Membership

VLA Membership

Individual membership is open to anyone with an interest in libraries in the Commonwealth of Virginia, including professionals, professional associates, trustees, friends, students, volunteers, and vendors. A special category is also provided for institutions and organizations to join VLA. Thank you in advance for considering a tax-deductible donation to VLA’s Scholarship Fund or to the VLA Professional Development Endowment Fund. You can also donate to help support our VLA Legislative Liaison. Please use the VLA Membership Form, below, to establish a new membership and/or make a donation to VLA.

The VLA membership year runs January 1 - December 31. As per the VLA Manual, memberships are not pro-rated.

VLA Membership Form (for creating a new membership)

New memberships established between July 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016 will be given a one-time membership extension through December 2017.

VLA Membership Renewal (for existing members)

 

2017 Membership Rates (no increase over 2016):

  • Students……………………………………………...........… $15.00
  • Friends, Trustees, Retiree & Salary to $13,500……......... $25.00
  • Salary $13,501 – $19,999………………............………..... $35.00
  • Salary $20,000 – $29,999……………...…............……..... $55.00
  • Salary $30,000 – $39,999………………............………..... $70.00
  • Salary $40,000 – $49,999………………............………..... $80.00
  • Salary $50,000 – $59,999……………….............………..... $90.00
  • Salary $60,000 – $69,999………………...........………..... $100.00
  • Salary $70,000 – $79,000………………............……........ $110.00
  • Salary $80,000 & Up……………………...........………...... $120.00
  • Corporate Sponsors…………………….......... …………… $200.00

Organizational Membership Application (for Academic Libraries)

Organizational Membership RENEWAL (for Academic Libraries)

 

Membership Levels* (FTE)

  • Very small (Under 1,000). . . . . . . . . . $100
  • Small (1,001 – 2,999) . . . . . . . . . . . . $150
  • Medium (3,000 – 9,999) . . . . . . . . . . $250
  • Large (10,000 – 19,999) . . . . . . . . . . $400
  • Very large (20,000+) . . . . . . . . . . . . . $500

For more information on Organizational Membership, Organizational Membership for Academic Libraries

If you have any questions, please contact VLA Executive Director Lisa Varga at vla.lisav@cox.net