Housing and Travel 2015

Housing information for the Young Adult Services Symposium

yalsa's young adult literature symposium

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marriott albuquerque YALSA's YA Services Symposium will be held at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower, located at 921 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204. The special rate for the hotel is $127 for a single/double. Rooms may not be available after October 1, so be sure to book your room today!

Housing questions? Contact Nichole O'Connor, program officer for conference and events, at noconnor@ala.org or 1-800-545-2433, ext. 4387. Join the conversation about the event on Twitter with this hashtag: #yalsa15

ADDITIONAL ROOMS are also available at the Paramount Hotel, 808 SW Taylor Street, right across the street from the Hilton. Make reservations by calling the hotel at 503.223.9900 or toll free 855.215.0160 and requesting the American Library Association Overflow rate. This hotel has a rate of $149 a night.

Portland Marriott City Center is also offering a special rate for Symposium attendees for 169.00 USD per night. The last day to book is October 9, 2015.

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Blue Star Transportation is offering attendees a discount on a shuttle to and from the airport. The price is $11 one way and 422 round trip. Simply mention YALSA when paying the driver.

Portland's MAX Light Rail is $2.25 from the airport to the Hilton. Take the red line to city center and Beaverton from the airport and get off at the Mall/SW 5th Ave. MAX station and walk 2 blocks to the Hilton.

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