Membership Year

The Membership Year is September 1 to August 31. 

The 2023-2024 Membership Year is no longer accepting registrations. Please check back in August 2024 to register for the 2024-2025 Membership Year.

Join Us

There are two ways to join the Chapter.

  1. JOIN US as a dues paying Local Chapter Member - Eventbrite Registration for 2023-2024 is closed.  

    (2024-2025 Membership Registration
    will open in August 2024.)

  2. REGISTER as an ACRL National Member of New England - Eventbrite Registration for 2023-2024 is closed.  

    (2024-2025 Membership Registration will open in August 2024.)
  • Eligibility Requirements apply for ACRL National Members seeking Chapter membership:
    • I am a member-in-good-standing with ACRL National.
    • I live, work or attend a school in New England.
    • I have a current personal membership with ACRL.
    • I am able to provide a valid ALA Personal Member ID Number for ACRL National Member of New England verification purposes.


  • 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 nine active special interest groups 
      • Attend the Annual Chapter Conference (Takes place annually each May.)
    • Scholarships & Awards


  • Membership pricing
    • ACRL National Member of New England (working/living/going to school in New England)  FREE
    • Librarian Member: $20.00
    • Paraprofessional: $10.00
    • Student: $5.00
    • 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.
  • Payment for Local Chapter Membership dues is submitted by credit/debit card via the Membership Eventbrite Registration Form.

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