The Iowa Library Association advocates for quality library services for all Iowans and provides leadership, education and support for members.
Interested in Joining ILA?
Let our membership section answer your questions about why you should be a part of the best resource for Iowa librarians.
Looking to Volunteer with ILA?
Click here for the ILA "I Can Help" form that lists areas where you can share your skills and get involved with ILA.
ILA Legislative Day, March 5, 2014 in Des Moines
2:30-3:30 pm Legislative update from Craig Patterson and Amy Campbell, ILA lobbyists, at Iowa Library Services, Ola Babcock Miller Building (corner of E 12th and Grand) Click here for map of Capitol Complex and parking options
3:30 pm Walk to the Capitol Building (metal detectors in use) and up to the Law Library on the second floor. Gather under the colored signs in the Law Library that represent your district.
4-6 pm Legislative reception
Legislators have been invited by ILA/Lobbyists, but a personal note from librarians attending is best! Click here to download a .pdf version of the invitation that you can send to your legislator, and then add a personal message underneath if you like.
2014 ILA Leadership Institute
Apply today for the 2014 ILA Leadership Institute, August 6-8 at The Hotel Kirkwood Center in Cedar Rapids. Applications are due March 31. Download the application form.