HLA Advocacy, Research, Marketing and Awards

HLA Advocacy, research, Marketing and awards 


HLA administer the Anne Harrison and HLA/MedicalDirector Digital Health Innovation Awards.

Research and Projects

ALIA HLA is currently working on a number of projects including updating the HLA Competencies and the HLA Guidelines. They are also looking into running some Consumer Health pilot projects with Public Libraries.

International health library associations (including HLA) urge the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) to seek information specialists as peer reviewers for knowledge synthesis publications, June 2020.

Marketing and Promotion

10 ways that library and information services power the health sector handout

Library and Information Week poster 2020

Library and Information Week poster 2019

Library and Information Week banner image 2019

Library and Information Week poster 2018

Library and Information Week banner image 2018

Library and Information Week poster 2017 

HLA Poster 2017-1

HLA Poster 2017-2

HLA Poster 2017-3

HLA Poster 2016-1

HLA Poster 2016-2

HLA Poster 2016-3

Advocacy and Submissions

HLA works to develop a highly skilled and professional workforce with the capacity to deliver services and resources that support safe and quality clinical practice.


Reports and Publications