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State Professional Organizations 

Why Join?  There's lots of great reasons!


  • To develop a lifelong love of reading among students in Maryland.

  • To develop skills and promote excellence in print and nonprint media production among students in Maryland

  • To promote and provide for the professional development of its members in order to better implement goals one and two.

  • To encourage the dissemination and sharing of ideas, programs and materials among members through conferences, publications, and other media.

  • To encourage the implementation of state and national standards and guidelines for school library media programs.

  • To foster public understanding of the value of library media programs in the educational process and lifelong learning.

  • To plan and execute programs to encourage the implementation of exemplary school library media programs throughout Maryland.

  • To develop cooperative relationships with other associations and agencies having similar purpose.

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