Friends of Libraries USA (FOLUSA)

What is Friends of Libraries USA (FOLUSA)?

Friends of Libraries USA (FOLUSA) meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:

Established in 1979, with headquarters in Philadelphia, FOLUSA was an affiliate of the American Library Association (ALA) with membership consisting of Friends of the Library groups, libraries, clubs, associations, corporations, and individuals interested in promoting quality library service to all residents of the United States, until it merged in 2009 with the Association of Library Trustees and Advocates (ALTA) to form the Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations (ALTAFF), a division of the ALA.


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