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Membership Development Office

Membership Development Office


The Membership Development Office works to make the process of joining or renewing your ALA membership a simple experience. We look out for new opportunities for professional growth for the membership and encourage innovations around the association that provide new support to the profession. We strive to offer the wide variety of information about ALA, its offices, divisions, round tables, products and services in a member friendly, welcoming way. Related materials can be found in Record Group 11 at the ALA Archives.

Collections in this community

Recent Submissions

  • American Library Association (1903-06)
    Accession book listing membership from October 1876 to June 1903.
  • ITTS iMIS reports (1999)
    The August Fiscal Year to Date report for ALA and all of its divisions and round tables.
  • Membership Development Office; Allegheny marketing group (2006-11)
    The American Library Association (ALA) requested the Allegheny Marketing Group (AMG) to conduct an online survey with its members to identify areas where communication can be improved, and note any changes from the 2004 study.
  • Membership Development Office; Harris Interactive (2008-09)
    ALA hired Harris Interactive to conduct an online survey of the ALA membership. The goals of the study were (1) to gain an understanding of the demographic composition of the ALA membership; and (2) to gain an understanding ...