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The Emerald City features the best of the northwest; artisans, indie boutiques, live music, natural beauty, fresh ingredients, wineries, breweries, and dedication to all things local and sustainable.

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What to Expect

ACRL 2021 features more than 500 programs selected and presented by leaders in the profession. Connect with colleagues from all over the globe and get access to content all year long.

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With the generous support of our members, ACRL will award over $100,000 worth of scholarships to build the skills and capacities of the next generation to lead and serve our profession.

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Ascending into An Open Future

Today’s higher education environment calls for innovative ways to support student, faculty, and institution success.

In case you missed it, we rocked Cleveland in 2019! Check out the wrap video (left). At ACRL 2021, we will explore the theme Ascending into An Open Future. Share your ideas for presentation at ACRL 2021 in Seattle.

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About ACRL

The Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) is the higher education association for librarians.

Representing more than 10,000 academic and research librarians and interested individuals, ACRL (a division of the American Library Association) develops programs, products and services to help academic and research librarians learn, innovate and lead within the academic community.  ACRL is committed to advancing learning and transforming scholarship.

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