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When: October 1, 2018
Where: Natchitoches, LA


Academic & ACR-LA Virtual Conference


The LLA Academic Section and ACRL-LA are partnering to create an engaging, affordable, and accessible virtual conference on Thursday, November 15. No travel budget required!  Submit your proposal relating to library archives, instruction, public services, technical services, leadership, management, and more. All proposals of keen interest to academic librarians are welcome, although preference may be given to Louisiana-based institutions, individuals, and themes.

Most sessions will last 50 minutes and time for discussion should be factored into planning. Welcome formats include workshops, panel and group discussions of key issues, academic paper presentations, and 10 minute lightning talks.  Be an information pioneer and submit your proposal today at by midnight on Sept. 7, 2018.  The conference committee will review all submissions and contact those accepted to be part of the conference by September 21st.  If you have questions, please contact Jennifer Hamilton, Academic Section Chair (, or Heather Plaisance, Academic Section Vice Chair (