Register by January 27, 2017, and take advantage of discounted early-bird registration rates. You can save $70 or more!
How to register
Submit your ACRL 2017 registration via the online registration form. Please note, you will need to log in to your ALA account or create a new one if you don’t have an ALA profile. Please expect to receive e-mail confirmation within 24 hours.
Register by mail or fax
Print off a copy of the ACRL 2017 registration form (PDF file) and mail or fax your completed form to 301-694-5124. Please expect to receive an e-mail confirmation within three to five business days of receipt of your form.
May 2016 – January 27, 2017
January 28 – February 10, 2017
February 11 – March 25, 2017
|ACRL personal member||$390||$460||$505|
|Nonsalaried ALA member||$175||$205||$225|
|Retired ALA member||$175||$205||$225|
|Full-time library school student||$100||$140||$160|
Registration fee includes:
- More than 300 educational programs including keynote and invited presentations, panel sessions, contributed papers, workshops, roundtable discussions, TechConnect presentations, and poster sessions
- Access to the ACRL 2017 Virtual Conference featuring over 130 slidecasts, live webcasts, handouts, discussion boards, podcasts, and more
- Entry to the ACRL 2017 exhibits Wednesday through Friday
- Opening exhibits reception Wednesday evening
- All-Conference Reception Friday evening
- Daily morning and afternoon refreshment breaks
Note: Members of the Maryland Library Association may register at the ACRL member rate.
Daily registration will be available onsite; rates are: $240 for ACRL members, $290 for ALA members, $340 for nonmembers, $85 for library school students, and $130 for retired. You may only select the single-day option for one day; single-day rates may not be combined.
Cancellations received on or before February 10, 2017 are entitled to a refund minus a $100 processing fee. Preconference registration cancellations received by February 10, 2017 will receive a refund minus $50. Cancellations received after February 10, 2017 will not receive a refund. The ACRL Conference, preconferences, and related events are offered on a cost-recovery basis and may be cancelled due to adverse events beyond the control of ACRL or if there is insufficient registration. In the event that an ACRL-sponsored activity is cancelled, ACRL cannot be responsible for any cancellation/charge assessed to registrants by airlines, travel agencies, or hotels.
If you’d like to register for and attend a preconference only, use the paper ACRL 2017 registration form (PDF file) and mail or fax your completed form to 301-694-5124
ACRL offers group discounts to institutions that register 10 or more employees for the conference. To qualify, all registrants in the group must be employed at the same institution and on the same campus.
Need more info?
Call ACRL 2017 Registration at 800-424-5249; 847-996-5829 (international) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACRL works to make sure the conference is accessible to everyone. Please see the accessibility page for further information and to make requests to suit your needs.
Complimentary exhibits-only badges will be available for Thursday and Friday.
ACRL welcomes guests from over 25 countries at every conference! Please contact us if you require an official letter of invitation. The letter of invitation does not financially obligate ACRL in any way. All expenses incurred in relation to the conference are the sole responsibility of the attendee.
Statement of Appropriate Conduct
The ALA Statement of Appropriate Conduct applies to all attendees at ACRL 2017.