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marriott albuquerque YALSA's YA Lit Symposium will be held at the Albuquerque Marriott in Uptown, located at 2101 Louisiana Blvd, Albuquerque, N.M. 87110. The special rate for the hotel is $99 for a single/double. Book your room today!

Housing questions? Contact Nichole Gilbert, program officer for conference and events, at ngilbert@ala.org or 1-800-545-2433, ext. 4387.


Looking for a symposium roommate? Find one using the Roommates section of the wiki.

Airfare Discounts

United Airlines is offering special meeting discounts for attendees of ALA conferences. Call the United Special Meeting Desk at 800-521-4041 and refer to Meeting ID Number 500CR to receive a 2-10% discount off applicable fares, including First Class.

If you purchase your ticket at least 30 days prior to travel, you will receive an additional 5% discount. This special offer applies to travel on domestic segments of all United Airlines, United Express, and United code share flights (UA*) operated by US Airways, and US Airways Express. There are no fees to use the 800 number.

International attendees will receive a 10% discount off the lowest applicable fare (excluding First Class), or a 15% discount off the fully refundable, unrestricted coach fare when they call their local United Airlines reservation number and refer to meeting ID number 500CR. An additional 5% discount will apply when tickets are purchased at least 60 days in advance of your travel dates. Discounts apply to United and Lufthansa (code share) flights.

You can also make your reservation online at www.united.com, using ALA promotion code 500CR (click on "More Search Options" to enter the code).