Top 10 Reasons to Attend
Attend ALA Annual Conference and Exhibit and...
- Learn from your peers at 500+ programs on hot topics
- Fill your toolbox with tools for library advocacy
- Choose among the wide range of Preconferences and continuing education
- Have the chance to share your expertise in a “Conversation Starter” program
- Connect with employers or job seekers at the ALA JobLIST Placement Center
- Meet hundreds of authors at four live stages and in booths throughout the exhibit hall
- Hear unforgettable speakers and presenters such as John Irving, Jodi Picoult and Samantha Van Leer, and the Rock Bottom Remainders
- See and try the latest in products, services, publications and technologies from 800+ exhibitors in the largest library exhibition in the world
- Engage at the Networking Uncommons—impromptu sessions, and conversations
- Enjoy the professional and personal experiences your colleagues describe here
PLUS - with your annual conference full registration you get free access to Virtual Conference archives and can take advantage of a special registration discount offer for the 2012 ALA Virtual Conference
The Annual Conference is the best place to expand your network, build your knowledge, and improve your profession.