Publications & Directories

The Michigan Library Association is your statewide forum for library news and information. 

MLA Members currently stay connected through three e-newsletters:  MLA Update (general information), Professional Development Update (MLA workshop, conference and educational information) and Advocacy Update (state and local legislation that affects the Michigan library community.)


Archived issues of former MLA publications, no longer in production:

Michigan LibrariesMLA's quarterly newsletter.  Covered a wide variety of topics including: MLA news and information; news from around the state; legislative updates and advocacy tips; regular features such as Tech Watch,  Spotlight on Special Collections and more.

MLA Forum, MLA's online peer-reviewed journal was published from 2002-2009.  Past issues remain available for your viewing.

Books and Directories on various topics are available on a variety of topics to serve member needs.