Monday, February 25, 2013

CFP for Access Services Conference (Atlanta, GA - November 6-8, 2013)

CFP for Access Services Conference (Atlanta, GA - November 6-8, 2013)

Access Services Conference 2013, Unlocking the 21st Century Library

On behalf of the Conference Organizing Committee, we would like to invite you to submit a proposal for the Access Services Conference 2013, Unlocking the 21st Century Library.  This year's event will be held at The Global Learning Center and Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta, GA from November 6-8, 2013.

The Access Services Conference is an opportunity for individuals working in all areas of Access Services in libraries to gather information and communicate with other professionals about Circulation, Reserves, Interlibrary Loan, Student Worker Management, Security, Stacks Maintenance, and other topics of interest.

We invite program proposals from February 25 until 5pm, May 10, 2013. Accepted program proposal submissions should be able to fit within a 45 minute segment including time for questions.  Proposals might focus on any of the following areas:
Customer Service Circulation
Interlibrary Loan
Consortia Agreements
Electronic resources and access services
Space Management
Stacks Maintenance
Student Worker Management
Current technology for access service    enhancement
Program Proposal guidelines:
Please submit an abstract, 150 words or less, with the program title and your name.  Program proposals will be reviewed by the program committee and those presenters who are selected will be notified by June 3, 2013.  Go to to submit your proposal.

For more information, please visit the conference website at:

Please direct any questions to
Catherine Jannik Downey  

Vendors or organizations interested in sponsoring the Access Services Conference please contact
Denita Hampton

Colleen  S. Harris
Head of Access Services & Assistant Professor
Lupton Library
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
615 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga TN 37403