Committees

Business Development

email : business@las.org.sg

Chair

Yuan Ye

Terms of Reference

  1. Engage in promotion and publicity of LAS publications
    Solicit advertisements
  2. Manage LAS souvenir and merchandise items
  3. Co-ordinate all activities relating to donations and sponsorship
  4. Collate market information and identify new products and business

Programmes & Social

email : programmes@las.org.sg

Chair

Chan Kai Leng Krist

Terms of Reference

  1. To plan and organise social activities and professional programmes throughout the year, so as to foster greater participation among members
  2. To create an awareness of the association in order to attract and encourage more professionals to join as members
  3. To enhance the image of the profession by liaising with other institutions and organising appropriate programmes
  4. To provide a forum for members for discussion of common problems and matters of professional concern

Publications

email : publications@las.org.sg

Chair

Phoebe Lim Choon Lan

Terms of Reference

  1. To develop and implement publication policies and procedures for LAS publications
  2. To maintain quality control of all LAS publications according to acceptable standards
  3. To be responsible for the production, distribution and stock inventory of regular LAS publications originating from the Committee
  4. To be responsible for the editorial content of the periodicals published by LAS
    To be responsible for the compilation, editing, writing, updating or the commissioning of such undertakings of any LAS publications such as the LAS Conference, Seminar, Workshop Proceedings, Bibliographies, Lists, Reports, etc.
  5. To explore, establish and maintain alternative methods of state-of-the-art publishing, including electronic publishing, which are cost effective, speedy, and up to date
  6. To advise LAS Council on matters relating to LAS publications

Training & Development

email : training@las.org.sg

Chair

Low Jiaxin

Terms of Reference

  1. To develop a policy for continuing library education needs and the development of educational programmes
  2. To recommend and stimulate an interest in specific fields of study and research for practising librarians
  3. To identify and publicise local and overseas scholarships, training and development programmes
  4. To act as a clearinghouse of information on all aspects of library education, training and development for the professional and public-at-large
  5. To represent the Association in organisations and agencies that are concerned with professional education, training and development
  6. To carry out commercial training where there are perceived opportunities
  7. To seek potential training partners and propose partnerships where appropriate

Website/IT

email : webmaster@las.org.sg

Chair

Jacky Wong Kae Perng

Terms of Reference

  1. To be responsible for the production, access, maintenance and marketing of electronic information on the LAS homepage
  2. To serve the information needs of the LAS Council and members of LAS
  3. To help publicise LAS through the web

Membership

membership@las.org.sg

Chair

Melody Chin

Terms of Reference

  1. Increase LAS membership
  2. Explore opportunities to provide more benefits to members
  3. Manage LAS membership applications and queries
  4. Maintain LAS membership database