Sample SLA Yearly Update Report


Yearly Update Report, FY 201-

Special Libraries Association
Student Chapter
University of South Florida

[NAME], Chapter President
[NAME], Chapter Vice President
[NAME], Chapter Finance Officer
[NAME], Chapter Communications

Members as of [DATE]: [NUMBER OF MEMBERS]

Activities for Spring 201-:


  • Book Sale Fundraiser
    • USF School of Library and Information Science Student Organizations

  • Networking and Career Guidance
    • A student seminar on careers and networking after graduation. The attending librarians were from local academic, public, and special libraries.
  • Graduation and Alumni Social


Activities for Fall 201-

  • Quarterly Meeting of Suncoast Information Specialists
    • Members attended this meeting of the SIS, a local organization of librarians and information specialists, who meet quarterly to foster communication and networking among those working in the area in information science. The seminar was sponsored by Betsy King, a special librarian at a local engineering firm.
  • Database Usage and Availability
    • Seminar provided by librarians in the USF Tampa campus on the available database resources in the library catalog. This seminar is primarily for students new to the program who are not familiar with the resources available, but all students are encouraged to attend.
  • Book Sale Fundraiser
    • USF School of Library and Information Science Student Organizations

Activities for Spring 201-

  • Database Training (planned)
    • A student in the SLIS program, who was an IT specialist in her former career, will present a seminar on database management, types of database management systems and data warehousing.
  • Leadership Seminar (planned)
    • This will be a four-part series presented by a member of the SLIS faculty and several of his colleagues who are in library leadership positions.
  • Database Usage and Availability (planned)
    • Seminar provided by librarians in the USF Tampa campus on the available database resources in the library catalog. This seminar is primarily for students new to the program who are not familiar with the resources available, but all students are encouraged to attend.
  • Book Sale Fundraiser (planned)
    • USF School of Library and Information Science Student Organizations
  • Graduation and Alumni Social (planned)
    • For Summer 2006 the USF School of Library and Information Science Student Organizations are planning to sponsor a trip to the ALA Conference in New Orleans. At the conclusion of a polling period we will either contribute to a group transportation charter, a stipend for lodging, or assistance with registration.

Respectfully,
[PRESIDENTS NAME]