Call for Proposals

  • Call for Proposals: ACRL/NY Symposium 2020 (DEADLINE EXTENDED) 06/08/2020
    December 4, 2020 Virtual Symposium: Civic Engagement: Democracy and the Library For this year’s ACRL/NY Symposium, we are seeking proposals for presentations, panels, and posters about the intersection of libraries and research institutions with civics, governance, and democracy. How are civic issues impacting collections and services? How do libraries foster engagement with civic issues and the democratic ...
  • CFP: Urban Library Journal Special Issue 05/26/2020
    The editors of Urban Library Journal invite short (1,000- to 4,000-words), scholarly submissions for a special themed issue on Urban Libraries in a Pandemic. Submissions may consider any aspect of how urban libraries have been affected by and responded to the pandemic, including but not limited to: the transition to fully remote services decisions on closing and ...
  • LACUNY Institute 2020 – Call for Proposals – Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-Traditional Practices for the 21st-century 02/20/2020
    LACUNY Institute 2020 Friday., May 8, 2020, Bronx Community College, City University of New York (CUNY) Call for Proposals Ending the Library Stereotype: Non-Traditional Practices for the 21st-century  (deadline: February 25, 2020)  *****Submit your proposal now ***** Librarianship and libraries, through the eyes of the public, have consistently been viewed as a house of books and documents where librarians help their patrons with readers’ ...
  • Call for Submissions: 2020 PR Xchange Awards Competition 01/29/2020
    sponsored by the Marketing and Communications Community of Practice, Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA) ​We’re thrilled to announce the call for the 2020 PR Xchange Awards Competition!!! Libraries everywhere are creating exciting promotional materials: newsletters, program announcements, annual reports, advocacy materials, fundraising messages, reading celebrations, and much ...
  • Call for Proposals – LACUNY Institute 2020: “Ending the Library Stereotype” 11/20/2019
    Librarianship and libraries, through the eyes of the public, have consistently been viewed as a house of books and documents where librarians help their patrons with readers’ advisory and directions. Though these elements of being a librarian exist, the stereotype of this is far from accurate. Today in 2020, Librarians perform a myriad of tasks ...
  • Call for Lightning Round Talks: Promoting Libraries to Non-Traditional students – ACRL (National) Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group (LMOIG) Greater NYC Meetup 10/15/2019
    How do you promote your library to non-traditional students? How do you engage and target students who may not fit the profile of a typical undergraduate student? How do you promote libraries to students who may be parents or grandparents, who take courses 100% online, and who may work full time while studying ? We ...
  • Call for Proposals: Rare Books and Manuscripts 2020: Power, Resistance, and Leadership 09/26/2019
    June 23 – 26, 2020 Indiana University Bloomington Bloomington, Indiana The call for proposals is now live on the RBMS 2020 Conference website (http://conference.rbms.info/2020)! Proposals for workshops, seminars, papers, and participant-driven sessions are due Sunday, November 3rd. There will be an additional call put out for Posters and “People’s Choice” sessions in January 2020. New for the RBMS 2020 conference, sessions ...