CAL membership Information - Institutional Membership

Your institution's membership will run one year from the date you join.

If you are renewing early, your year will begin when your current membership expires.

Benefits of Institutional Memberships:

  • All library trustees/board members for member institutions receive complimentary individual memberships in CAL.

  • All staff at member institutions will receive a discount on conference and workshop registrations.

  • All staff at member institutions will receive access to free professional development opportunities.

  • Institutional members will be recognized and thanked at the annual CALCON meeting.

  • Institutional members will have access to the online Members Only Directory, a database of librarians and library supporters in Colorado.

  • Institutional members will have a subscription to the Quarterly CAL Newsletter.

  • Institutional members may use a CAL-provided Electronic Badge on their website or email indicating their status as an institutional member to highlight their financial support of Colorado libraries.

  • Institutional members are recognized on the CAL Website and in the CAL Quarterly newsletter.

In addition to the direct benefits listed above:

  • A persuasive voice for Colorado libraries on public policy and legislative issues.

  • Demonstrated value of libraries and librarians.

  • Leadership opportunities through service, information sharing, and networking.

Institutional Dues Structure:

Library Annual Budget

Membership Dues

Less than $100K


$100K to $500K


$500K to $1M


$1M to $5M


$5M to $10M





Apply for Institutional Membership

**After becoming an Institutional Member, please share with the CAL office your institution's:

  1. high resolution logo

  2. website link

  3. list of Trustees/Board members, including names and email addresses, so that they may receive their complimentary individual memberships.