ACRL invites proposals for 2011 National Conference

ACRL 2011 LogoACRL invites proposal submissions for the ACRL 2011 National Conference to be held in Philadelphia, March 30 — April 2, 2011.  The full text of the Call for Participation is online.

The ACRL 2011 National Conference theme, “A Declaration of Interdependence,” reflects the idea that in order to be successful, libraries must cooperate with each other and interconnect with their campus communities.  ACRL invites individuals to submit their most innovative or radical proposals to help make ACRL 2011 a truly revolutionary conference.

Session Formats
Proposals are sought for a variety of formats including contributed papers, cyber zed shed presentations, panel sessions, preconferences, virtual conference webcasts, workshops, poster sessions, and roundtable discussions.  Descriptions of session formats are online.

Conference Tracks
Submitters are encouraged to investigate the issues and topics described as part of the conference tracks.  Track descriptions are available online.

How to Submit

Proposals must be submitted via the proposal form.

Deadlines

May 10, 2010 – Contributed Paper, Panel Session, Preconference, and Workshop proposals due
November 1, 2010 – Cyber Zed Shed presentation, Poster Session, Roundtable Discussion, and Virtual Conference Webcast proposals due

Complete details about the conference are online at www.acrl.org/acrl/nationalconference.  Questions about the Call for Participation or ACRL 2011 should be directed Margot Conahan at (312) 280-2522, or e-mail mconahan@ala.org.