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Volunteer and Engagement Opportunities with your Michigan Library Association

Looking for ways to further your career, get up on the latest trends, enhance your network, create professional relationships, or give back to your library community? We encourage you to explore the many avenues available to connect with your MLA and your colleagues.

2019-2020 Call for Volunteers

The 2019-2020 Call for Volunteers is now open! Take advantage of the opportunity to make a difference in the Michigan library community. Develop your leadership skills and grow your professional network by volunteering to serve on a committee or work group. If you're interested in growing personally or professionally, we have a place for you.

Important Dates to Remember

  • April 19, 2019: Last day to sign up for the 2019-2020 volunteer term
  • On or before May 31: Assignments confirmed by email

Who is Eligible?

All MLA members are eligible to participate and volunteer on a committee or work group. Nonmembers interested in volunteering are welcome to join the association online or by calling (517) 394-2774 ext. 227.

Why should I volunteer?

Volunteering will help you take charge of your career and broaden your knowledge. You can gain access to current events in your career area or take advantage of a safe space to learn about other areas while you have a chance to enhance your leadership skills. It’s also a great way to just have some fun while meeting new people.


Opportunities for Involvement

Standing Committees

Work Groups