YALSA Events

  • Attend the 2015 Symposium in Portland, Oregon!

YALSA hosts events and educational sessions at ALA's Annual Conference and Midwinter Meeting, as well as its own annual Young Adult Services Symposium. YALSA also frequently exhibits or presents at regional conferences. Find out how you can join YALSA at these events!

YALSA at ALA's Annual Conference (Download the official YALSA schedule).  San Francisco/Oakland area members: apply by May 1st to bring your teen group to the BFYA Teen Session.

Propose a program for ALA's Annual Conference in Orlando, June 23-28, 2016, in Orlando!

YALSA at ALA's Midwinter Meeting

YALSA's 2015 Young Adult Services Symposium will be held in Portland, Oregon, November 6-8, 2015.

  • Receive updates about the symposium by filling in this brief form.

YALSA at Regional and State Conferences

National Forum on Libraries and Teens (year-long project held in 2013)

YALSA's Young Adult Literature Symposium.

  • Beginning in 2015, the YA Lit Symposium has expanded its focus and is now called YA Services Symposium.

Stay up-to-date on all YALSA events and deadlines with our Google Calendar