BackMember Benefits

Atla members are part of a growing community of librarians, scholars, and professionals that share knowledge and, together, advance the study of religion and theology. Membership also opens up other opportunities to receive financial benefits such as awards, grants, and scholarships and take part in group purchasing of tools and resources that may other otherwise be cost-prohibitive for individual members or small institutions.

Institutional Member Benefits

Being an Institutional Member of Atla has its benefits. Learn about the programs and services available to Institutional Members.

Individual Member Benefits

Being an Individual Member of Atla has its benefits. Learn about the programs and services available to Individual Members.

Leadership Opportunities

We provide a wide variety of leadership opportunities for professionals in religion and theology through leadership and professional development programs.

Association Publications

Association related publications document the work and activities of the Association and its members and are managed and produced by Atla staff.

Recent Member News

Previous Next

Key Findings: Surveying Members’ Professional Development Needs

The Professional Development Committee shares their key findings from the 2020 Professional Development Needs Assessment Survey.

Dues for the 2020-2021 Atla Membership Year

Atla Members may opt to pay their full membership dues or use a discount code to indicate their preferred “pay what you want” dues level for the 2020-2021 membership year.

Member Spotlight: Alexis Weiss

Meet Alexis Weiss, Reference & Instruction Librarian at Loyola Marymount University.

Launching into Your Inbox: The Transformed Atla Newsletter

The Atla Newsletter is getting a new format! The publication will transition to an email highlighting the top posts from the Atla Blog.

Member Spotlight: Christa Strickler

Check out the first installment of our new series, Member Spotlight, featuring Christa Strickler, Associate Professor of Library Science at Wheaton College.

There’s No Place Like Home (Libraries): Atla Member Shelfies

Several of our Atla members share their beautiful home libraries or "shelf selfies" (shelfies) with us to brighten our day!

Become a Member of Atla Today!

  • Connect with colleagues in your field
  • Learn from rich professional development offerings
  • Grow through leadership opportunities
  • Collaborate with other professionals and libraries