Thanks to Our Sponsors!

Want to join these leading companies and organizations in supporting the work of the Public Library Association? Find out how to become a PLA sponsor!

Join us in thanking these companies and organizations for sponsoring PLA programs and activities:

PLA Initiative Sponsors, 2018–2019

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

For the Global Libraries Legacy Partnership, African Leadership Training Initiative, Project Outcome, and general operating support

Capital One

For financial literacy programming and resources

Community Catalyst

For the Libraries Connecting You to Coverage project



For the Grow with Google project and support to libraries to bring digital skills to their communities

Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)

For the Inclusive Internship Initiative and the opioid project

Knight Foundation

For the Fostering Creative Community Connections program


Microsoft Philanthropies

For support to rural libraries to increase digital skills in Microsoft Airband communities

National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) Greater Midwest Region (GMR) at the University of Iowa
National Network of Libraries of Medicine

For the Promoting Healthy Communities healthy literacy and consumer health information initiative

National Science Foundation/Califa Group

For PLA participation in the Rural Gateways project


Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

For the Libraries Connecting You to Coverage project




PLA Conference Sponsors

PLA thanks the sponsors of its 2018 Conference in Philadelphia, PA. Learn more at For information on sponsoring the PLA 2020 Conference in Nashville, TN, contact Mary Michalik at 312-265-9650,; or Matt McLaughlin at 312-265-9655,

Baker & Taylor





Disney Book Group




LibraryReads logo

MARCIVE, Inc. logo


Mergent logo

National Endowment for Financial Education logo

National Network of Libraries of Medicine/Greater Midwest Region


The New York Times

Niche Academy



Rakuten OverDrive logo

Unique Integrated Communications logo


2019 PLA Service Awards and Grants

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Baker & Taylor

EBSCO Information Services

Romance Writers of America


The Singer Group