• P. O. Box 33433, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • +255 744 296134

Join TLA

Any librarian or Information professional is eligible to join our association.

Members of the association comprise of:

* Librarians
* Bibliographers
* Documentalists
* Archivists
* Information officers
* Other persons related to the administration of libraries and information units
* Interested in the objectives of the Association
* Libraries
* Corporate bodies
* Societies and other organizations interested in library and information services

Membership fees applicable:

* Institutions: TSh. 150,000 annually. Online Institution registration
* Individuals: TSh. 30,000 annually. Online Individual registration
Download membership Application Form and submit your filled application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

You can also send your application fees through the following Bank details: Account No: 22103003145, Account Name; Tanzania Library Association, Bank; National Bank of Commerce (NBC), Ubungo Branch

Tanzania Library Association (TLA) was established in 1973, after the dissolving of the East African Library Association (EALA). Ever since it has remained the only professional association that safeguards the interests of all library and information personnel in Tanzania.