Registration

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Register for YALSA's 2022 Symposium is now OPEN! 

Here's what is included for In-person Registration:

  • Opening session on Friday evening 
  • Friiday night reception
  • Concurrent sessions on Saturday from 8:30am-5pm, and 8:30am-1:00pm on Sunday, with the option to register for additional events Friday
  • Book Blitz and Galley Grab Saturday evening 
  • Closing session on Sunday 
  • A certificate of participation with your contact hours (certificates will be available on site) 
  • Refreshment breaks mid morning on Saturday and Sunday and an afternoon break on Saturday
  • A symposium bag
  • A badge holder

Please download and send both pages of the paper registration form If you are:

  • paying with a check or purchase order
  • a student but not a current student member of ALA

If you have questions about registration, contact Carla Jamison at cjamison@ala.org.

Badge pickup: All badges will need to be picked up onsite at symposium check-in, beginning Friday morning.

Cancellation :  Written cancellations, requests for refund and/or changes will be accepted until October 15, 2022 (date of postmark). Cancellations are subject to a $50 handling fee. No refunds for cancellations received after October 15, 2022.  The above cancellation/change information also applies to all Pre-Conference Courses, and meal events.


Ticketed Events (these are an extra fee and optional)

In addition to what's included in registration, you may add the following special, ticketed events to your registration for an extra fee.

Morning Preconference, Friday, Nov. 4th 9am-12pm, $79. 

Afternoon Preconference, Friday, Nov. 4th 1pm-4pm, $79.  

All-Day Preconference, Friday, Nov. 4th 9am-4pm, $149

Tour of the American Visionary Arts Museum 1:30-3:30 pm $12
Meet at the museum 

Edwards Luncheon, Saturday,  $49.  Enjoy lunch with the winner of the 2022 Edwards award, A.S. King

Tour and Reception at the Enoch Pratt Free Library Saturday, Nov. 5, 6-9 pm Free (transportation will be provided)

Symposium Registration Rates

Early Bird Rate runs June -September 15, 2022.

$199 YALSA Personal Member
$199 Maryland Library Association Members
$199 Maryland School Library Association Members 
$199 Delaware Library Association Members
$264 ALA Personal Member (Join YALSA ($62) and then register for $199 for a total of $261 instead. Join by phone: 800.545.2433, ex. 5.)
$59 Students (enrolled full-time in a library program and a YALSA Student Member) 
$329 Others (Not a member? Join ($137 ALA AND YALSA) & get the $199 registration rate & the added benefits of being a YALSA member! YALSA/ALA dues start at $63 per year.)

Advanced registration runs September 16 - October 13, 2022.

$249 YALSA Personal Member
$249 Maryland Library Association Members
$249 Maryland School Library Association Members 
$249 Delaware Library Association Members
$314 ALA Personal Member (Join YALSA ($62) and then register for $249 for a total of $311 instead. Join by phone: 800.545.2433, ex. 5.)
$59 Student (enrolled full-time in a library program and a YALSA Student Member) 
$379 Others (Not a member? Join & get the $249 registration rate & the added benefits of being a YALSA member! YALSA/ALA dues start at $63 per year.)

Onsite fees apply to registrations made on or after October 14, 2022.

$279 YALSA Personal Member
$279  Maryland Library Association Members
$279 Maryland School Library Association Members 
$279 Delaware Library Association Members
$344 ALA Personal Member
$79 Student Member (enrolled full-time in a library program and a YALSA Student Member) 
$399 Others (Not a member? Join & get the $279 registration rate & the added benefits of being a YALSA member! YALSA/ALA dues start at $63 per year.)

Register now!

Paper Registration Form 


Download Badges

Are you coming to the symposium this fall? Are you a speaker or presenter? Show your pride with downloadable badges for your blog or website!

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