Publish with PLA

Publication Guidelines and Procedures

Members: We want your book! These guidelines describe the subject matter of interest to PLA, the three types of PLA publications, the criteria used to evaluate manuscripts and publications, and more.

Write for Public Libraries

Submissions to Public Libraries magazine are invited and encouraged.

Contribute to Public Libraries Online

Contribute to the Public Libraries Online site to have your voice heard. We’re always seeking new and diverse writers.

Author Agreements

Please review our author agreements and FAQ.

Questions? Please contact Kathleen Hughes, Manager, Publications, at or 800-545-2433, ext. 5024.