Section 1: The objectives of the Association shall be:
(1) to encourage the operation of school libraries throughout the country especially in the rural areas.
(2) to foster and maintain among its members high ideals of integrity, learning, professional competence, public service, and conduct;
(3) to encourage and foster continuing program of library education and research and make recommendations; and,
(4) to provide a forum for the discussion of school librarianship, library reform, and relation of librarian to other professions and to the public.