According to the Sri Lanka Library Association (Incorporation) (Amendment) Act No. 7 of 2004, the Membership consist of corporate members and non corporate members. The Corporate members consist of Fellows and Associates who shall have voting rights ; The non corporate members (persons not eligible to be corporate members) shall have no voting right.
Criterion of the SLLA Associateship
Those who have completed the Diploma in LIS or an equivalent professional course or any higher academic course on LIS is eligible to apply for Non Corporate membershp. Non coperate members with work experience are eligible to apply for the Associateship of the Sri Lanka Library Association as a full-fledged professional and would be eligible to become a Chartered Librarian.
Download Associateship Application Form (MS Word)