About the Conference

The ACRL Conference is your once-every-two-years opportunity to access the best information, discover new ideas, and stay at the forefront of the profession.

You’ll get irreplaceable opportunities to connect with your peers from all over the country and all over the globe, along with access to content all year long.  ACRL 2019 will be held April 10 – 13, 2019, at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland.

Attending the ACRL Conference for the first time? Check out the Making the Most of Your First ACRL Conference webcast recording and travel tips!

As an attendee, here’s what you can expect:

  • More than 500 conference programs carefully selected and presented by leaders in the profession offering insights and inspiration to enhance your library’s programs and services.
  • A variety of formal and informal opportunities to network with more than 3,000 of your peers and colleagues.
  • Exhibits from more than 200 companies highlighting the newest products and services available in the academic library community.
  • Dynamic keynote sessions and invited presentations that will inspire your work in your library and beyond.
  • In-depth preconferences focusing on a particular subject of interest to the academic library community.
  • One year of free access to the ACRL 2019 Virtual Conference, including more than 130 slidecasts, discussions, and more.
  • Services such as the Placement Center and Headshot Studio.
  • Fun! Check out the wrap video (left) of our previous conference.

You’ll leave ACRL 2019 with:

Ideas you can put to use right away.

Inspiration and renewed passion for the profession.

New connections that support you in your efforts.

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