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Introduction to the SLA in Scottish Gaelic

Tha Comunn Leabharlainn na Sgoile (an SLA) stèidhichte ann am Breatainn ged a tha buill a’ Chomuinn bho air feadh na Roinn Eòrpa agus fiù bho air feadh an t-saoghail. Tha ballrachd fosgailte do neach sam bith aig a bheil ùidh ann a bhi a’ leasachadh leabharlainn sgoile. Tha na stuthan againn ann am Beurla a-mhàin.

Tha sinn a’ tabhann taic do bhuill, cùrsaichean-treanaidh agus a’ clo-bhualadh an iris againn, The School Librarian. Tha ionadan againn ann an Sasainn agus anns a’ Chuimrigh a thuilleadh air ionadan Nàiseanta ann an Alba, an Èirinn a Tuath agus ann am Poblach na h-Èirinn. Tha sinn a’ strì a chùm piseach a thoirt air na leabharlainn anns na sgoiltean agus na daoine a tha ag obair annta. Anns a’ bhliadhna 2004, stèidhich sinn an duais Leabharlainniche Sgoile na Bliadhna airson aithne a thoirt don mhòr-shluagh air an deagh obair a tha a’ tachairt anns na leabharlainn a th’ anns na sgoiltean. Tha sinn cuideachd a’togail inbhe nan leabharlainn air a’ chiad Diluain dhen Dàmhair nuair a tha sinn a’ cumail Latha Eadar-nàiseanta nan Leabharlainn.

‘S ann air an seo a tha sinn ag amas:

  • Tha sinn a’ creidsinn gu bheil a h-uile sgoilear airidh air deagh ghoireasan leabharlainn anns an sgoil aca. Tha an SLA ag obair gu cruaidh airson gach neach co-cheangailte ri leabharlann sgoile a chuideachadh, a’ strì gus ìre àrd ann an leughadh a choileanadh agus cothroman ionnsachaidh a thoirt do gach neach.

Tha sinn ro-thoilichte ceistean a fhreagairt anns a’ Bheurla mu leabharlainn ann am Breatainn.

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Early Bird discount extended!

The Weekend Course is going to be an amazing weekend in Glasgow with loads of brilliant speakers, including Yvonne Manning, Dr Dorothy Williams, Marc Lambert, Duncan Wright and Lari Don. The Early Bird discount has now been extended to Friday 4th May. Don't forget that you don't have to pay when you book, and flexibile payment options are available. More information and booking can be found here: https://www.sla.org.uk/weekend-course-2018.php

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