List of library associations

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  • Academic Library Association (ALA), India
  • Association of Librarians in Public Sector (ALPS), Inc.
  • Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
  • Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists and Documentalists
  • Bengal Library Association
  • Central Government Library Association
  • China Society for Library Science [2]
  • East-Kazakhstan Librarians' Association
  • Hong Kong Library Association [2]
  • Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centres (IASLIC)
  • Indian Academic Library Association
  • Indian Library Association (ILA)
  • Iranian Library and Information Science Association
  • Iranian Librarians Association of America
  • Iranian Medical Library Association
  • The union of Iranian library and information science student associations (ADKA)
  • Israeli Association of Librarians and Information Professionals
  • Japan Association of Private University Libraries [2]
  • Japan Library Association [2]
  • Japan Medical Library Association [2]
  • Japan School Library Association [2]
  • Japan Special Libraries Association [2]
  • Junior College Library Association (Japan) [2]
  • Kerala Library Association
  • Korean Library Association (South Korea)[2]
  • Librarians Association of Malaysia
  • Librarians Association of Metro Pampanga (LAMP)
  • Library Association of Bangladesh
  • Library Association of China (Taiwan) [2]
  • Library Association of Singapore
  • Library Association of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea)[2]
  • Library Association of the Republic of China
  • Macau Library and Information Management Association
  • Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines
  • Medical Library Association of India
  • Middle East Librarians Association
  • Nepal Library Association (NLA)
  • Pakistan Library Association
  • Pakistan Librarians Welfare Organization
  • Pakistan Library Automation Group]] (PakLAG)
  • Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians
  • Pakistan Library Club
  • Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc.
  • Philippine Group of Law Librarians, Inc.
  • Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.
  • Regional Federation of South Asian Library Associations
  • Thai Library Association
  • Uzbekistan Library Association
  • Turkish Librarians Association - Turkey
  • University and Research Librarians Association - Turkey
  • University of Peshawar Library & Information Science Alumni Association - Pakistan
  • Telangana library student association(TLIBSA)


  • Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries (ACURIL)
  • Association of Librarians in the Jamaica Library Service (ALJAS)
  • Caribbean Association of Law Libraries (CARALL)
  • Cayman Islands Information Professionals (CIIP)
  • Library and Information Association of Jamaica (LIAJA)
  • Library Association of Trinidad and Tobago (LATT)
  • Library Association of Barbados (LAB)
  • Library Association of Bermuda (LAB)


  • Art Libraries Association
  • ASLIB (UK); formerly 'Association of Special Libraries and Information Bureaux (ASLIB)'
  • Association of Andalusian Librarians (Spain)
  • Association of Church Librarians in Spain
  • Association of European Research Libraries (French: Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche (LIBER))
  • Association of French Librarians
  • Association of Greek Librarians & Information Scientists
  • Association of Hungarian Librarians
  • Association of information and documentation professionals, ADBS, formerly the Association of specialized librarians and librarians (French)
  • Association of Libraries of Czech Universities
  • Association of Library and Information Professionals of the Czech Republic
  • Association of Valencian Librarians (ABV) (Spain)
  • Austrian Association of Librarians
  • Austrian Library Association
  • Belarusian Library Association
  • Belgian Association for Documentation
  • British and Irish Association of Law Librarians
  • Bulgarian Library Association
  • Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP), formerly the Library Association and the Institute of Information Scientists (UK)
  • Col·legi Oficial de Bibliotecaris-Documentalistes de Catalunya (COBDC)
  • Consortium of European Research Libraries (CERL)
  • Croatian Library Association
  • Cyprus Association of Librarians – Information Scientists (CALIS)
  • Danish Library Association
  • Danish Union of Librarians
  • Dutch Association of University Libraries, the Royal Library and the Library of the Royal Dutch Academy of Science
  • Dutch National Association of Public Libraries
  • Education and Libraries Association (Spain)
  • Estonian Librarians Association
  • European Association for Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL)
  • European Association of Aquatic Sciences Libraries and Information Centres (Euraslic)
  • European Association of Libraries and Information Services on Addictions (Elisad), formerly the European Association of Libraries and Information Services on Alcohol and other Drugs
  • European Association of Sinological Librarians (EASL)
  • European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations
  • Federation Union of German Library and Information Associations
  • Finland's Swedish Library Association
  • Finnish Library Association
  • Finnish Music Library Association
  • Finnish Research Library Association
  • Galician Library Association (ABG) (Spain)
  • Georgian Association of Information Specialists
  • Georgian Library Association
  • German Library Association
  • Icelandic Library and Information Science Association
  • Italian Library Association
  • Latvian Librarians Association
  • Library & Information Science Promotion Society (India)
  • Library Association of Ireland
  • Lithuanian Librarian's Association
  • M25 Consortium of Academic Libraries
  • Malta Library and Information Association
  • Navarrese Association of Librarians (ASNABI) (Spain)
  • Netherlands Public Library Association
  • Norwegian Association of Special Libraries
  • Norwegian Library Association
  • Norwegian Union of Librarians
  • Polish Librarians Association
  • Portuguese Association of Librarians, Archivists and Documentalists
  • Private Libraries Association (UK)
  • Professional Association of Information Specialists (APEI) (Spain)
  • Russian Library Association
  • Romanian Library Association
  • School Library Association (UK)
  • Slovenian Library Association
  • Spanish Federation of Societies of Archivist, Librarians, Documentalist and Museology (FESABID)
  • Swedish Library Association
  • Swiss Association Library & Information Management (SLI)
  • Ukrainian Library Association[3]
  • The Czech Republic Libraries Association (SDRUK ČR)
  • Turkish University and Research Librarians' Association (UNAK)
  • Turkish Librarians' Association (TKDt)

Latin America[edit]

  • Librarian Association of El Salvador
  • Comité de Cooperación entre Bibliotecas Universitarias de Guatemala
  • Asociación Bibliotecológica de Guatemala
  • Argentinian Library Association
  • Brazilian Federation of Librarians Associations, Information Scientists and Institutions
  • Colombian Library Association (ASCOLBI)
  • Mexican Library Association
  • Sociedad de Bibliotecarios de Puerto Rico (SBPR)
  • Asociación de Bibliotecarios Escolares de Puerto Rico
  • Asociación Paraguaya de Gestores de la Información (APGI)

North America[edit]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ Commonwealth Library Association Archived 2009-04-14 at the Wayback Machine; Commonwealth Secretariat
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Library Associations Around the World". US: American Library Association. Retrieved 31 January 2019.
  3. ^ Lyudmila Shpilevaya (2010), "Ukraine: Libraries", in Marcia J. Bates (ed.), Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, ISBN 9780849397127