MPLA Newsletter


MPLA Newsletter Editor
Melanie Argo
Newsletter Editor
Madison Public Library
209 E. Center
Madison, South Dakota 57042
P: 605.256.7525
E: editor@mpla.us

Newsletter Forms
MPLA Newsletter Issues

The Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA) is a 12-state association of librarians, library paraprofessionals, and friends of libraries in Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming. The MPLA Newsletter is currently accepting advertising. Information vendors, book publishers, and others who supply goods and services to libraries within the Mountain Plains Library region are encouraged to submit advertising for insertion into the newsletter.

The MPLA Newsletter is published six times a year online in electronic format. Each issue averages 24 pages, but the length may vary.


MPLA Newsletter Deadlines

Issue Date Deadline
February-March 01 January
April-May 01 March
June-July 01 May
August-September 01 July
October-November 01 September
December-January 01 November
MPLA Newsletter Editor
Melanie Argo
Newsletter Editor
Madison Public Library
209 E. Center
Madison, South Dakota 57042
P: 605.256.7525
E: editor@mpla.us

Newsletter Forms

MPLA Newsletter Advertising

The following guidelines have been established for advertising in the MPLA Newsletter:

  • All advertising is subject to editorial approval and the editor reserves the right to refuse any advertising deemed inappropriate.
  • MPLA assumes no liability for ad content. Every precaution will be made to avoid false or misleading advertising.
  • No issue of the newsletter will contain more than 20% advertising.
  • Payment for advertising copy should accompany the copy, or alternate arrangements may be approved by the editor.
  • The editor will make the final decision on placement of the copy unless special placement arrangements are made at the purchase time.
  • All copy must be camera-ready submitted in electronic format. Preferred format is PDF, 1200 dpi, 133 line screen. Other formats may include MS Publisher, Adobe InDesign, or Quark Xpress. Color is encouraged.

MPLA Newsletter Advertising Rates

Ad Size Cost (per issue) Cost (per year - 6 issues)
Full page (7” x 9”) $150 $800
½ page (3 ½” x 9”) $75 $375
½ page (7” x 4 ½”) $75 $375
¼ page (4½” x 3 ½”) $40 $200
Business card (2” x 3 ½”) $25 $125