2019 CALA Midwest Chapter Annual Conference Call for Proposals

Theme: Winds of Spring – Trends and Challenges in Libraries

Date: April 24, 2019 (Wednesday), 9:30 am-4:30 pm CST

Format of Conference: Virtual  (registration is free, conference details to be sent at a later date)

Deadline for submission: March 20, 2019

We strongly encourage participation and proposal submission from non-CALA members and public librarians.

Below are some suggested topics and other topics are welcome.·

  • Institutional repositories· 
  • Information and instruction services·
  • Library assessment·
  • Library technologies 
  • Metadata/linked data· 
  • Professional development (career growth, tenure, and promotion)·
  • Community engagement 

Please send your presentation topic and a brief description to Liping Song (liping.song@northwestern.edu) or Xiaocan Wang (wang-x@mssu.edu). We will confirm acceptance of proposals last week of March.  

We greatly appreciate your consideration and look forward to hearing from you! Please feel free to share this call for proposal with anyone who might be interested.