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ACRL 2013 Conference Call for Poster Proposals

Got an innovative library-based project, best practices to solve a problem, or unique research findings? Consider sharing them in a poster session! Posters should be an eye-catching visual representation of a topic, including graphics, tables, charts, text, and images. Presenters can communicate additional details via online handouts. Presenters share their ideas with colleagues as attendees circulate during one hour time blocks in the poster session area, located in the exhibits hall. Since space is limited at a poster session, a maximum of two presenters per poster at any one time is recommended. The Poster Session Committee looks for topics that will engage attendees during repeated presentations.

Potential topics can be seen in the program tags that are included on the proposal instructions page (link below). Poster topics from underrepresented categories are of particular interest.  Here are some examples:

* cataloging & technical services
* collections projects
* preservation projects
* digitization
* data management and services

Use the application form to sell your idea in a short, dynamic summary and provide a more complete discussion of the contents for the reviewers.  Please plan to submit an electronic version of your poster so that it can be posted online with conference handouts. Submissions are due by November 9, 2012.

Program Proposal Instructions
Proposal Submission Form

Questions should be directed to Margot Conahan at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or call (312) 280-2522.

Your ACRL 2013 Poster Sessions Committee

Theresa S. Byrd (co-chair)
Michelle Baildon
Clinton Baugess
Latrice Booker
Jackie Borin
Angela Boyd
Rosemary Del Toro
Amy Gullen
Michael J. Krasulski
William Lund
Joan Plungis (co-chair)
Gene Springs
Mary Strife
Joel Thornton
Amy Van Epps