ALSC @ 2023 ALA Annual Conference

ALA Annual Conference = June 24-29, 2021


We look forward to seeing you at 2023 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition in Chicago, IL, from June 22-27, 2023! Check back here for more information on registration and ALSC-specific programming!

Full ALA Programming Schedule
A complete, daily schedule for the conference. In the drop down menu, you can select "ALSC" in the search field for a listing of all our division meetings and events.

ALSC Informal Member Meet Up

Volunteer with ALSC @ ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition!

Newbery-Caldecott-Legacy Awards Banquet
Join ALSC for the biggest night in #kidlit! ALSC is excited to celebrate this year's Medalists and Honorees with you. The evening will begin with a reception, followed by a seated dinner, and will culminate with the awards ceremony and speeches from this year's Medalists. Please note: this is a ticketed eventBanquet information, including the table reservation form, are now available! 

2023 ALSC Charlemae Hill Rollins President's Program
Join ALSC for the 2023 Charlemae Hill Rollins President's Program, all about leadership! This program, featuring Dr. Ling Hwey Jeng, Ellen Oh, and Linda Sue Park culminates a year of focusing on leadership and leader development from ALSC President Amy Koester; the panel discussion will focus on supporting library workers, no matter their role or the time in their career, in seeing themselves as leaders and encouraging leadership in others. This interactive program will explore ways to identify and activate leadership skills and areas of potential at all levels of library work, as well as how academia, publishing, and #kidlit all overlap. It will also include space for connection, networking and reflection. 

We Need Diverse Books and ALA Present: How to FIght Book Bans: Authors on Speaking Up and Fighting Back
Join Samira Ahmed, Jerry Craft, Kyle Lukoff, Ashley Hope Pérez, Eliot Schrefer, and moderator Ellen Oh for a discussion between authors on the book challenges and strategies and resources for teachers, administrators and caregivers to fight back! 

ALSC Education Programs at 2023 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition
Learn about collection development, impactful partnerships, and more at ALSC Education Programs at ALA Annual Conference this year!

More questions about 2023 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition? You can find more information at the conference website