PLA at 2018 ALA Annual Conference
June 21–26, 2018
New Orleans, LA
Find education and information dedicated to public library professionals at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans. Information about PLA-sponsored programs and events—including the exclusive PLA Member Welcome Breakfast and a preconference presented in partnership with LITA—is now available.
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PLA 2018 Conference
March 20–24, 2018
Thanks to everyone who attended the PLA 2018 Conference in Philadelphia! Handouts for some concurrent program sessions, if provided by the presenters, are available on the conference website. Join the PLA Conference Facebook group to stay connected with other attendees, ask questions, and share resources.
Offered biennially, the PLA Conference is the premier event for public libraries, drawing thousands of librarians, library support staff, trustees, friends and library vendors from across the country and around the world. This multi-day event offers over 100 top-quality education programs, social events that include author luncheons and networking receptions, and a bustling exhibits hall featuring the latest in products and services. Future PLA Conferences include:
- PLA 2020 Conference, February 25–29, 2020 in Nashville, TN
- PLA 2022 Conference, March 22–26, 2022 in Portland, OR