About WLA

Washington’s citizens rely upon libraries to further their education, enhance their skills in the work place, fully function in today’s global society, and enrich and enjoy their daily lives. The Washington Library Association, with a membership of 1504 individuals and 49 institutions, provides the leadership needed to develop, improve, and promote library services to all Washington residents. WLA is a chapter of the American Library Association.

WLA can be reached by phone at 206-823-1138 or email info@wla.org

The WLA mailing address is: PO Box 33808, Seattle, WA 98133

Learn more about the benefits of WLA membership here!

Meet some of the people, groups, and libraries that make up our association in the "I AM WLA"feature.

Organizational Structure
WLA Organizational Chart
Board Roster
Committee Chair Roster
Division Chair Roster
Section Chair Roster
Position Descriptions  

WLA Bylaws
Financial Policies and Procedures
Items/Issues Requiring Board Approval
Library Resources
Library Ambassadors
Library Community
Library Jobs
Core Values
Defending Privacy & Confidentiality
Diverse Collections

Intellectual Freedom Statement
Meetings Calendar
Upcoming Meetings

Archived Minutes
Expense Reimbursement Voucher
Board Report Form
Social Media
WLA Social Media Policy

Graduate Study Scholarships
WALT Scholarship
WALE Scholarship


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