Contact ALA

If you know which unit or staff member you'd like to reach, the staff list provides contact information.  

The Basics:

Mailing Address:

American Library Association (Google Map)
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, Illinois  60611-2795

Telephone: Toll free 800-545-2433 | Direct line 312-944-6780 | Fax 312-440-9374

Membership & Customer Service (MACS)

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Locations, Directions, Business Hours & Staff List

Press Inquiries

To learn more about the key issues facing America’s libraries and librarians and to talk to an ALA spokesperson, please contact:

Shawnda Hines
Press Officer, Washington Office

Macey Morales
Deputy Director, Public Awareness Office, ALA

Heather Cho
Media Relations Specialist

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Find social media channels for ALA events, initiatives, divisions offices and affiliates.

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Jobs & Internships

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All other inquiries and general