January 28, 2022

ALA Announces 2021 Midwinter Meeting Will Be a Virtual Event

From an ALA Statement:

The ALA Executive Board announced today that the 2021 ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits scheduled for January 22–26 in Indianapolis will take place virtually.

“It is clear that as we continue to coexist with coronavirus, we need to adjust our approach to meetings and events,” said ALA President Julius C. Jefferson Jr.


The preliminary roster of speakers, which is set to include some of today’s most highly regarded keynoters and authors, will be announced early this fall along with ongoing announcements of programs, sessions, meetings, and exhibits. Registration will open in November.

Learn More, Read the Complete Announcement

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