Why Join ALA?

Membership has its privileges! Here are the top 10 reasons why you should join the American Library Association:

  1. Meet, connect, and network with other library professionals.
  2. Help make libraries and the profession stronger.
  3. Enhance your library’s effectiveness.
  4. Build and share your knowledge.
  5. Engage in the latest trends and issues.
  6. Discover new technologies and innovations.
  7. Develop leadership skills.
  8. Support and advocate for the public’s access to information.
  9. Make an impact on related legislative issues.
  10. Be part of the global transformation of libraries.

How to Become an ALA Member

This short video will guide you through the process of registering to become a member of the ALA:

Guide To Ala Online Membership Application
Guide To Ala Online Membership Application