Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA)
The PaLA annual conference: PA Libraries: Engage, Educate, Enrich will take place October 4 - 7 at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. The conference will include more than 100 educational sessions and posters, as well as a 2-day Library Products & Services Trade Show. Read more
Attendee Registration is now OPEN!
For more than 50 years, PaLA has been successfully linking library suppliers with the Pennsylvania library community at the annual conference. If you already do business with libraries, or would like to reach this market, you can't afford to miss this show! Read more
* NEW: Governor Signs Child Protection Law Changes;
Impacts Volunteer Background Checks, Higher Ed, Fees & Deadlines
Governor Wolf signed Act 15 of 2015 designed to clarify the 2014 child protection laws including criminal background check requirements and other changes. Read more.
Child Protection Laws: One-Stop Resource Center for Compliance
PaLA has pulled together some essential background and helpful resources for libraries striving to comply with many new laws related to protecting children and preventing child abuse. Read more
PaLA Bulletin- Open Access
The PaLA Bulletin is full of news you can use,
interesting articles, and important announcements and available to anyone visiting this website!