Benefits of Membership:

  • Professional Updates through private BCALA-CT Listserv

  • Library School Student Scholarship through the Dr. Spencer Shaw scholarship

  • Networking Opportunities

  • The ability to participate in unique volunteering opportunities

  • Leadership opportunities through our various committees

  • Become a member of community of black librarians with National membership

Membership Type/Dues:

Use the form below to submit your membership request and payment. [January 1- December 31st]

Library Organization- $100.00

Library Employee- $20.00

Non-Library Organization- $150.00

Friend of BCALA-CT- $35.00

Library Ph.D Student- $10.00

MLS Student- $4.00

BCALA-CT membership online.

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*Note: Memberships paid through PayPal are automatically renewed each year unless the subscription is cancelled.

After completing your membership via PayPal,
please fill out
this application on Google Forms to complete the online membership application.

BCALA-CT membership by mail.

Dues are payable in U.S. Bank check or money order to THE BCALA-CT and SENT to the affiliate's Treasurer:

BCALA -- Connecticut Affiliation

37 Grandview Avenue

Norwalk, Connecticut 06850

Download 2023 Membership Application

Download 2023 Institution Application