Become a Member

About Us:

Established in 1972, the New England Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NEC) provides an opportunity for local involvement in issues and activities concerning all academic libraries.

Membership Year:

The Membership Year is September 1 to August 31.  

Join Us:

  • Chapter Membership Registration Form: JOIN US via Eventbrite
  • We ask all eligible ACRL National Members to submit a free Eventbrite Membership Registration to improve your overall Chapter experience.​
  • ACRL National Member Eligibility Requirements:
    • I am a member-in-good-standing with ACRL National.
    • I live, work and/or attend an institution in New England.

Benefits:

  • Membership connects you to hundreds of academic library professionals throughout New England for:
    • Networking
    • Job opportunities
    • Professional advice and best practices
    • Community Building:
      • Share the innovations and successes of your library.
      • Work collaboratively on the challenges facing academic libraries today.
    • Events
      • Chapter Members receive reduced pricing for the annual conference and other regional conferences.
      • Targeted programs are offered throughout the year organized by one of our seven active special interest groups 
      • Attend the Annual Chapter conference (Takes place annually each May.)
        • The 2017 Annual Conference will be for the first time ever in Burlington, VT.
    • Scholarships & Awards
  • Additonal benefits for Library Students:
    • Annual Conference Mentorship Program

Pricing:

  • Membership pricing
    • ACRL National Member (working/living in New England)  FREE
    • Librarian Member: $20.00
    • Library Student: $5.00
    • Paraprofessional: $10.00
    • Retiree: $10.00

Payment Info:

  • Payments received during the current membership year assures membership through August 31st of that calendar year.
  • Membership dues received from renewing members during the membership renewal period beginning in August apply to the next membership year.
  • Pay by Credit via Membership Eventbrite Registration Form.
  • Pay by check: Make checks payable to ACRLNEC. Please mail a copy of your confirmation form with your check to: ACRL NEC c/o Marianne Thibodeau Director, Merrill Library University of Maine at Machias 116 O’Brien Avenue Machias, ME 04654

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