HLA Membership




HLA membership is enabled by becoming an ALIA Member (use Members menu)

Any membership category is suitable, including Institutional



Fourteen benefits of HLA Membership:

1.    Receive monthly HLA Alerts direct to your inbox

2.    Join HLA LinkedIn

3.    Join the ALIA Certified Professional (Health) program (Professional Personal Members only)

4.    Apply for the member-only HLA / MedicalDirector Health Informatics Award worth $3000

5.    Generous discounts for training, workshops and other events (both HLA & ALIA)

6.    First access to HLA Reports and Research such as ‘Health Libraries Return on Investment’

7.    Advocacy support

8.    Ability to nominate for the HLA Executive (Personal Members only)

9.   Support your professional body and become part of the HLA community!

10.  Access to over 180 LIS Ebooks (6 examples below). You can access the Ebooks section with your ALIA login directly here

Introduction to Healthcare Knowledge and Library Services (2024)
Online Instruction: A Practical Guide for Librarians (2022)
Data-Driven Decisions: A Practical Toolkit for Library and Information Professionals (2022)
Libraries Publish : How to Start a Magazine, Small Press, Blog, and More (2021)
The Efficient Library : Ten Simple Changes That Save Time and Improve Service (2020)
Research Data Access and Management in Modern Libraries (2019)

11.  30% discount on Taylor & Francis books

12.  Access to the Journal of the Australian Library and Information Association (JALIA) and inCITE

13. Access to Beamafilm – a streaming platform for true stories and independent voices

14. Your membership may be tax deductible