Found yourself in a library? Join ALIA



Did you know that ALIA Membership is not just for Librarians and Library Technicians?

Become an Allied Field Personal Member of ALIA  and help build the future of our profession.

We have always welcomed Allied Field Members from records management, archives and IT. Our Allied Field membership now also includes knowledge management, marketing, teaching, social work, museum studies, early childhood, media and other professions where the minimum qualification is a Diploma.

To promote this membership category, we are offering a unique opportunity for Allied Field professionals to join ALIA at a special promotional rate for their first year of membership.


What is ALIA Day?

ALIA Day is 25 May 2018, the Friday of Library and Information Week. Join ALIA Day is about building a strong association through membership, especially our Professional Members!

What is ALIA Allied Field membership?

ALIA Allied Field personal membership is a category that recognises all professionals who work in libraries and information services coming from other disciplines. 

What is the promotion?

From 21 May 2018 until 30 June 2018, ALIA is offering new individuals to opportunity to join the Professional Personal membership category – Allied Field, at a special discounted rate of only $299 instead of $349 (or $149 instead of $199 if you qualify for the reduced rate of membership) for the first year of membership.



Any new member joining ALIA in the Professional Personal Membership – Allied Field category is eligibe for the promotional discount on the first year of membership. 
This special offer is for new individuals joining the Professional Personal Membership category – Allied Field. The discounted membership rate is for Allied Field membership and is available from 21 May 2018 until 30 June 2018 via application form.


How do I join?

To take advantage of our ALIA Day special membership offer please complete an application form and send it directly to Unfortunately the discount can't be applied when you are joining online. 


Join ALIA Day - Allied Field resources


If you have ever flirted with the idea of joining ALIA now is the time to do it! 


*Terms and conditions

  • Open for new members joining ALIA in the Allied Field Personal Membership category.
  • Discount eligble when paying the full annual fee or the reduced annual fee.
  • Joining members paying the student fee, retiree fee are not eligible to receive discount.
  • Current eligibility requirements for professional membership category Allief Field must still be met. 
  • PDF application form must be completed.
  • Only new member applications received between 21 May 2018 and 30 June 2018 will be eligible.