The American Library Association, its 11 divisions, 19 round tables, and offices host many conferences, meetings, forums, institutes, and other events. Use the links to the left to explore the many available options, and be sure to also check out the professional development offerings at ALA Online Learning.
To learn how conference sites are chosen, please read this Q & A. If you are a potential exhibitor, please check the Midwinter Meeting or Annual Conference websites.
Future Conference Dates:
Midwinter Meeting, Indianapolis, IN: January 22-26, 2021
Annual Conference, Chicago, IL: June 24-29, 2021
Launch of New January Event, San Antonio, TX: January 21-25, 2022
Annual Conference, Washington, DC: June 23-28, 2022
New January Event, New Orleans, LA: January 27-31, 2023
Annual Conference, Chicago, IL: June 22-27, 2023
Annual Conference, San Diego, CA: June 27 - July 2, 2024
Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA: June 26 - July 1, 2025
Annual Conference, Chicago, IL: June 25-30, 2026
Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA: June 24-29, 2027
2024, 2025, 2026, and 2027 event dates for the New January Event dates will be announced soon.