There are two ways to get American Libraries:

Become a member of the American Library Association.

or Subscribe as an institution.

Imagine a service for librarians that teams up with the best minds in the profession to examine the issues of the day, keeps pace with the latest news about new technology, races ahead with a balanced and readable selection of opinion and viewpoints, downloads it all into a colorful and portable format, and delivers it to your door every other month!

It’s here. It’s called American Libraries, and it’s committed to earning a place on your desk and your library’s shelves.

Institutional subscriptions are $74/year in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, $84/year elsewhere.

Single issues are $7.50, with a 30% discount for five or more copies. Contact Carrie Smith, 800-545-2433, ext. 4216 or

American Libraries publishes 6 times a year.

Subscribe through your jobber, or send payment to:

American Libraries, Subscriptions
50 E. Huron St.
Chicago, IL 60611

Indicate the name and address of subscribing institution and department or attention line.

Institutional membership in the American Library Association includes a subscription to American Libraries. For information about other benefits and dues, call 800-545-2433 and press 5, or visit the American Library Association website.