Print Membership Applications

To download a print-ready copy of the applicable ALA membership year application, please choose below. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader to view any application. Or use the right sidebar for the online or call-in options for applying.  Dues are for the period of September 1, 2021, to August 31, 2022.

Personal Membership application (PDF) - Presents all the different types of personal membership in ALA and all divisions, sections, and round table, along with associated dues.

Organizational application (PDF) - Use for all libraries and non-profits, including international libraries.

Corporate application (PDF) - Use for all businesses that wish to become members of the Association.

Life application (PDF) - Use if you would like to join ALA as a Life Member.

Gift an ALA Membership Form (PDF) - Use if you'd like to purchase an ALA membership for a colleague. 


If you have questions about which type of membership is right for you, please call our Member Relations & Services center at 800-545-2433.