Public Awareness

The ALA Communications & Marketing Office oversees public awareness initiatives like National Library Week, Library Card Sign-up Month, and the I Love Libraries website.

Ready, Set, Library! National Library Week, April 7-13, 2024

The theme for National Library Week 2024 is "Ready, Set, Library!"

I Love My Librarian Award

Meet this year's winners of the I Love My Librarian Award!

I Love Libraries dot org

Supporting one of our nation's most important resources. I Love Libraries is ALA's advocacy website for the general public.

Contact Us

Jean Hodges
Communications, Marketing & Media Relations

Jan Carmichael
Senior Manager
(312) 280-5041

Phil Morehart
Communications Manager
(312) 280-4020

Chase Ollis
Communications Manager
(312) 280-2148

Communications, Marketing & Media Relations Office
American Library Association
225 N Michigan Ave, Suite 1300 Chicago
Chicago, Illinois 60601
(800) 545-2433

Things To Do

Get ready for National Library Week. The 2024 theme is "Ready, Set, Library!

Check out the materials available from ALA Graphics. ALA Store purchases fund advocacy and awareness initiatives.