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ZimLA 48th Conference and AGM, Vic Falls June 23 – 26, 2014

28 May 2014

The theme of the conference is ‘Working smarter and adding value: Library services in a new paradigm’. Sub-Themes Innovation in library services  Information literacy and lifelong learning  In different types of… read more

Dialogue: perceptions of public libraries in Zimbabwe

17 Jan 2013

The Zimbabwe Library Association (ZimLA) is stepping up efforts to revitalize the public library sector in Zimbabwe through a stakeholder’s sensitization dialogue on public libraries slated for the 27th of… read more

ISLM Branch reports

05 Dec 2012

The month of October marked the International School Library Month that was celebrated across Zimbabwe through the initiatives of ZimLA Branches located in the major provinces. The major thrust was to… read more

ZimLa 47th conference call for papers (pdf)

20 Nov 2012

Colleagues, Attached is ZimLA 47th Conference Call for Papers, with the theme “Informing Zimbabwe, Developing Zimbabwe: Libraries Powering Development” to be held in Mutare on June 24th – 28th, 2013. KINDLY… read more

October is International School Library Month

01 Oct 2012

October is International School Library Month (ISLM) celebrated across the world to celebrate the significance of the school library and school librarians in the learning environment. The theme for this… read more

The Zimbabwe Library Association (ZimLA) is the professional association of the nation’s librarians. Please join us in working with the Ministry of Education on a policy of “One School, One Library, One Librarian”.

The mission of ZimLA News is to keep Zimbabwe Librarians informed and also make international librarians aware that we continue our work despite the turbulent state of the economy. The current editor is Hosea Tokwe at Midlands State University:

Please send contributions to him at: hoseatokwe@yahoo.co.uk or hoseat35@gmail.com

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