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Reserve a place for 2016 Weekend Course

Full details for the SLA 2016 Weekend Course are now available

Renewal Invoices 2016 - Urgent information

A small number of schools have been issued with two renewal invoices via email.  Please accept our sincere apologies for this inconvenience - a glitch resulting from the installation of our new database.  Please do inform the office on info[at]sla.org.uk if this has happened to your school and we will respond with details as to which invoice is the correct one to pay. 

Tricia Adams, Director

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2016

Job Vacancies

Downside School, Bath -Library Assistant, Part-Time/Term Time Only

Apr
28
2016

Job Vacancies

King's School, Bruton, Somerset - Librarian

Apr
25
2016

Job Vacancies

King Edward VI High School for Girls, Birmingham - School Librarian (maternity cover)

Apr
22
2016

Job Vacancies

HABERDASHERS ASKES SCHOOL - SENIOR LIBRARIAN

Apr
21
2016

Information Book Award 2016

Shortlist Titles 2016

Apr
21
2016

Information Book Award

Shortlist 2016