Pennsylvania General Assembly

Locate contact information for PA House and Senate members, commitees and more


United for Libraries

On February 1, 2009, Friends of Libraries U.S.A. (FOLUSA) and the Association for Library Trustees and Advocates (ALTA) joined forces to become an expanded division of ALA known as the Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations, now United for Libraries. Through this partnership, United for Libraries brings together libraries' voices to speak out on behalf of library services and free public access to information.


National Library Legislative Day

National Library Legislative Day (NLLD) is a two-day educational event that brings hundreds of librarians, trustees, library supporters, and patrons to Washington, D.C. 


2007 Funding Report

Local and State Sources of Funding for Public Libraries: The National Picture (October 2007)

Prepared for The Pennsylvania Library Association and Pennsylvania Citizens for Better Libraries

Prepared by Patricia L. Owens and Mary L. Sieminski from RPA, Inc.

PaLALibraryFundingStudy 2007 (pdf)