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Division Membership Working Group Community

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To improve the recruitment, retention, and engagement of ALA members. The group will develop and recommend to division EDs a prioritized list of action items that will better coordinate ALA's membership efforts and improve the membership experience.

Membership composition: one representative from each division that would like to participate and the ALA Membership Director (ex-officio)

  • Suggested areas of focus could include:
  • Recommendations for membership renewals;
  • Recommendations for membership communications upon joining, renewing, lapsing, and general participation;
  • Recommendation for reports needed to manage membership;
  • Determine Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) needed in a membership data dashboard;
  • Develop a strong value proposition for membership in ALA and its divisions;
  • Best practices for engaging membership in using the new ALA Connect for non-governance interaction;
  • Best practices for engaging members via Informz and coordinating messaging so as not to overwhelm members with too many messages.
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