Special Libraries Association (SLA) is an international professional association for library and information professionals working in business, government, law, finance, non-profit, and academic organizations and institutions.
The Special Libraries Association (SLA) was founded in 1909 in the state of New York and is now the international association representing the interests of thousands of information professionals in over eighty countries worldwide.
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The 2011 SLA conference in Philadelphia provided me with the tremendous opportunity of becoming "future ready" by exchanging ideas and connecting with thousands of information professionals.
I learned many things from the lectures at the conference. Below are the highlights of some of the lectures I attended.