Membership in AAAL is institutional and is available to all academic libraries in Alberta upon payment of an annual institutional membership fee of $100.00.

View the current membership list.

To become a Member of AAAL:

  • Fill out the AAAL Application for Membership [.docx]
  • Please send all membership applications to the AAAL Secretary/Treasurer via mail, fax or email at
  • An Institutional Membership in the AAAL is $100.00 CAD per year.
  • Annual institutional membership fee is payable on or before September 30 of each year.
  • Membership shall cease upon non-payment of membership fees for a period greater than 6 months after September 30th of every year.

Individuals employed in the libraries of institutional members are eligible to participate in association activities and meetings. However, each institutional member must appoint a single voting representative.

Other interested parties may seek affiliate membership by submitting a request to the Executive Committee for consideration by the voting members:

  • Affiliate memberships do not include voting rights;
  • Employees of affiliate members are welcome to attend and participate in association meetings and activities; and
  • The annual affiliate institutional membership fee will be determined by member institutions at a general meeting. It is payable no later than January of every year.