Free One Year CALA Membership for New Student Members

Dear colleagues and friends,

We're pleased to announce that the Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) is offering a free one year membership to new student members, thanks to a generous donation of $1,000.00 from Dr.Tze-chung Li, Professor and Dean Emeritus of Dominican University Graduate School of Library and Information Sciences and one of the founding members of CALA. The fund left in the current year will be carried over to the next year till all fund is utilized.


1.     Applicants must be enrolled in a master’s or doctoral program in Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited institution in North America; AND

2.     Applicants must be of Chinese nationality or of Chinese descent; AND3.     Applicants must be new to CALA and not previously a member of CALA.

Application Requirements:

1.     Each applicant must complete a CALA membership application( in full or be disqualified.

Please help spread the word!

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact any of the CALA Membership Committee members listed below.


Min Tong (co-chair), min.tong@ucf.eduFu
Zhuo (co-chair),
Lian Ruan,
Linda Wen,>
Jennifer Zhao,