Join NSLA

Celebrate the world of information with NSLA!

For a viable and strong Nova Scotia Library Association, please join as an active member.

What you gain by being an NSLA member:

  • ACCESS

    • to funding through the NSLA Professional Support & Development Fund, a grant program created to assist members with their professional development and collaborative projects

    • to the Partnership Job Board. Receive email notification of job postings.

    • to the latest information about the issues concerning libraries in Nova Scotia

  • SAVINGS

    • on joint membership with APLA

    • on registration for the annual NSLA conference

    • on fees for the Education Institute’s webinars and other training

  • PARTICIPATION – You’ll have full voting privileges

  • CONNECTION By providing your email you will be connected with other members through NSLA’s email discussion list

  • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES like NSLA’s annual workshop series


Personal Membership: $25.00 CAD

Institutional Membership $50.00 CAD

Joint NSLA/APLA Professional Membership $65.00 CAD

Joint NSLA/APLA Support Staff Membership $35.00 CAD

Retired Membership $20.00 CAD


Are you a student?

NSLA offers FREE memberships for students currently enrolled in a recognized library or information studies post-secondary program and who are not employed on a full-time basis.

If you would like to be a member of NSLA please send an email to our Membership Convenor.

You have two ways to submit your NSLA membership application or renewal:

Option 1: Email the application form and pay by etransfer.

  • Email the application form to: membership@nsla.ns.ca

  • Pay via etransfer to: treasurer@nsla.ns.ca

Option 2: Print and mail the application form (PDF).

Send the application and payment to:

Nova Scotia Library Association

c/o Nova Scotia Provincial Library

6016 University Ave., 5th floor

Halifax, NS B3H 1W4

Please make cheques payable to Nova Scotia Library Association.