How to Register

Attending the full ALA Midwinter Meeting:

Those registering for the full ALA Midwinter Meeting can attend any of the nonticketed United for Libraries events and, for an additional cost, add the United for Libraries Gala Author Tea, sponsored by ReferenceUSA, onto their conference registration. To register, visit

Attending only United for Libraries programs (including United for Libraries Institute: Friends, Foundations, and Trustees):

If you wish to attend only United for Libraries programs, you can get a free exhibits-only pass by using the promotional code "TRUSTEES" (without quotation marks) on the bottom of the "Demographic Information" page during registration at This pass grants admission to the exhibits from Saturday through Monday (it does not include the exhibits opening on Friday) and all United for Libraries non-ticketed programs. You are not required to be a United for Libraries member to obtain the pass. You can add the United for Libraries Gala Author Tea sponsored by ReferenceUSA onto your exhibits-only pass, but you must purchase a ticket (event code: UNI2). The United for Libraries Institute is free, but registration is required (event code: UNI1). To add it when you register for the exhibits-only pass, search for "United for Libraries Institute" on the "Sessions & Events" page. If you need assistance, please email or call 312-280-2161.