ISLA is the Illawarra School Libraries Association. We are an association open to all persons interested in school librarianship

ISLA is an association open to all persons interested in school librarianship. We are based in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia.

The Illawarra School Libraries Association aims to:
• Promote library services in schools
• Provide opportunities for teacher librarians to meet and exchange views
• Promote training and professional standards in teacher librarianship

The Association caters for current and past teacher librarians in both state and private schools, by providing professional and social opportunities for its members.

​The ISLA Constitution may be downloaded below:

2022 Executive

  • President: Kylie Dufty, Waniora PS
  • Vice President: Jacqui Birchall, Balgownie PS
  • Treasurer: Desiree Wellins, Keira HS
  • Secretary: Donna Thompson Woonona East PS

Committee Positions

  • High School Rep: Daniel Jones, Smith’s Hill HS
  • Primary School Rep: Sue Denny Farmborough Road PS
  • ​Library Assistant Rep: Linda Rigby, Smiths Hill HS

Committee Minutes for Meetings / AGM Minutes / Presidents Report for 2021 can all be found by clicking here for access via a Google Drive Folder.