Election of New Officers

2017 is our Election year where new officers come in or eligible ones renew their mandate to various positions. You as a member have the responsibility to be part of the process.

The positions are as follows:

  •  President

  • Vice President

  • Regional representative on AfLIA Governing Council (Central Africa, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa, French Speaking, Portuguese Speaking)

  • Library Section Officers (Academic & Special Libraries, Public & Community Libraries, National Libraries, Library Consortia, National Library Association, Library Education &Training Institutions) 

Please find the link  to the Nomination Forms for the various positions. There are instructions indicated on the Forms for each position. Kindly adhere to the instructions, especially the dates as late submissions will not be accepted.
The completed forms  should be sent to with a copy 

We rely on your prompt and serious attention to the process.

Result will be announced on 10th April 2017 and new officers will be introduced to members at the Closing Dinner of the 4th African Library Summit and 2nd AfLIA Conference in Yaounde, Cameroon on 19th May 2017 and begin their two- year term of office on 20th May 2017.