American Association of School Librarians
"The mission of the American Association of School Librarians is to advocate excellence, facilitate change, and develop leaders in the school library media field."
Massachusetts Center for the Book
An affiliate of the Library of Congress.
Massachusetts School Library Association
The vision of the MSLA is that "Massachusetts schools will have school library programs that are fully integrated into the instructional program and serve all students regardless of ethnicity, language, income, physical limitations, learning styles or abilities."
Originally created by the MTA to promote literacy in association with the Boston Red Sox. The MTA has also created partnerships with the Boston Bruins, the NBA Champion Boston Celtics and classical radio station WCRB. The partnerships focus on different curriculum areas but they all share the same goal — to promote student achievement in Massachusetts public schools.