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Registration Dates

Early Bird Registration before June 3: 

Member - $100

Non-member - $200


Standard Registration June 4 - June 24:

Member - $150

Non-member - $250


Single Day Registration May 14 - June 24:

Member - $75

Non-member - $100


Library Science Student May 5 - June 24:



On-Site Registration at Conference July 6 - 8: 

Full Conference - $250

Single Day - $100

Registration closes June 24 at 5 p.m. CST

Hotel Accommodations

Hilton Baton Rouge Capital Center

201 Lafayette St.

Baton Rouge, LA 70801

LLA has received a group rate for a standard, single and double occupancy guest room.  Attendees and exhibitors must make their own room reservations. When booking your reservation over the phone, please identify yourself with the “Louisiana Library Association” to receive the group rates. Please call the HILTON BATON ROUGE CAPITOL CENTER at 225.344.5866.

Booking link:



What Would You Do? Library Safety and Security

Thursday, July 6

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

What do you do, when an angry patron walks in and starts randomly shooting people? This in-person interactive training course is a modern safety and active shooter preparedness solution. ALICE Active Shooter Response Training prepares people to respond confidently during an active shooter situation. This is not your normal Run, Hide, and Fight training.

Light refreshments will be served at this event.

Sponsored by LaSSAL

Members - $30

Non-members - $45

What’s My Floor Plan Telling Me?

Presented by Patricia Husband

Thursday, July 6

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This pre-conference will cover basics of reading floor plans, how to use a scale to determine dimensions, learn a little about reviewing specifications, and help library staff understand more about their building projects.

This event will take place off-site at:

River Center Branch Library

250 North Blvd.

Members - $30

Non-members - $45

Anti-Racism and You: Part 2

Hosted by John Tuggle and led by Dr. Michael Hicks

Thursday, July 6

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

A continuation of "fairness" discussions and exercises. You need not have attended Part 1 to attend and learn from Part 2.

Members - $30

Non-members - $45

Meals and Receptions

Exhibit Hall Ribbon Cutting and Reception

Thursday, July 6

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Free with registration. Refreshments available.

GODORT Breakfast

Getting to Know the Louisiana Public Document Depository Program with Eric Cartier

Friday, July 7

8:00 AM – 8:50 AM

Members - $18

Non-Members - $23

Public/Trustee Luncheon with Honorable Freddie Pitcher Jr.

Speaker Session Description

Friday, July 7

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Members - $35

Non-Members - $45

Awards Celebration

Friday, July 7

6pm - 8pm

No cost. Pre-registration required. Appetizers and a cash bar available during the event.

Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

 Saturday, July 8

8:00 AM- 9:00 AM

Free with registration.

LASL Boxed Lunch and Bingo

Saturday, July 8

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Members - $25

Non-members - $25


If you need to purchase preconference or meal event tickets separately from your main conference registration, please use the following links:

Preconference Only: What Would You Do?

Preconference Only: Anti-Racism and You Part 2

Preconference Only: What’s My Floor Plan?

Event Ticket Only- GODORT Breakfast

Event Ticket Only- Public Trustee Luncheon

Event Ticket Only- LASL Boxed Lunch & Bingo


For any questions about conference registration, email lla@amigos.org or call 972-851-8000.

All registration cancellations and refund requests for the 2023 Louisiana Library Association Annual Conference, including preconferences and meal events, must be made in writing to lla@amigos.org by Saturday, June 24. After June 24, no requests for refunds will be accepted and no exceptions will be made to the policy.

Louisiana Library Association
1190 Meramec Station Rd.
Suite 207
Ballwin, MO 63021

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