IRRT Poster Session Committee

Posters on display at ALA Annual Las Vegas June 29, 2014
 IRRT Posters on display during ALA Annual 2014 in Las Vegas - Photos by Deana Groves
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Statement of Role, Purpose, and Function

The Committee publicizes, solicits, reviews and evaluates all international poster session submissions for annual conference and oversees their presentation.

Call for Poster Session Proposals for 2022 Annual Virtual Conference

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The Call for ALA International Relations Round Table (IRRT) International Poster Sessions for the 2022 ALA Annual Conference will open soon!

Submissions are invited from international librarians at all types of libraries on any topic relevant to librarianship. Submissions are also invited from librarians in the US on any topic relevant to international populations, projects, and collaborations. Posters may include a description of an innovative library program, an analysis of a solution to a problem, a report of a research study, or any other presentation that would benefit the larger library community.

Poster session participants create digital posters with pictures, data, graphs, diagrams, narrative text, and audio descriptions.

The deadline for submitting an application will be announced soon.

Additional questions regarding international poster sessions can be directed to: Andrea Wirth and Florence Mugambi, co-chairs of the IRRT International Poster Session Committee, and

For information about the ALA Annual Conference, please visit



Florence N. Mugambi (Chair, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois

Andrea A. Wirth (Chair, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2023)
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Las Vegas. Nevada


Morgan Marie Adle (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland

Mr. Buenaventura B. Basco (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023) 
University of Central Florida
Orlando, Florida

Mr. Jose A. Vila, Sr. (Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
University of Miami
Coral Gables, Florida


Delin Guerra (Staff Liaison. Please contact Delin Guerra regarding any errors or updates on this page.)
Program Manager
American Library Association
International Relations Office
225 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601-2788

Safi SM Safiullah Executive Board Liaison (Chair 2022-2023)
Salt Lake City Public Library

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IRRT Poster Session Las Vegas June 29,2014



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