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Contact information for the American Library Association

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Mailing Address:

American Library Association
225 N Michigan Ave, Suite 1300
Chicago, Illinois 60601

Telephone: Toll free 800-545-2433 | Direct line 312-944-6780 | Fax 312-440-9374


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ALA Store email:
Phone: 800-621-2736

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Shawnda Hines
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