Tuesday, January 31, 2017
CFP 2017 ALA Annual Poster session Deadline is Friday, February 3
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR PROPOSAL FOR THE 2017 ALA ANNUAL POSTER SESSION IS!
Share your best ideas and work with the national library community by presenting a poster session at the 2017 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago!
The poster session committee encourages submissions from all types of libraries and on any topic relevant to librarianship. Submissions may include a description of an innovative library program; an analysis of a solution to a problem; a report of a research study; or any other presentation that would benefit the larger library community.
Poster session participants place materials such as pictures, data, graphs, diagrams and narrative text on boards that are usually 4 x 8 feet. During their assigned 1½ hour time periods, participants informally discuss their presentations with conference attendees.
Titles/abstracts from previous years are available on ALA Connect : (note that this site is only serving as an archive for previous Annual Conference poster sessions - for information on this year's poster session, go to the 2017 ALA poster session website).
The deadline for submitting an application is.
Applicants will be notified in the first half of March, after a double blind peer review process, whether their submission has been accepted for presentation at the conference. The 2017 ALA Annual Poster Sessions will be heldin the exhibits hall.
Start the application process now: https://idp.ala.org/idp/Authn/
You must login to the site using your ALA username and password, or you can create a username and password for the site before you submit your application.
Questions about poster session presentations and submissions may be directed to: Blake Doherty, chair of the ALA poster session committee, firstname.lastname@example.org
Candace Benefiel, chair of the ALA poster session review panel, email@example.com
Leighann Wood, MSLIS
Sr. Program Officer
American Library Association