NMRT Meetings/Events at ALA Conferences


NMRT holds meetings and sponsors talks/events at ALA Annual and ALA Midwinter each year.  Below you will find information about NMRT events at upcoming and past ALA Conferences.

NMRT Events at Upcoming ALA Conferences

Want to get the most of your Midwinter Meeting in Chicago? Reserve a room in the NMRT Midwinter Hotel bock.  Space is limited, so book today!  The block is at the Hilton Chicago located on 720 South Michigan Avenue.

The Hilton Chicago features include:

  • ADA Accessible Rooms
  • Wireless Internet Access (Daily Fee not included in room rate)
  • Complementary lobby Wi-Fi
  • In-room coffee/tea maker, hair dryer, iron/ironing board, TV
  • Located within walking distance of many Chicago attractions including Grant Park, Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium or Soldier Field, and the lakefront.
  • Business center
  • Fitness Center
  • indoor heated pool
  • Go to http://preview.tinyurl.com/nmrt-block to learn about other services and amenities available at the Hilton Chicago.

ALA Rates for the Hilton Chicago:

  • Single: $119
  • Double: $139
  • Triple: $164
  • Quad:  $189

You must register for the Midwinter Conference before you can book a room at the ALA-rate.

  • If you previously registered for the 2015 Midwinter Conference by purchasing the bundled registration, you can book a room in the NMRT block by calling 800-584-9047.  Don't forget to mention that you are looking for a room in the "NMRT block". 
  • If you are registering for the Midwinter Conference online through ALA, make sure to mention that you are a member of NMRT.

Need a roommate to keep costs down or just want a conference buddy?  Consider posting or responding to room share requests made on NMRT-L, other listservs, and the NMRT Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/pages/ALAs-New-Member-Roundtable-NMRT/169514309779205).  Also, keep your eye out on the NMRT blog and social media for a roommate finder service that is being developed by the NMRT Annual Conference Local Information Committee.   
Additional information about the 2015 ALA Midwinter Conference, including travel and hotel information is available at: http://alamw15.ala.org/.

NMRT Events at Past ALA Conferences