

Email: telanganalibraryassociation@rediffmail.com

Address : A-194, Ravindra Nagar, Habsiguda Hyderabad, Telangana

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:

  1. Name of Association: Uttar Pradesh Library Association (UPLA)

Location: Lucknow University Lucknow Uttar Pradesh

1st President: Dr. Wali Mohammed

Current President:

Started on date: 1935

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 500, 700

Contact Info:

Address: Lucknow University,  Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://tagorelibrary.tripod.com/upla.htm

  1. 49. Name of Association: Young Librarians Association (YLA)

Location: Bhopal Madhya Pradesh

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 2008

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mob: +9198273 69345, Email: younglibass@gmail.com

Address : H. No. 86, Sami Manzil, Near Mosque, Haneef Colony, Berasia Road, Karond, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. – 462 038

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: Journal of the Young Librarians Association Annual Journal of YLA, Published since 2008.

URL:

  1. 50. Name of Association: West Bengal College Librarians’ Association (WBCLA)

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President:

Current President: Dr. Kabita Mukherjee

Started on date: 1962

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: WBCLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 53

Contact Info: Dr. Avijit Chakrabarti General Secretary  Mob: +919831462016,

Email: wbcla1962@gmail.com

Address : 44, Gouri Bari Lane, Kolkata – 700 004, West Bengal, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: WBCLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing: College Libraries

URL: http://www.wbcla.org.in/

Indian LIS Association not have web page

All India College Library Association(1966)

All India Public Library Association(1916)

All India Rural Library Association(1933)

Annamalai University Library and Information Science Alumni Association

Bihar Library Association(1936)

Chandigarh Librarians Association (CLA)

Gomantak Library Association(1961)

Government of India Library Association (GILA) (1933)

Indian Academic Libraries Association (IALA)(2007)

Madhya Bharat Library Association(1957)

Maharashtra Library Association(1921)

Mizoram Library Association(1987)

Meghalaya Library Association(1994)

Nagaland Library Association(1996)

Rajasthan Library Association(1962)

Samastha Kerala Pustakalaya Samiti(1931)

Tripura Library Association(1967)

Utkal Library Association(1944)

Uttarakhand Library Association(2000)

Other Indian Associations only in Social Media

All Bengal Library & Information Science Students Association- ABLISSA

Bihar Library Association(BLA)

DLISc Alumni Association, KU Kurukshetra

Gujarat State Academic Library Association(GSALA)

Haryana Library Association

Jharkhand Information & Library Association (JILA)

Kairali Association Public Library & Reading Room

Library Association of India(LAI)

Library Association of Nagaland(LAN)

Library and Information Science Association of Gujarat-  LISAG

Library Professionals of Tripura(LPT)

Madhya Pradesh Library Association (MPLA)

Odisha Library Association

Rajasthan Technical Library Association – RTLA

Ranganathan Library Association

School Librarian Association,Chhattisgarh

Telangana Library Professionals

Telangana Library Professionals Association(TLPA)

Telangana Media Library Association [TMLA]

  1. P. Library & Information Science Professionals Association (UPLISPA)

Uttarakhand Library Parsiksit association

Western UP Library Association

Youth Library Association of India

  1. Iran

Iranian Library and Information Science Association

Iranian Medical Library Association

The union of Iranian library and information science student associations (ADKA)

  1. Ireland

Library Association of Ireland

  1. Israel

Israeli Association of Librarians and Information Professionals

  1. Italy

Italian Library Association

  1. Jamaica

Association of Librarians in the Jamaica Library Service (ALJAS)

Library and Information Association of Jamaica (LIAJA)

Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries

Caribbean Association of Law Libraries (CARALL)

  1. Japan

Japan Association of Private University Libraries

Japan Library Association

Japan Medical Library Association

Japan School Library Association

Japan Special Libraries Association

  1. Jordan

Jordan Library & Information Association

  1. Kazakhstan

East-Kazakhstan Librarians’ Association Kazakhstan

  1. Kenya

Kenya Library Association – KLA

  1. Korea

Korean Library Association

  1. Latvia

Latvian Librarians Association

  1. Lebanon

Lebanese Library Association

  1. Libya

Libya Library Association

  1. Lithuania

Lithuanian Librarian’s Association

  1. Macau

Macao Library & Information Management Association

  1. Malaysia

Librarians Association of Malaysia

  1. Maldives

Maldives Library Association

  1. Malta

Malta Library and Information Association

  1. Mauritius

Library & Information Association Republic of Mauritius

Mauritius Library Association

  1. Mexico

Mexican Library Association

  1. Moldova

Asociaţia Bibliotecarilor din Republica Moldova (ABRM)

  1. Myanmar

Myanmar Library Association

  1. Namibia

Namibian Information Workers Association (NIWA)

  1. Nepal

Bhaktapur Library Association

Nepal Library Association

  1. Netherland

Netherlands Public Library Association

  1. New Zealand

Library and Information Association of New Zealand (LIANZA)

Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives

School Library Association of New Zealand Aotearoa

School Library Association of South Australia (SLASA)

School Library Association of Victoria

NSW Public Libraries Association

  1. Nigeria

Nigerian Library Association (NLA)

  1. Norway

Norwegian Association of Special Libraries

Norwegian Library Association

Norwegian Union of Librarians

  1. Pakistan

Pakistan Library Association

Pakistan Library Automation Group (PakLAG)

Pakistan Library Club

Pakistan Librarians Welfare Organization

University of Peshawar Library & Information Science Alumni Association – Pakistan

  1. Palau

Palau Association of Libraries

  1. Philippines

Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines

Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines

Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians

Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc.

Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.

  1. Poland

Polish Librarians Association

  1. Puerto Rico

Asociación de Bibliotecarios Escolares de Puerto Rico

Sociedad de Bibliotecarios de Puerto Rico (SBPR)

  1. Russia

Russian Library Association

  1. Romania

Romanian Library Association

  1. Samoa

Library Association of Samoa

  1. Serbia

Serbia Library Association

  1. Singapore

Library Association of Singapore

  1. Slovakia

Slovak Library Association

  1. Slovenia

Slovenian Library Association

  1. Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Library Association

  1. South Africa

Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa (Ahila)

Library and Information Association of South Africa (LIASA)

  1. Swaziland

Swaziland Library and Information Association

  1. Sweden

Swedish Library Association

  1. Tanzania

Tanzania Library Association

  1. Thailand

Thai Library Association

Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians

  1. Trinidad and Tobago

Library Association of Trinidad and Tobago (LATT)

  1. Turkey

Turkish Librarians Association – Turkey

University and Research Librarians Association – Turkey

  1. Uganda

Uganda Library and Information Association (ULIA)

  1. Ukraine

Ukrainian Library Association

  1. United Arab Emirates

UAE Federation Library

  1. United Kingdom (UK)

Academy of Science

Art Libraries Association

Association of Special Libraries and Information Bureaux (ASLIB)

British and Irish Association of Law Librarians

Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)

Consortium of European Research Libraries

Consortium of Research Libraries (CURL)

Croatian Library Association

European Association for Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL)

European Association of Aquatic Sciences Libraries and Information Centres (Euraslic)

European Association of Libraries and Information Services on Addictions (ELISAD)

European Association of Sinological Librarians (EASL)

European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations (EBLIDA)

Private Libraries Association(UK)

School Library Association (UK)

  1. United States Of America (USA)

Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO)

Alabama Library Association (ALLA)

Alabama School Library Association(ASLA)

Alaska Library Association

American Library Association(ALA)

American Association of Law Libraries(AALL)

American Association of School Librarians(AASL)

American Indian Library Association

American Theological Library Association(ATLA)

Arkansas Library Association(ArLA)

Art Libraries Society of North America(ARLIS/NA)

Arizona Library Association (AzLA)

Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association

Association of Architecture School Librarians

Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries

Association of College and Research Libraries(ACRL)

Association of Jewish Libraries

Association of Research Libraries(ARL)

Atlantic Provinces Library Association (APLA)

Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc

Border Regional Library Association(BRLA)

Cache Valley Library Association (CVLA)

California Academic & Research Libraries (CARL)

California Library Association

Catholic Library Association

Chinese American Librarians Association

Church and Synagogue Library Association

Colorado Association of Libraries (CAL)

Colorado Library Consortium(CLiC)

Connecticut Library Association

Council of Atlantic University Libraries

Evangelical Church Library Association

Foothills Library Association

Florida Library Association

Georgia Library Association

Georgia Library Media Association

Hawaii Library Association

Idaho Library Association

Illinois Library Association

Illinois School Library Media Association

Indiana Black Librarians Network

Indiana Chapter of Special Libraries Association

Indiana Health Sciences Librarians Association

Indiana Library Federation

Iowa Library Association

Kansas Library Association

Kentucky Library Association

Kentucky Public Library Association

Kentucky Association of School Librarians

Library Information Technology Association(LITA)

Los Angeles Chapter of Association for Information Science & Technology

Louisiana Library Association

Lubbock Area Library Association

Maine Association of School Libraries

Maine Library Association

Major Orchestra Librarians’ Association

Maryland Association of School Librarians

Maryland Library Association

Massachusetts Library Association (MLA)

Medical Library Association (MLA)

Metrolina Library Association

Metropolitan New York Library Council

Michigan Library Association

Minnesota Library Association

Mississippi Library Association

Missouri Association of School Librarians (MASL)

Missouri Library Association

Montana Library Association

Mountain Plains Library Association

Nebraska Library Association

Nevada Library Association

New England Library Association

Newfoundland and Labrador Library Association (NLLA)

New Hampshire Library Association

New Hampshire Library Trustees Association

New Hampshire School Library Media Association (NHSLMA)

New Jersey Library Association (NJLA)

New Mexico Library Association (NMLA)

New York Library Association

North American Serials Interest Group(NASIG)

Northern California Chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America

North Carolina Library Association (NCLA)

North Carolina Public Library Directors Association

North Carolina School Library Media Association

North Carolina Special Libraries Association

North Dakota Library Association

Ohio Educational Library Media Association

Ontario Library Association(OLA)

Ohio Library Council

Oklahoma Library Association

Oregon Library Association

Pacific Northwest Library Association

Patent and Trademark Depository Library Association

Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA)

Pennsylvania School Librarians Association (PSLA)

Polish American Librarians Association(PALA)

Public Library Association

Quebec Library Association

Rhode Island Library Association

Society of California Archivists

Southeastern Library Association

South Carolina Library Association (SCLA)

South Dakota Library Association (SDLA)

Substance Abuse Librarians & Information Specialists(SALIS)

Tennessee Association of School Librarians

Tennessee Library Association

Tenn-Share- A Tennessee Library Consortium

Texas Library Association

Theatre Library Association

United States Agricultural Information Network

Urban Libraries Council

USA Toy Library Association

Utah Educational Library Media Association

Utah Library Association

Utah Educational Library Media Association

Vermont Library Association (VLA)

Virginia Library Association

Washington Library Association (WLA)

West Virginia Library Association (WVLA)

Western Association of Map Libraries

Wisconsin Library Association

Wyoming Library Association

  1. Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan Library Association

  1. Vanuatu

Vanuatu Library Association

  1. Vietnam

Vietnamese Library Association

  1. Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Library Association ZIMLA

 

International LIS Associations

Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries (ACURIL)

Association of Christian Librarians

Commonwealth Library Association

Information for Social Change

International Association of Agricultural Information Specialists (IAALD)

International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centres(IASMSLIC)

International Association of Law Libraries (IALL)

International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres

International Association of School Librarianship

International Association of University Libraries

International Council on Archives

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)

International Organization for Standardization

Librarians for Fairness

Masonic Library and Museum Association

Progressive Librarians Guild

Special Libraries Association (SLA)

European Association of Middle East Librarians (MELCom International)

International Association of Music Libraries Archives and Documentation Centres

This information was compiled by Mr Satish Naikar. Any additions or deletions can be posted to satish.naikar1432@gmail.com

 

IndiaLibraries Facebook Group for LIS Associations is https://www.facebook.com/groups/LISAssociations/

 

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