A Drawing Competition for School-level Students on the “Importance of School Library” was organized on 17th November, 2006. Scores of students brought to life their feelings,…
proud 25 year 's experience
The Nepalese Association of School Librarians (NASL) is a registered non-government, not for profit, social organization with the mission of “One School, One Library”. Founded in 1996 as an ad-hoc committee, it was registered in 1997 with the mission of encouraging library requirement in every school towards the betterment of quality education throughout Nepal.
My hearty greetings on behalf of NASL!
I have been working for this association since its initiation in 1995.
The association empowers school leaders to transform teaching and learning that reflect the core values of life, innovation, equity, diversity, inclusion, intellectual freedom, and collaboration.
Sharada (Pandey) Siwakoti
NASL will be influential in the establishment and promotion of the school library in every district of the country campaigning One School, One Library, and to produce skilled and creative manpower and to empower professional development.
Our mission is to provide a national forum for all people, interested in promoting effective school library media programs, that advance the social, economic, and educational development of the nation, and to raise voices for empowering, unite and boost school library professions as a leader of the knowledge society. NASL works in cooperation with other professional associations and organizations.
NASL affirms that access to information is a fundamental human and child’s right. NASL also work for enhancing other types of libraries in the country.
• School library definition, Vision, mission statement, and objectives
• School library service and programs guidelines
• Roles of teacher-librarian guidelines
• Ethics of teacher-librarians guidelines
• Organizing school library guidelines
• School library collections guidelines
• IFLA/UNESCO standard for school library guidelines
• Empowering teachers and learners guidelines
• Instructional program of school library guidelines etc
OUR wORKING AREA
We support books and other essential materials for libraries all over the Nepal
School Librarians Training
We organize trainings for capacity development of school librarians
We organize policy discussion forums to develop policy related to school library.
Mrs. Siwakoti had a very lively discussion about teaching and learning system of Nepal with her colleagues there. They also share their ideas with her about the way of effective teaching children through dialogues and school libraries.
Hari Bhakta Shrestha
Mr Shrestha was a former principle of Mahendra Baudha High school . He has been contributing NASL-nepal as a general secretary since 2019 A.D. without any remuneration.
Mrs. Joshi has been working in NASL-Nepal a founder member and became a treasurer since 2019 A.D. She is one of the sincere and hard working member of NASL-Nepal. She has contributed for advocay programs.
our core values
Participation in INASP Workshop on “Train the Trainers to Support Electronic Resource Usage,” September 19-22, 2006Tribhuvan University Central Library organized the INASP Workshop on “Train…
After returning from the workshop on “Train the Trainers to Support Electronic Resource Usage”, NASL Chairperson Mrs. Sharada Siwakoti organized a One-day Idea Sharing Program…