MiALA Annual Conference 2023: Call for Posters

Riding the Waves: Finding Balance in an Age of Uncertainty

The Michigan Academic Library Association invites you and your colleagues
to submit poster proposals for the 8th annual conference to be held May
17-19, 2023, at Hope College in Holland, MI. Please consider sharing your
innovations, creative endeavors, and practical solutions for navigating
today’s uncertain times and finding our own inner stability while providing
balanced, reliable and diverse resources and services to our students and

We welcome posters in any topic related to work in academic libraries, and
particularly if they have a connection to the conference theme. Broad
participation is encouraged from librarians, library support staff, LIS
students, and administrators from all types of academic libraries
(including but not limited to public universities, private colleges, and
community colleges). Poster proposals should include a description of no
more than 300 words. They will be evaluated on relevance to the academic
library profession, originality and creativity, and clarity/applicability
of content and outcomes.

MiALA membership is not required to submit a proposal. Regardless of the
decision on a proposal, MiALA encourages you to attend the conference.
Poster session proposals may also be submitted if your presentation
proposal is not accepted.

Please submit your poster proposal using the online form here
<> by January 23, 2023.

The primary contact listed on each proposal will receive a message
indicating receipt of the proposal when it is submitted; decisions on all
proposals will be communicated to the primary contact by February 13, 2023.

Questions can be sent to Poster team leader, Jill Spreitzer (
[log in to unmask]). Questions about the conference in general can be
sent to [log in to unmask]

Please visit the MiALA 2023 Conference
<> website for more details
on the conference.

Jeremy Barney
Assistant Librarian for Metadata and Digital Collections
Hope College
Van Wylen Library
53 Graves Place
Holland, MI 49423

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