Midwinter Meeting

2018 ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits  | Denver, CO  |  February 9-13 2018

Registration and housing for 2018 ALA Midwinter Meeting and Exhibits opens, September 13, 2017 at 12:00, Noon (CST).

Full registration for the 2017 Midwinter Meeting will include the new Symposium on the Future of Libraries, sponsored by the ALA Center for the Future of Libraries.


2018 Midwinter Meeting & Exhibition Registration Rates

Midwinter Opens:

Early Bird

Early Advance



One Day Pass

September 13, 12:00pm (Central)
Until October 18, 11:59am (Central)
Until December 13, 11:59am (Central)
Until February 2, 11:59am (Central)

ALA Member

(ALA and Division Members)


$250 $270 $290 $190

Other Member

(Retired, Student, Life, Trustee, Non-Salaried, and Support Staff)

$110 $115 $125 $135 $90


$330 $355 $385 $400 $200

Exhibits Only

$60 $60 $60 $60 $60

Note: Full registration for the 2018 Midwinter Meeting will include the Symposium on the Future of Libraries, sponsored by the ALA Center for the Future of Libraries.


Past attendees have said:

"Connect, Converse, Collaborate = ALA Midwinter" -Carol Anne Germain, University at Albany

"Add Midwinter Meaning to your professional life!"  - Andrea M. Morrison, Indiana University, Bloomington

"Inspiring, informative and fun."  - Sherry Tinerella, Arkansas Tech

"ALA Midwinter-A great place to expand your knowledge and share experiences." - Linda Rowan, Free Library of Northampton Township

"Attending ALA Midwinter for the first time was a fantastic experience; interacting with colleagues, delving into issues that affect libraries and patrons, and celebrating our achievements energized and informed me, helping me to be a better librarian."  - Trevor Calvert, Marin Academy

"Love the ability to attend meetings where policy is being made, the big picture discussed and where solutions are being given that can be applied back at home!"  - Mary Curran, University of Ottawa Library

"Like being at a great banquet of connections, information, materials and award winners! I felt honored and fortunate to be in a Professional Library Land, meeting and learning from professionals, authors, and innovators!" - Kathleen Fogarty

Visit https://2018.alamidwinter.org/ to get more information and a sense of the activities, events, sessions, exhibitors, and more!