SLA membership provides great networking and career development opportunities at the local (chapter), division (topic oriented) and national levels. We’ve highlighted here just a few of the many diverse resources and events which are available to you as a member of SLA. For complete information visit: www.sla.org
SLA Annual Conference – This summer conference spans 4 days and offers thought-provoking and innovative sessions and programs which are designed to enhance your career as an information professional; expand your knowledge base; and keep you abreast of cutting edge technologies . Past keynote speakers: Gwen Ifill, Al Gore, Thomas Friedman.
SLA Innovation Laboratory - A place to learn and discover the newest emerging technologies. The 23 Things self-paced learning module is a great place to start your discoveries, one step at a time.
Click University – Professional development resources galore! Enhance your skills and expand your professional opportunities by enrolling in one of several certificate programs on topics such as Copyright Management or Competitive Intelligence or Knowledge Management. Find out what CE courses are starting soon. Try out 23 Things. Explore!
Special Libraries Association LinkedIn Group – sign in with your personal LinkedIn account info, then click on the “Join Now” button to join your peers.
Information Science Conferences – a comprehensive listing of upcoming conferences and events around the world.
SLA Chapters, Divisions & Caucuses – Want to know what divisions or caucuses are available and what their focus is? For example, Division of Science and Technology or Academic or Business and Finance. Or perhaps you’re relocating and want to know if there’s a SLA Chapter in your new city.
SLA Discussion Lists - join in the discussion – stay in the know – subscribe to the local San Diego Chapter list or to Division lists here.