How to Get Involved

Learn More About Us

The SustainRT brochure is full of good information!

Become a Member

Membership in SustainRT is $10 per year. You can add SustainRT to your ALA membership when you renew, or you can add SustainRT to your existing ALA membership.

Contribute to the Sustainable Libraries Database

The Sustainability Round Table is collecting information on books, articles, websites, blogs, social groups, and projects that fall under the umbrella of Sustainable Libraries. Please use this form to suggest resources or projects that will become part of our SustainRT Sustainability Database.

Join a Project Team!

1) Environmental Scan

Works together to create an inventory of sustainability efforts in the library world. Examples: policy and procedures, facility projects and best practices, curriculum support, programming, and community outreach. 

Contact - Eileen Harrington

2) ALA Governance Tag Team

Reaches out to ALA administration and leadership better understand “how ALA works” and identify pressure points on which we can focus. This group also explores how to help “green the conference.” 

Contact - Ashley Jones

3) Marketing & Outreach

Explores and implement ideas to market SustainRT and reach out to existing and new members. 

Contact - Beth Filar Williams or  Carrie Moran

4) Online Education

Focuses on the provision of sustainability education for libraries online. 

Contact - Madeleine Charney

Stay in Touch

ALA listserv 
ALA Connect 

Make a Donation


Online donations are accepted on the giveALA website. On the site, choose to make your donation to SustainRT. 


Fill out the online form, print it out, and send a check, payable to ALA at:

American Library Association
Development Office
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611