ARLIS/NA actively seeks collaborative relationships with other arts and information organizations to further the goals of art information professionals. Benefits of affiliation include the exchange of publications and conference information; reciprocal complimentary conference registration for the president and executive director of affiliates; reciprocal conference registration at members rates for the membership of affiliated organizations; the exchange of membership lists, advertising privileges in affiliates' publications, and the posting of information on affiliates' listservs. Additional information can be found in the ARLIS/NA Policy Manual, policy numbers R-5 and R-6.

Affiliated organizations include: