ZimLA President appeals for membership

Lantern Fusire

Zimbabwe Library Association President Mr Lantern Fusire.

Zimbabwe Library Association (ZimLA) President, Mr Larntern Fusire has openly invited interested people working and studying in the fields of Library and information science (LIS) to join the association for its growth. According to his message on the association Facebook page, Mr Fusire said, “I would like to take this opportunity to invite all LIS professionals to join The Zimbabwe Library Association.”

ZimLA membership is open to Library and information professionals in libraries, Archives, Records centers, Museums, Library and Records Management students, Library and Records Lecturers, Interested persons and groups. The current ZimLA Constitution Article 6 stipulates that, “Membership shall be open to all persons or institutions engaged in library, documentation, information, records and archival work and subscribe to The Association's Constitution.”  

The President highlighted that details of membership can be obtain from the Branch Chairpersons and Branch Treasurers respective constituencies who will be able to receipt your payments immediately. In addition, membership information is also available from the ZimLA website http://www.zimla.org.zw/node/9 .

Mr Fusire appealed to interested individuals to take advantage of being the early bird so as to be included on a number of benefits including reduced 49th Zimla Conference registration package. Other benefits are listed on the website include access to ZimLA Newsletter, networking opportunities, and training opportunities.