The Washington Library Association (WLA) is a resource for libraries and the people who make them great! WLA is a vibrant and effective advocate for libraries, library professionals and library allies. It’s also a community where its members learn, grow professionally, develop strong relationships & have fun.

WLA 2016 Board Elections are complete!
Congratulations to new VP/Incoming President Craig Seasholes (currently serving as WLMA Chair) and new Board Director Emily Keller (University of Washington). The restructuring and bylaws amendment vote also passed. More announcements about the next steps in reorganization will be made soon. Thank you for voting!


Save the Date!

Hack WLMA! October 14 - 15, 2016 at Highline College Registration is now open!
WALE 25th Annual Conference, October 24 - 26, 2016 at Campbell's Resort

Thank you to everyone who attended the conference in Spokane!  Conference presentation materials can be found here. 

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2016 WLA Bylaws

• Final 2016 Washington Library Association Bylaws

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