FLA Membership Benefits
Membership Year : January - December 

Your membership dues allow FLA to help Florida's Libraries and Floridians by:

  • Taking a leadership role in state wide issues and service development for all Florida libraries
  • Partnering with other state and national organizations relevant to libraries
  • Working closely with the information industry, facilitating productive links with the library community
  • Advocating and lobbying for state and national legislation and funding for all types of library service
  • Supporting development of library boards and friends of the library groups

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Individual I Organizational I Full-time Student I New MLIS Graduate I
Friends Groups/Other Nonprofit I Business


  • Participate on committees and the executive board - develop leadership skills
  • Professional Lobbying at the Florida Legislature
  • Advocacy Aids
  • Intellectual Freedom Advocacy
  • News and Support on fast breaking issues
  • Continuing Education Webinars and Trainings- professional development
  • Networking Events
  • Awards presented at our FLA Annual Conference
  • Employment Information
  • Participate in our FLA Mentorship Program
  • Vote in association elections
  • Discounts on registration to our Annual Conference 
  • Member Groups on topics of interest
  • Access to member communications and mailing lists
  • Florida Libraries semi-annual journal and eligibility to be featured in the publication
  • Exclusive online resources, including our member directory, past conference materials and archives

Income Range Dues
$0 – 19,999 $  44
$20,000 – 29,999 $  66
$30,000 – 44,999 $  84
$45,000 – 59,999 $112
$60,000 – 79,999 $144
$80,000 and above $173
  • Retired Librarian     $25   (not employed in a library)
  • Library Supporter   $30  (For individuals who are not librarians nor working in a library related field who would like to support FLA, i.e. friends, relatives, associates)    
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  • Professional Lobbying at the Florida Legislature
  • Advocacy Aids
  • Outcomes and Standards Guidelines
  • Intellectual Freedom Advocacy
  • News and Support on fast breaking issues
  • Your library highlighted on FLA website
  • Awards presented at our FLA Annual Conference
  • Reach hundreds of librarian professionals for all of your hiring needs
  • Vote in association elections
  • Member Groups on topics of interest
  • Access to member communications and mailing lists
  • Florida Libraries semi-annual journal and eligibility to be featured in the publication
  • Exclusive online resources, including our member directory, past conference materials and archives
  • Prepaid Conference Registrations for library staff based on dues schedule
Operating Expenses Dues Amount Conference Registrations
$0-$499,999 $300 1
$500,000-$999,999 $750 2
$1M-$4.99M $1,000 3
$5M-$9.99M $1,500 4
$10M-$19.99M $2,500 10
$20M-$29.99M $4,000 15
$30M-$39.99M $5,000 20
$40M and above $6,000 25


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Must be enrolled in a full-time status, at least 6 credit hours.  Please submit your unofficial transcripts to Melissa Stocks, Administrative Assistant at [email protected] to verify your student status.
  • Discounted member rate of $25
  • Eligible for a FLA/ALA Joint membership for $42~ for more information, click here
  • Discounts on registration to our Annual Conference 
  • Employment Information
  • Participate on committees- develop leadership skills
  • Professional Lobbying at the Florida Legislature
  • Advocacy Aids
  • Intellectual Freedom Advocacy
  • News and Support on fast breaking issues
  • Continuing Education Webinars and Trainings- professional development
  • Networking Events
  • Awards presented at our FLA Annual Conference
  • Participate in our FLA Mentorship Program
  • Vote in association elections
  • Member Groups on topics of interest
  • Access to member communications and mailing lists
  • Florida Libraries semi-annual journal and eligibility to be featured in the publication
  • Exclusive online resources, including our member directory, past conference materials and archives
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New MLIS Graduate Students are eligible to receive a discounted membership rate the year following his/her graduation.  Please submit your unofficial transcripts to Melissa Stocks, Administrative Assistant at [email protected] to verify your student status.

  • Discounted member rate of $25
  • Discounts on registration to our Annual Conference 
  • Employment Information
  • Participate on committees- develop leadership skills
  • Professional Lobbying at the Florida Legislature
  • Advocacy Aids
  • Intellectual Freedom Advocacy
  • News and Support on fast breaking issues
  • Continuing Education Webinars and Trainings- professional development
  • Networking Events
  • Awards presented at our FLA Annual Conference
  • Participate in our FLA Mentorship Program
  • Vote in association elections
  • Member Groups on topics of interest
  • Access to member communications and mailing lists
  • Florida Libraries semi-annual journal and eligibility to be featured in the publication
  • Exclusive online resources, including our member directory, past conference materials and archives
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  • Member rate of $100
  • Webinars and Trainings
  • Professional Lobbying at the Florida Legislature
  • Advocacy Aids
  • Intellectual Freedom Advocacy
  • News and Support on fast breaking issues
  • Your organization highlighted on FLA website
  • Awards presented at our FLA Annual Conference
  • Vote in association elections
  • Member Groups on topics of interest
  • Access to member communications and mailing lists
  • Florida Libraries semi-annual journal and eligibility to be featured in the publication
  • Exclusive online resources, including our member directory, past conference materials and archives
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  • Membership rate of $250
  • Your business logo highlighted on the FLA homepage banner
  • 10% discount on exhibitor registration fees and early access to selecting your own booth location at our annual conference
  • Promote your business with a presentation, an announcement, or simply tell your story and we’ll post it on our 1000+ FLA member listserv (limit - once/year, contact [email protected]  for more information)
  • A listing in Florida Libraries and a Complimentary subscription to the online semi-annual journal
  • Bragging rights for supporting the statewide library community!