To download a print-ready copy of the 2012-2013 ALA membership year applications, please choose below. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader to view any application. Or continue down the page for the online or call-in options for applying.
Personal Membership informational brochure - discusses all types of Personal Memberships
Personal Membership Application - includes all ALA, division, section and round table dues for Personal members
Support staff application - Use for library support staff, paralibrarians, and paraprofessionals. Includes Joint Memberships and packages as of September 1, 2010
Student application - Use for any student enrolled in degree or certification program of any type. Please visit our Chapter Relations office for information about several Joint Memberships with state chapters and affiliates that are available for students.
International application - Use for all non-USA resident librarians for special dues rates.
Life application - Use if you would like to join ALA as a Life Member.
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