Established in 1890, the NJLA is the oldest and largest library organization in New Jersey.

The New Jersey Library Association:

  • Advocates for the advancement of library services for the residents of New Jersey
  • Provides continuing education & networking opportunities for librarians
  • Supports the principles of intellectual freedom & promotes access to library materials for all
  • Creates opportunities for new and future librarians
  • Strengthens our professional community

Our office in Trenton, NJ provides services to over 1700 members.

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NJLA strives to provide professional development, networking opportunities, and advocacy efforts for all New Jersey libraries and librarians. Your membership is a solid investment in your career. Member participation is key to the success of the Association. Be a part of the vibrant NJ library community!

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Support NJLA

The New Jersey Library Association provides vision and leadership for the library community and serves as a voice for New Jersey libraries and library workers. To help NJLA continue the important work it does, we need your support. NJLA is a 501(c)(3) charitable and educational organization.

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