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Join NJLA Today

Be a part of the vibrant New Jersey library community! Your NJLA membership is a solid investment in your career. Your support and participation are key to the success of the Association.

The New Jersey Library Association:

  • Advocates for New Jersey's libraries
  • Promotes equitable salaries
  • Co-sponsors the New Jersey Statewide Summer Reading program
  • Takes official positions on issues affecting libraries
  • Publishes guidelines (sample job descriptions, core competencies, etc.)
  • Supports intellectual freedom
  • Creates opportunities for new and future librarians
  • Strengthens our professional community


For Individuals

Individual      Student

For librarians and library staff

 Discounts on NJLA events
 Continuing education programs
 Join a committee or section
 Network with colleagues

For MLS students

 Includes membership with ALA
 Discounts on NJLA events
 Network with future colleagues



For Organizations

Institutional      Enhanced Institutional (EIM)

For libraries

 Free NJLA job posting
 One free program voucher
 Subscription to NJLA newsletter
 Recognition on the NJLA website

Memberships for all staff

 Includes all institutional benefits
 Includes all individual member benefits




Strategic Partners      Friends Groups

For companies and vendors

 Many levels of support to choose from
 Company promotion
 Sponsorship opportunities
 Conference benefits

For Friends of the Library

 Support library advocacy
 Discounts on NJLA events
 Connect with other groups
 Stay current on news

NJLA does not issue full or partial refunds on previously paid memberships.