Benefits as an individual member
  • Starting a library – NIWA members can advise you
  • Benefit from NIWA’s advocacy work at all levels of government
  • Be informed of meetings, workshops, seminars and conferences that will provide professional development for your staff
  • Ability to send 1 or 2 staff members to NIWA professional development activities at member rates
  • Ability for one representative to vote at NIWA meetings
  • Support NIWA’s work to maintain educational standards for the information profession.
Benefits as an institution member
  • Discounted rates for meetings, workshops, seminars and conferences
  • Eligibility to serve on NIWA committees
  • Increase your networks by volunteering in an area of NIWA’s operations that interests you
  • Ability to network with other members in all sectors and all levels of the profession
  • Eligibility for NIWA awards
  • Eligibility for grants, scholarships or other financial opportunities
  • Eligibility to attend the SCECSAL, ESARBICA, and IFLA conference at the reduced rates