Organizational Member Benefits

  • Complimentary WLA Individual membership for up to 8 Trustees or Administrators, depending on dues level of institution
  • Member-rate registration for up to 3 additional employees for conferences and workshops, depending on dues level of institution
  • Discounted rate for conference Exhibitor Hall participation
  • Consultation with WLA’s legislative lobbyists and representation on WLA’s Legislative Planning Committee
  • Free job listings on WLA’s website and in the “WLA Wednesday” newsletter
  • Continuing education opportunities for your staff, trustees, Friends and advocates via WLA’s conferences, workshops, and other events
  • Professional development and leadership skill-building opportunities for your staff through serving on or chairing statewide committees, planning conferences, presenting programs, holding Board or Steering leadership positions, and more
  • Participation in and results from biannual continuing education needs assessment conducted in partnership with our State Library to remain relevant in meeting the professional development needs of library staff
  • Access to Divisions and interest-based Sections that provide focused listservs and events for the sharing of professional information and resources statewide, fostering collegiality and connectedness
  • Strengthening your institution’s professional network, and demonstrating the importance of organizational support for and participation in our ALA State Chapter