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Brief History

Jordan Library and Information Association is a non-profit, voluntary professional Association, established on 23/12/1963. Its headquarters is in Amman, the capital city of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. It reports to the Jordanian Ministry of Culture, and is governed by the laws, by–laws, and regulations of the Ministry which govern all scientific and professional associations.

Objectives

As stated in Article 5 of its Fundamental By-Law, JLIA aims to fulfill the following objectives:

I. Unifying the efforts of those working in the field of libraries, and those interested in it, to develop and foster library and information services in Jordan, by all possible means, and especially:

a. To develop the management and services of libraries and information centers.

b. To develop the means and ways, and whatere leads to the advancement of the situation of personnel in the field of libraries and information, and to develop their qualifications.

c. To work and bestow all efforts to get the Government pass any necessary library legislations.

d. To encourage the establishment of all kinds of libraries, documentation, information centres and archives.

e. To encourage parties concerned to make available the means and efforts to develop libraries, etc.

f. To participate in developing studies and research in the field of library and information sciences.

g. To collect and publish library research papers and other publications that help in fulfilling the Association objectives.

h. To establish and develop JLIA special library .

II. Conducting training programmers for library personnel and develop their qualifications.

III. Cooperating with Arab, regional and international associations and federations to develop library services.