Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: June 1, 2011, 2:37 PM
The mission of the Maine Library Association is to promote and enhance the value of Maine libraries and librarianship, to foster cooperation among those who work in and for Maine libraries, and to provide leadership in ensuring that information is accessible to all citizens from their libraries. The Council may adopt and publicize positions on issues and legislation affecting libraries.
Advocates for Maine libraries and encourages their growth and development
Provides opportunities for continuing education, workshops, or conferences of members
Provides tools and mechanisms for members to exchange ideas and meet
Serves as a source of information about trends and issues
Works in partnership with non-library and library groups and organizations that also serve our membership
Encourages and fosters a spirit of cooperation among all who work in libraries.