Purpose: The purpose of this organization shall be to promote the image of ARLA to the libraries of Arkansas. With bringing awareness of the benefits and opportunities of professional growth with ARLA to members. To highlight networking, sharing of information, and ideas that influence the continued success of the ARLA organization.
The ArLA Mentoring Program has been established in order to provide a method of introducing and encouraging library staff and students to work together, to network, and to support the ArLA organization. Mentors are current members of the association who have agreed to help other members learn about the profession in general and more specifically about the different aspects of ArLA and how it functions.