Welcome to the Alabama Library Association (ALLA)
The Alabama Library Association (ALLA) is a non-profit corporation formed to encourage and promote the welfare of libraries and professional interests of librarians in the State of Alabama. The Mission of the Alabama Library Association is to provide leadership for the development, advocacy, and improvement of library and information services and to promote the profession of librarianship, in order to enhance learning and ensure access to information for all. See our Welcome from the President, Jeff Simpson.
Call for Association Awards Nominations
Do you know a librarian, paraprofessional, or library supporter in the state of Alabama who has done something great this year? Nominate him or her for an Alabama Library Association award! The deadline for nominations for this year’s awards will be JANUARY 15th, 2014. Please fill out the nomination form and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to 205-909-1558.
Declaring Alabama’s Right to Libraries
ALLA and APLS are working to promote ALA’s 2013-2014 presidential initiative, the Declaration for the Right to Libraries. We need everyone’s help to make this initiative a success. Find out how you can help at the Declaring Alabama's Right to Libraries page.
Public Library Division's Winter Mini-Conference
PLD will be hosting the 2014 Winter Mini-Conference at Homewood Public Library on January 31, 2014. Registration for the mini-conference is now available. See the Conference home page for complete details and to register.
Call for Nominations
Nominations are now being accepted for Association offices that will be vacant for the 2014-2015 business year. Please note the state-wide positions and also the Division and Roundtable offices needing your service.