New Look, New Feature on


Bethesda, Md. (Nov. 1, 2008) – unveiled a new search feature and a new look for the site today. Users of are now able to search for associations that make their mailing lists available for sale through an outside vendor.

More than 1,000 associations have indicated that they have made their mailing lists available to an association’s non-members. This designation is included on each association’s profile that provided this information. Additionally, users may use the advanced search feature to look specifically for organizations that sell their member mailing lists to non-members.

In addition to the inclusion of a new search feature, has been redesigned to make the site more user-friendly. While the surface of the site is now cleaner and easier to navigate, all of the information available under the old design is still available with this new design.

To see the redesigned site and to try out the new search feature, please visit, a division of Columbia Books & Information Services, is the online guide to 17,000 national, state and regional associations, their people and their meetings. For more than 40 years CBIS has tracked the association community and has provided the public with the most accurate and up-to-date information available.