YALSA Events

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

National Forum on Libraries and Teens (year-long project with face to face and virtual participation opportunities)

YALSA at ALA's Annual Conference (Download the official schedule in early May).

YALSA at ALA's Midwinter Meeting  (Download the official schedule in early December).  

YALSA's Young Adult Literature Symposium

  • To be held Nov. 14 - 16, 2014, in Austin, TX
  • Register now!
  • All events will take place at the Hyatt Regency Austin.  Reserve a room at the special rate of $124.
  • Receive updates about the symposium by filling in this brief form.
  • Beginning in 2015, the YA Lit Symposium has expanded its focus and is now called YA Services Symposium.

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

YALSA at Regional and State Conferences

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