Purpose & Contact

The Public Library Division (PLD) provides for the exchange of ideas and experiences, to stimulate continued professional growth, to improve and extend public library services, to raise library standards, to secure support for libraries and to cooperate in the promotion of library services generally. See the Public Library Division Bylaws for more information.

Contact PLD leadership at publiclibrarydivision@georgialibraryassociation.org


  • Chair: Belinda Outwater
  • Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect: Stephen Houser
  • Secretary: Kimberly Snoddy-George