Montana Library Association Membership

Two good reasons for active membership

Your patrons, your self

Work smart — Join MLA

Welcome to MLA, one of Montana's most active, vital and "user friendly" organizations. Membership is open to any person or organization engaged in library work or service.

We offer our members:

MLA, an IRS 501-c3 organization, has a policy making board which meets three times a year. We offer the chance to get involved with other Montana librarians working on statewide projects and committees.

Joining MLA is easy!

Pay Online Now: Choose the appropriate dues amount from the list below to be taken to our secure online payment center.                 

Membership Runs from July 1 to June 30 each year.

Dues Level by Annual Salary/Type  Renewal Rate  New Membership
Student; Joint ALA/MLA Membership $38.00 $38.00

under $7,000
Student; Non-salaried; Unemployed; Retired; Trustee or Friend

$15.00 $5.00
$7,000-$10,999 $30.00 $20.00
$11,000-$14,999 $35.00 $25.00
$15,000-$24,999 $45.00 $35.00
$25,000-$34,999 $50.00 $40.00
$35,000-$39,999 $55.00 $45.00
$40,000 or more $60.00 $50.00
School Library Division $40.00 $40.00
Permanent Retirement Membership   $50.00
Institutional Membership $100.00 $100.00
Commercial Membership $125.00 $125.00

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Please contact Deb Kramer, MLA Executive Director, with any questions.

You can still pay by mail with the forms below.

2017 Membership Application (pdf)

2017 Membership Application (docx)