The Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) * 36th Annual Conference *
Date: October 29th, 2010
Call For Proposals
Presentation and Poster Session Deadline: April 16th, 2010
The ALAO Conference Planning Committee invites you to submit proposals for presentations and
poster sessions that bring new, exciting, and practical ideas and approaches that can be used in
all academic library settings. This year’s conference theme “ Academic Libraries: Now and Tomorrow”
looks at the challenging first decade of the 21st century we’ve just come through and gives us a
window to the future as we look ahead to the next ten years.
Presentations may take the form of contributed papers, demonstrations, workshops, research,
and panel discussions. Poster session proposals embracing the conference theme and that
present original ideas, innovative solutions to problems, library related projects, and creative
approaches to challenges facing academic libraries today.
We hope to encourage both library support staff and library student growth, career development,
and participation in conference activities by offering both a Support Staff Presenter Grant and a
new offering for this annual conference is the Library Student Presenter Grant! Further details on both
grants are available on the conference website.
For more information regarding the Call For Proposals for presentations or poster sessions, contact:
Email: dmorriso [at] lorainccc [dot] edu
For more details and our proposal form please check the conference website at:
We look forward to receiving your presentation and poster session proposals for this years
Lorain County Community College
1005 N. Abbe Road
Elyria, OH. 44035