You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Join TLA
Join us for Launch September 22 – 23 | The Pearl Hotel, South Padre Island

Learn more about effective networking and leadership skills that can serve you throughout your career.

learn more
Executive Leadership Immersion Aug. 4-8 | Lakeway

Registration now open.

Learn More
Latest News
View all News

Resolution in Support of Immigrant Children

Advocacy, TLA News

In response to the immigrant crisis along the Texas border, TLA’s Latino Caucus Round Table presented this resolution in support of immigrant children to TLA Council at Annual Assembly where it was adopted. WHEREAS, The Texas Library Association is committed to supporting libraries role as an advocate of social responsibility and the public good; WHEREAS, […]

Read More

TLA Welcomes New Interim Executive Director

TLA News

The Texas Library Association (TLA) is pleased to announce that Joe Dahlstrom will serve as interim executive director while the search for a new executive director takes place. His first day is Monday, June 24, 2019. Dahlstrom, who joined TLA in 1973, has been an extremely active member, serving as TLA President from 1987 – […]

Read More

11 Days and Counting!

Advocacy, TLA Membership

With just 11 days remaining in the 86th Texas Legislative Session, and deadlines looming in the House, it is crunch time for many bills. Saturday, May 18 is the last day for house committees to report senate bills and senate joint resolutions in order for them to have any chance of being placed on a […]

Read More

UNT Student Shares Insight & Lessons Learned from her First TLA Conference

TLA Annual Conference, TLA News

The wonder of TLA was phenomenal and completely changed my perception of possible professional career options. As a distant learning student, I felt that there seemed to be difficulty truly connecting with members of my cohort. I am a school librarian and was under the incorrect notion that I was limited to remaining at the […]

Read More

Texas Library Journal

  • Library Services in Juvenile Detention Centers
  • PBS Books Library Engagement Program
  • Libraries and the 2020 US Census

Learn More

Monthly Membership Meeting

Join TLA President Cecilia Barham for an online meeting the first Friday of each month from 2:30 – 3:00pm CT. She will have interesting guests that will share insights into…

Learn More
Our Featured Sponsors
View all Sponsors