This section tells you a little about the Special Libraries Association News Division, such as the objectives of the News Division, the officers, information on joining the NewsLib mailing list, News Division awards and winners, and the benefits of joining SLA.
The News Division is the section of the Special Libraries Association that focuses on librarians and libraries dealing with news media in such settings as newspapers, magazines, broadcast organizations, and nontraditional news settings. To join the News Division, add it as a division to your SLA membership. For more information about special libraries in general, please visit the Special Libraries Association Web site.
News Division Objectives
The objectives of the News Division shall be those of the Special Libraries Association as they pertain to news media libraries: to encourage and promote the utilization of knowledge through the collection, organization, and dissemination of information to its members; to develop usefulness and efficiency of news media libraries; to publish and stimulate research; to promote high professional standards; and to facilitate communication and cooperation among its members and with organizations that have similar allied interests.
Direct link to the NewsLib Discussion List (You may need to login to gain access to the list.)
News Division Membership Directory (Access is restricted to members.)
Special Libraries Association Membership Directory (Access is restricted to SLA members.)
Last Update: 04/03/2012