Join Us

Your NJLA membership is a solid investment in your career. Your support and participation are key to the success of the Association.  Be a part of the vibrant New Jersey library community!

Direct your questions about membership or to change you NJLA contact information please contact Melissa Lena, NJLA Office Administrator.

  1. Personal/Affiliate members: Print & mail form | Online form
  2. Joint ALA & NJLA student members:  Online form
  3. Commercial members: Print & mail form | Online form
  4. Institutional members: Print & mail form

Benefits of membership include:

  • Discounted rates for the annual conference and continuing education programs
  • New Jersey Libraries NEWSletter, available electronically
  • Informative listserv postings
  • Networking with colleagues in committees and special interest sections
  • Leadership opportunities

The New Jersey Library Association:

  • Advocates for New Jersey's libraries
  • Promotes equitable salaries
  • Co-sponsors the New Jersey Statewide Summer Reading program
  • Takes official positions on issues affecting libraries
  • Publishes guidelines (sample job descriptions, core competencies, etc.)
  • Supports intellectual freedom
  • Creates opportunities for new and future librarians
  • Strengthens our professional community