• Registration for the 2022 Tri-Conference is Open (5/11/2022) - Registration for the “Building Bridges | Renewing Community” Tri-Conference August 3-6 in Missoula is open. The conference program schedule is nearly complete and will be available soon, with speakers representing 15 US States and Canada.  Don’t miss the opportunity to attend this year’s unique gathering of library professionals from Montana and beyond. Tri-Conference Details Participating… Read More
  • YRCA 2022 Winners — the results are in! (4/29/2022) - The results for the 2022 YRCA are in! Check out the winners here.
  • 2022 Tri-Conference Information (4/12/2022) - We’ve been receiving a flurry of messages about the upcoming MLA / MPLA / PNLA Tri-Conference! The dates for this conference are August 3-6, 2022 and the venue is the Downtown Holiday Inn – Missoula, Montana USA. More information about registration, speakers, sessions, etc. should be available in early May. Registration for conference vendors is… Read More
  • Call for Nominations: PNLA Elections (4/5/2022) - Professional growth, cross-border collaboration, camaraderie, a chance to give back to our profession… there’s a valuable opportunity we’re excited to tell you about! PNLA has 3 openings on the Board of Directors in 2022. Please consider nominating yourself or someone you know. The positions are: —Vice President/President Elect —2nd Vice President– Memberships —Treasurer See below… Read More
  • Call for Proposals for the 2022 Tri-Conference (1/14/2022) - Call for Proposals:  2022 Tri-Conference with Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA),  Montana Library Association (MLA) and Pacific Northwest Library Association (PNLA) Program Proposal Form Proposal Deadline: March 1, 2022 Conference Theme: Building Bridges | Renewing Community Conference Dates: August 3-6, 2022 Location: Downtown Holiday Inn, Missoula, Montana, USA If you have questions please contact Kirk Vriesman, MLA Executive… Read More
  • Be the Next PNLA Treasurer! (1/11/2022) - PNLA is looking for a treasurer! This is a great opportunity for you to: Build your network Apply your finance skills Create a legacy of service Shape the future of PNLA Treasurer’s Duties & Responsibilities Serves a two-year term, taking office at the annual conference Elected in even numbered years Monthly Works with the Finance… Read More
  • Join PLA in Portland, March 23–25: PNLA members save $280 with the Early Bird Discount! (11/8/2021) - Registration is now open for the premier event for public library professionals—the PLA 2022 Conference! Join us live in Portland, OR, March 23–25, to reconnect with the public library world and revitalize the passion for the vital work you do every day. The Public Library Association will be working closely with the Oregon Convention Center and following state and… Read More
  • Save the Date! Annual Conference 2022 in Missoula, MT (9/15/2021) - Save the date August 3-6, 2022! Join us for an exciting tri-conference with the Montana Library Association (MLA) and the Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA). The location will be the Holiday Inn Downtown Missoula, Montana (200 South Pattee in Missoula). Stay tuned for more information. Be watching for requests for session proposals later this fall.… Read More
  • YRCA 2021 Voting is Open! (3/16/2021) - The Young Reader’s Choice Award (YRCA) 2021 polls are now open! View the 2021 nominees Vote here Voting is open until April 15th.
  • Call for Papers! PNLA Quarterly wants to hear from you! (3/16/2021) - What initiatives are library professionals taking in the world of publishing? How do you use, store, and search data? How do you support Open Education Resources? Is your library embracing Open Access? How are you connecting people with Open Research Data? How do the restraints of traditional publishing impact your patrons, and what solutions can… Read More