In addition, many Library of Congress managers and program staff make presentations at various events during the ALA conferences.

As you know, the ALA Executive Board recently made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition, scheduled for June 25-30, 2020 in Chicago. As you know, the ALA Executive Board recently made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition, scheduled for June 25-30, 2020 in Chicago. Check out resources from ALA, the Census Bureau and others for help preparing for the 2020 Census. Programming for the Census. Such permission is for rental only. 9 Ways To Take a Walk with the Library. Walking is good for your health, the environment and even the economy. If you are Renewing (active member) or Rejoining (nonactive member) and cannot recall your member Login or Password, Please call ALA Member & Customer Service at 1.800.545.2433, option 5 (international callers, use 1.312.280.5433, option 5). For ALA Renewing (active member) or Rejoining (nonactive member) please login here.. For New JOINT Student members, please use the correct online form for your state or call ALA Member Relations & Services at 1.800.545.2433.. Print Membership Applications for Personal, Organizational or Corporate memberships. The Library of Congress offers presentations, demonstrations, and consultations at its pavilion on the exhibit floor of every American Library Association (ALA) conference—the ALA Midwinter Meeting each January and the ALA Annual Conference each June. 9 Ways To Take a Walk with the Library. ALA 2015 outlines strategic goals and objectives for the next five years, and sets priorities for the association that will strengthen libraries, the profession, and the public's access to information. American Library Association LibGuides Number of Libraries in the United States Home ... Footnote 4 in Table 3 of Public Libraries in the United States Survey: Fiscal Year 2016 (April 2018) explains: " Of the 9,057 public libraries in the 50 States and DC, 7,340 were single-outlet libraries and 1,717 were multiple-outlet libraries. Programming for the Census. As the American Library Association (ALA) continues to monitor COVID-19, our number one priority is the general health of the library community. The site offers tools for self-guided learning, a network of individuals sharing ideas, best practices, and resources around digital literacy, and a searchable database of free computer training. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. Children and Libraries (CAL) is the official journal of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association. Check out resources from ALA, the Census Bureau and others for help preparing for the 2020 Census. ALA 100 Best Books for Teens At the Best of the Best Preconference, held during the 2000 Annual Conference of the American Library Association, librarians of the Young Adult Services Division selected the one hundred titles they consider to be the best books for young adults from the last half of the twentieth century.