Members Only

AASL appreciates its members commitment to the only national association for school librarians and for being a leader and advocate in the profession. Along with the benefits below, AASL members are eligible for complimentary bonuses as part of the AASL VIP Program

Professional Development

eCOLLAB | Your eLearning Laboratory
Inside eCOLLAB you'll find webcasts, podcasts, and resources from various AASL professional development events. Members can also view a read-only version of the latest issue of AASL’s print journal, Knowledge Quest.

AASL members receive a special discounted AASL National Conference & Exhibition registration rate as well as ALA member rates for the ALA Midwinter Meeting and ALA Annual Conference.

Publications

Knowledge Quest
AASL's members-only journal is published bimonthly September through June. Articles address the integration of theory and practice in school librarianship and new developments in education, learning theory, and relevant disciplines. Members can access read-only versions of the latest issues through AASL eCOLLAB.

KQ Express
KQ Express is AASL's monthly members-only e-mail newsletter. Sent on the first Monday each month, it contains brief summaries with links to more in-depth content and an archive is available online for members.

AASL members receive 10% off AASL publications and products.

Best Practices

AASL Awards & Grants
AASL's prestigious awards program recognizes excellence and showcases best practices in the school library field in categories that include collaboration, leadership and innovation.

Networking

AASL on ALA Connect
Join the discussion and keep up-to-date on AASL and school librarian events and interests on the AASL community on ALA Connect.

Electronic Discussion Lists
To foster a sense of community and create connections to others, electronic discussion lists are available for AASL personal members to network.

Leadership Development

Get Involved
AASL has many opportunities for members of the profession to participate in the work of the association including committee membership, short term projects, and presenting professional development. Your colleagues value the unique perspective you bring to the profession - volunteer to give back to your community today!

AASL on ALA Connect
Join the discussion and keep up-to-date on AASL and school librarian events and interests on the AASL community on ALA Connect.