Friends & Foundations Zone
NEW Member Benefit Webinar
New (and current) members are invited to watch a short webinar that shows you the various resources and benefits of membership, including how to login to the Friends & Foundations Zone and where to find all the great resources that come with your membership.
How to Login to the Friends & Foundations Zone
Welcome to United for Libraries' resources for members of the Friends section and Foundation section as well as Friends group members. You must login to the Web site to access these resources:
If you are an ALA member and a member of United for Libraries (must be member of both) in either the Friends section or Foundation section, you will login using your ALA Website login.
If you are a Friends Group Member you will login using the username and password provided in your welcome letter.
If you see the word "Login" in the upper right of this screen you are currently logged out. Please login now to access the Friends & Foundations Zone.
If you see the word "Logout" in the upper right of this screen you are currently logged in and you can simply click on any of the links in the left hand menu under "Friends & Foundations Zone" to access your member benefits and resources.
If you do not login first, you will receive an error message when you click on any of the links to members' only pages/resources. If you are logged in and you receive an error message, please contact the United for Libraries office at firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 545-2433, ext. 2161 so that we may verify your current membership status and provide further assistance.
If you have previously logged in successfully and have forgotten your login, you may request a new one using the email address provided when joined. Follow the login link and look for the option titled, "Forgot your username or password." Click that link and you will be prompted for your email address. You will then receive an email with a link to reset your password. Check your spam folder if the email does not arrive within a few minutes. If you experience problems, please contact the United for Libraries office for assistance.
Explore the Friends & Foundations Zone
- 2014 Book Lover's Calendars are now available.
- Toolkits, including the new toolkit on attracting baby boomer volunteers.
- Publications for members, including 101+ Great Ideas for Libraries and Friends, Getting Grants in Your Community and Making Our Voices Heard: Citizens Speak Out for Libraries.
- Archived and current copies of The Voice, the newsletter of United for Libraries as well as archived copies of News Update, the newsletter of the former FOLUSA.
- and much more!