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, 2017–2018

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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

Cox Communications

For the Digital Literacy Pilot Initiative

Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)

For the Every Child Ready to Read evaluation and the Inclusive Internship Initiative


Knight Foundation

For the Fostering Creative Community Connections program

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


PLA 2018 Conference Sponsors

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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


2018 PLA Service Awards and Grants

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Baker & Taylor


EBSCO Information Services



Romance Writers of America

The Singer Group


Upstart, A Demco Company