MLA offers membership for individuals and institutions
The Minnesota Library Association is an association of library supporters, representing all types of libraries by helping them accomplish together what none can do alone.
The Minnesota Library Association (MLA) serves the interests of its members by facilitating educational opportunities, supporting strong ethical standards, providing legislative assistance, and fostering connections between the library community and various constituencies. MLA offers year round opportunities for connection among library supporters and associates Learn more about the benefits of membership.
Dr. Carla Hayden to serve as the next Librarian of Congress
7/13/16 - Today the Senate approved the nomination of Dr. Carla Hayden to serve as the nation’s 14th Librarian of Congress. Dr. Hayden, American Library Association (ALA) past president and director of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, Maryland, is the first female and the first African American to lead the Library of Congress. She also is the first professional librarian to be confirmed in more than 60 years. Read more . . .