Kentucky Public Library Association – The Kentucky Public Library Association is a part of the Kentucky Library Association. Membership to KPLA is available through KLA. Librarians, library staff, library trustees, supporters, and others interested in the efforts of Kentucky’s public libraries to serve people of all ages across the Commonwealth are encouraged to join.
Kentucky Library Association – The Mission of the Kentucky Library Association (KLA) is to provide leadership for the development, promotion and improvement of library and information services and the profession of librarianship in order to enhance and ensure access to information for all. KLA is a chapter of the American Library Association.
American Library Association – The American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world, providing association information, news, events, and advocacy resources for members, librarians, and library users. Founded on October 6, 1876 during the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, the mission of ALA is to provide leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services and the profession of librarianship in order to enhance learning and ensure access to information for all.
United for Libraries – United for Libraries is a national network of enthusiastic library supporters who believe in the importance of libraries as the social and intellectual centers of communities and campuses. No one has a stronger voice for libraries than those who use them, raise money for them, and govern them. By uniting these voices, library supporters everywhere will become a real force to be reckoned with at the local, state, and national levels.
I Love Libraries – the American Library Association’s (ALA’s) website for the public, designed to keep America informed about what’s happening in today’s libraries. Ilovelibraries.org is produced by the ALA Office for Library Advocacy, and it’s brought to you by ALA staff from all corners of the association, who come together to volunteer their time and brilliance. Ilovelibraries.org is truly a labor of love!