Membership of the Library Association of Ireland provides you with access to information and support to help develop your career.
As a member you can join as many specialist groups and sections as you wish, giving you access to a large range of CPD opportunities. The LAI is a platform to communicate with, network and learn from other librarians throughout Ireland and further afield.
The Association is composed of individual, student and institutional members.
Membership Rates (per calendar year)
Personal Members (Local) whose annual salary or income:
Band One: does not exceed €24,999 pay €25
Band Two: is between €25,000 and €44,999 pay €60
Band Three: is between €45,000 and €64,999 pay €95
Band Four: is €65,000 and over pay €110
Unemployed members pay €15
Students of recognised LIS course FREE for 2 years (Course details and year must be provided)
Personal Members Overseas
Members who work outside the Republic of Ireland and are also members of a sister Library Association pay €60
Annual membership is €350