2019 PR Xchange Frequently Asked Questions
(Page updated December 13, 2018)
2019 PR Xchange Awards Competition / 2019 PR Xchange Event
ALA Annual Conference
June 20- 25, 2019
View and take free copies of award-winning PR materials from the juried PR Xchange awards, as well as promotional materials from libraries across North America. See creative library videos, newsletters, posters, and more! Attendees can learn how to improve their own promotional materials by talking with John Cotton Dana Award Winners, PR Xchange award winners, and other Library Marketing and PR authors and experts.
The co-chairs of the Awards Competition are not part of the panel of judges.
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2. Advocacy / Fundraising / Annual Reports /Strategic Plans
3. Special Events and Exhibits
4. Reading Programs (Summer, or any season)
5. Materials promoting collections, services, resources (booklists, bibliographies, signs, postcards, flyers, swag)
The notification will include the address to which the copies should be sent and directions for preparing the mailings. Winners will also have their winning materials displayed and they will be invited to present their work at the PR Xchange event.
Both the PR Xchange event and the awards ceremony will be held in the Exhibit Hall in the Special Events Area. Large signage will direct you to the event space. Check the final ALA Annual Conference Program for the exact location. The co-chairs will be checking email at the conference so they can also help you. Email us at and we will be able to reply right away.