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American Library Association | Diversity Employer

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The American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world. 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.”



Mission
The ALA Constitution states the purpose of ALA as, “The object of the American Library Association shall be to promote library service and librarianship.” The stated mission 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.”


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Program Officer, ALA Governance Office

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description The American Library Association seeks a Program Officer for its ALA Governance Office to manage ALA's recognition awards program; affiliate program; as well as serve as a meeting planner for their governance events. Responsibil...

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Membership & Marketing Specialist, ALSC/YALSA

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description The American Library Association (ALA) is the foremost national association for libraries and information centers in the world, delivering pragmatic solutions to pressing issues such as expanding economic opportunity, advancing ...

Job Type Full Time
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American Library Association

Program Coordinator, Public Library Association (PLA) - 2 openings

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description The Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association, is seeking two Program Coordinators to provide administrative support for the unit including programs, continuing education, meetings, researc...

Job Type Full Time
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American Library Association

Senior Accountant

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description The American Library Association seeks to fill a senior accountant position in its Finance and Accounting department to handle month and year-end closing activities with analysis, assist with the annual audit preparation and Gen...

Job Type Full Time
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American Library Association

Associate Executive Director for Public Policy and Advocacy

Washington, D.C.

American Library Association

Description The American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world. Founded in 1876, our mission is to share our vision of the importance of libraries, literacy, access to information and intellect...

Job Type Full Time
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American Library Association

Senior Editor & Senior Digital Editor, American Libraries Magazine - 2 openings

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description American Libraries (americanlibraries.org), the flagship magazine of the American Library Association, seeks a senior editor and senior digital editor to join its editorial team. Senior Editor Responsibilities: Shaping editorial...

Job Type Full Time
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American Library Association

DIRECTOR, OFFICE FOR ACCREDITATION (OA)

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description The American Library Association (ALA), the oldest and largest library association in the world, seeks a strategic leader to head its Office for Accreditation (OA). The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining an...

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American Library Association

Program Manager for Consulting and Professional Development, ACRL

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description Description The American Library Association (ALA) is the foremost national association for libraries and information centers in the world, delivering pragmatic solutions to pressing issues such as expanding economic opportunity...

Job Type Full Time
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American Library Association

Director of Development

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description Become the Director of Development for the American Library Association - the world's largest library association! The American Library Association (ALA) will celebrate its 150th anniversary in 2026 with an historic fundraising ...

Job Type Full Time
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American Library Association

Program Officer, ACRL

Chicago, Illinois

American Library Association

Description The Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) seeks a Program Officer for Member Services to support, engage, and enhance the member experience of elected leaders, candidates, volunteers, and members. This position is r...

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