International Association of School Librarianship (IASL)
Association internationale des bibliothécaires scolaires
Founded 1971, following international conferences: 1967, Vancouver BC (Canada); 1968, Dublin (Ireland); 1970, Sydney (Australia), and in succession to an ad hoc committee of WCOTP. By-Laws adopted Jul 1971, Kingston (Jamaica); new constitutions adopted 2013. Previously also referred to in French as Association internationale de bibliothéconomie scolaire (AIBS).
Provide an international forum for those interested in promoting effective school library media programmes as viable instruments in the educational process; provide guidance and advice for development of school library programs and the school library profession.
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