As the School Library Association we support everyone involved in school libraries: Heads, Governors, School Library Staff or Volunteer - we will work with you to provide the best educational experience for your pupils. 

We will make recruiting, training and retaining your school library staff as easy as possible, with template job descriptions, interview schedules and questions ready to go. 

Our services are in demand, and we want to support everyone who needs it. Help us reach more pupils and schools to improve reading, wellbeing and much more.

Upcoming Events

Feb 28 2024 3:30PM

Literary Lifelines: Using Books to Craft Resilient Futures

Free to Members! Find out about ‘Learning to Live with Fog Monsters’ -  a resource based on research conducted at the University of the West of England

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Literary Lifelines: Using Books to Craft Resilient Futures

Feb 28 2024 3:30PM

Free to Members! Find out about ‘Learning to Live with Fog Monsters’ -  a resource based on research conducted at the University of the West of England

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Feb 28 2024 3:30PM

Literary Lifelines: Using Books to Craft Resilient Futures

Free to Members! Find out about ‘Learning to Live with Fog Monsters’ -  a resource based on research conducted at the University of the West of England

Mar 13 2024 10:00AM

SLA Yorks/Humber: Public & School Libraries Working Together

Members in Yorkshire/Humberside are invited to explore the potential collaborations and connections between school and public library services.

13/03/2024 10:00:0013/03/2024 12:00:00SLA Yorks/Humber: Public & School Libraries Working Together

SLA Yorks/Humber: Public & School Libraries Working Together

Mar 13 2024 10:00AM

Members in Yorkshire/Humberside are invited to explore the potential collaborations and connections between school and public library services.

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Mar 13 2024 10:00AM

SLA Yorks/Humber: Public & School Libraries Working Together

Members in Yorkshire/Humberside are invited to explore the potential collaborations and connections between school and public library services.

Mar 13 2024 3:30PM

How to Address Difficult News with Your Students

Webinar in partnership with The Day. Free for SLA & The Day members / £15 non-members

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How to Address Difficult News with Your Students

Mar 13 2024 3:30PM

Webinar in partnership with The Day. Free for SLA & The Day members / £15 non-members

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Mar 13 2024 3:30PM

How to Address Difficult News with Your Students

Webinar in partnership with The Day. Free for SLA & The Day members / £15 non-members

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