All United for Libraries Communities

United for Libraries Communities

Member Communities

United for Libraries Member Community

All United for Libraries personal, group, and Statewide Group members are automatically part of the United for Libraries Members Community. For discussions specific to roles please join one or more of the Member Interest Communities.

Member Interest Communities

All personal, group members, and Statewide Group members may join optional Member Interest Communities:
NOTE:  All United electronic discussion groups will be migrated to ALA Connect effective Nov. 1, 2018. All current Trustee, Friends, Foundation, and state Friends discussion group subscribers will receive an email in mid-October with more information and instructions for creating an ALA Connect login and joining the new United for Libraries Member Interest Communities.

Open Communities

The following communities are open to all ALA Connect users. Membership in ALA or United is not required to join and participate in these communities.

Private Communities

Statewide Group Members

If you live in one of the states linked below and work in or with a public library, you are covered by a Statewide Group membership. You may already be part of the community. If you receive an error message when you click the appropriate link below, please email united@ala.org or call (312) 280-2161 during normal business hours for assistance.

Statewide Trustee Training

If you are a library Trustee, public library director, or work in a public library in one of the states linked below, you are covered by Statewide (or Regional, if applicable) Trustee Training. You may already be part of the community. If you receive an error message when you click the appropriate link below, please email united@ala.org or call (312) 280-2161 during normal business hours for assistance.