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== General Library Conferences ==
 
== General Library Conferences ==
  
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* American Library Association Annual Conference: http://www.ala.org/annual (in June or July)
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*American Library Association Midwinter Meeting: http://www.ala.org/midwinter (in January)
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* Medical Library Association Annual Meeting: http://mlanet.org/am/
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* Library and Information Association of South African Conferences: http://www.liasa.org.za/conferences/
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* LIANZA Conference 2010 (28 Nov - 1 Dec 2010), Dunedin, New Zealand. Annual Conference of Library and Information Association New Zealand Aotearoa: http://www.lianza.org.nz/news-events/conferences/conference-2010
  
 
== Public Library Conferences ==
 
== Public Library Conferences ==
  
*Public Library Track at Internet Librarian 2005: [http://www.tametheweb.com/ttwblog/archives/001341.html Implementing New Technologies in PLs]  
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*Public Library Track at Internet Librarian 2005: [http://www.tametheweb.com/ttwblog/archives/001341.html Implementing New Technologies in PLs]
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* Wisconsin Association of Public Libraries (WAPL) Annual Conference, May 3-5, 2006, Wisconsin Rapids, WI.  See http://www.wla.lib.wi.us/wapl/conf.html for more information.
  
 
== Academic Library Conferences ==
 
== Academic Library Conferences ==
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== Local/State Library Conferences ==
 
== Local/State Library Conferences ==
Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference, "Grand River, Great Libraries," October 25-28, 2005, La Crosse, WI. See http://www.wla.lib.wi.us/conferences/2005/ for more information.
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*[http://seflin2008.wetpaint.com/ SEFLIN Future of Libraries Conference]
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* Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference, "Grand River, Great Libraries," October 25-28, 2005, La Crosse, WI. See http://www.wla.lib.wi.us/conferences/2005/ for more information.
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* Missouri Association of School Librarians Annual Fall Seminar, November 12, 2005, Columbia, MO. See http://www.maslonline.org  for more information
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* Illinois : Reaching Forward South Conference for Library Support Staff, September 28 & 29, 2006, Springfield, IL.  See http://www.reachingforwardsouth.org/ for more information.
  
 
== Special Library Conferences ==
 
== Special Library Conferences ==
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*[http://www.sla.org/content/Events/index.cfm SLA's Events & Conferences]
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**[http://www.sla.org/content/Events/conference/ac2006/index.cfm 2006 SLA Annual Conference] will be held in Baltimore, Maryland (June 11-14, 2006)
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*[http://www.mcmla.org/2007 Joint Conference of the Midcontinental/Midwest Chapters of the Medical Library Association]License to Learn / License to Lead will be held in Omaha, Nebraska (October 12-16, 2007)
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*[http://www.aallnet.org/events/ American Association of Law Libraries Events]
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**The 102nd AALL Annual Meeting & Conference will be held at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC (July 25 - 28, 2009)
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*[http://www.ala.org/yalitsymposium Young Adult Literature Symposium] YALSA's biennial event.  The next one is in Albuquerque Nov. 5-7, 2010.
  
 
== Technology-Heavy Library Conferences ==
 
== Technology-Heavy Library Conferences ==
 
*[http://www.blog-u.com/ Blog University] September 18, 2005  Marriott Crystal City, Arlington, VA
 
*[http://www.blog-u.com/ Blog University] September 18, 2005  Marriott Crystal City, Arlington, VA
*[http://www.internet-librarian.com/ Internet Librarian International 2005] London, UK October 10-11 2005
 
*[http://www.infotoday.com/il2005/default.shtml Internet Librarian 2005] Monterey, CA October 24-26, 2005
 
 
*[http://www.infotoday.com/cil2006/default.shtml Computers in Libraries] Hilton, Washington, D.C. March 22-24, 2006
 
*[http://www.infotoday.com/cil2006/default.shtml Computers in Libraries] Hilton, Washington, D.C. March 22-24, 2006
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*[http://www.information-online.com.au Information Online 2007] The 13th Conference & Exhibition: 30 January – 1 February, 2006, Sydney, Australia
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*[http://www.internet-librarian.com/2005Presentations/ Internet Librarian International 2005] London, UK October 10-11 2005
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*[http://www.infotoday.com/il2005/default.shtml Internet Librarian 2005] Monterey, CA October 24-26, 2005
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*[http://www.infotoday.com/il2006/default.shtml Internet Librarian 2006] Monterey, CA October 23-25, 2006
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*[http://www.internet-librarian.com/ Internet Librarian International 2006] London, UK October 16-17 2006
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*[http://librarycampnyc.wikispaces.com/ Library Camp NYC 2007] Baruch College, New York, NY, August 14, 2007
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*[http://www.vala.org.au/conf2006.htm VALA2006 : Connecting with Users] 8 - 10 February, 2006, Melbourne, Australia
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== Library Application Development Conferences ==
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* [http://www.access2006.uottawa.ca/ Access 2006]  October 11-14, 2006  Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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* [http://www.code4lib.org/2006/ code4lib 2006] February 15-17, 2006  LaSells Stewart Center, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
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== New Professionals' Conferences ==
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* [http://conferences.alia.org.au/newlibrarian2006/ ALIA New Librarians' Symposium] ''NLS2006: Pathways and Possibilities'' December 1-2 2006, Sydney Australia
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== Cons (Gaming, Manga, Graphic Novels, Comics) ==
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[http://www.nycomiccon.com/app/homepage.cfm?appname=100453&moduleID=2517&LinkID=24884&campaignid=42917&iUserCampaignID=26291579 New York Comiccon -The ICv2 Graphic Novel Conference2007: "The New Trends Shaping Pop Culture"](February 23-25, 2007)
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[http://www.acen.org/ animecentral: the midwest anime and manga convention] Chicago, IL (May 11-13, 2007)
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[http://www.heroesonline.com/con-update.htm Heroes Convention] Charlotte, NC (June 15-17, 2007)
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[http://www.gencon.com/2007/indy/ Gen Con Indy 2007] Indianapolis, IN (August 16-19, 2007)
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[http://www.pennyarcadeexpo.com/ Penny Arcade Expo]Seattle, Washington (August 24-26, 2007)
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[http://www.nggnet.com/features/Conventions.htm National Gamers Guild] National Listing of Gaming Conventions
  
 
= Blogs/Websites to Watch =
 
= Blogs/Websites to Watch =
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*[http://litablog.org/ LITA Blog]
 
*[http://litablog.org/ LITA Blog]
 
*[http://plablog.com/ PLA Blog]
 
*[http://plablog.com/ PLA Blog]
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*[http://westerncapeliasa.blogspot.com/  Library and Information Association of South Africa Western Cape Branch Blog]
  
 
=Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out=
 
=Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out=
 
*[http://www.tametheweb.com/ttwblog/archives/000128.html Ten Things I've Learned Presenting at Library Conferences]
 
*[http://www.tametheweb.com/ttwblog/archives/000128.html Ten Things I've Learned Presenting at Library Conferences]
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*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com/2007/07/who-pays-to-attend-ala-conference.html Who Pays to Attend ALA Conference Survey Results]
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= Other Lists of Conferences =
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* [http://icisc.neasist.org/quickcalendar.html International Calendar of Information Science Conferences (ICISC) - quick view] (also see [http://icisc.neasist.org/ fancy view])
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Revision as of 02:13, 26 April 2010

Contents

Conference Listings

General Library Conferences

Public Library Conferences

Academic Library Conferences

  • Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians (WAAL) Annual Conference, March 28-31, 2006, Stevens Point, WI. Watch http://www.wla.lib.wi.us/waal/ for more information!

Local/State Library Conferences

  • Missouri Association of School Librarians Annual Fall Seminar, November 12, 2005, Columbia, MO. See http://www.maslonline.org for more information

Special Library Conferences

Technology-Heavy Library Conferences

Library Application Development Conferences

  • Access 2006 October 11-14, 2006 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • code4lib 2006 February 15-17, 2006 LaSells Stewart Center, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon

New Professionals' Conferences

Cons (Gaming, Manga, Graphic Novels, Comics)

New York Comiccon -The ICv2 Graphic Novel Conference2007: "The New Trends Shaping Pop Culture"(February 23-25, 2007)

animecentral: the midwest anime and manga convention Chicago, IL (May 11-13, 2007)

Heroes Convention Charlotte, NC (June 15-17, 2007)

Gen Con Indy 2007 Indianapolis, IN (August 16-19, 2007)

Penny Arcade ExpoSeattle, Washington (August 24-26, 2007)

National Gamers Guild National Listing of Gaming Conventions

Blogs/Websites to Watch

Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out

Other Lists of Conferences


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