New Travel Award from JoVE

Call for Applications: Librarian Travel Award Applications are now being accepted for the JoVE Librarian Travel Award. Six librarians will be awarded a travel stipend of $1,500 each to attend the MLA’ 17 Meeting or the Charleston Conference in 2017. The award is...

Announcing ATG: The Podcast

Against the Grain, the premier journal linking publishers, vendors, and librarians, is pleased to announce a new podcast called ATG: The Podcast. This will be yet another way to access news, interviews, and content of importance to the information industry in addition...

Date Change for 2017

Big news! Please note that the dates for the 2017 Charleston Conference have been shifted up by one day to Monday, November 6, through Friday, November 10. The change was necessitated by a scheduling error at the Charleston Gaillard Center, but we think there will be...

New Mailing Address

The Charleston Library Conference and Against the Grain have a new mailing address, effective January 1, 2017! Please update your address books: Charleston Information Group, LLC Post Office Box 799 Sullivan’s Island, SC 29482 Against the Grain Post Office Box...

Thank You for Another Great Conference!

Thank you to everyone who attended, spoke, and/or moderated the 2016 conference! We had another fantastic year of thought-provoking presentations, productive networking, delicious food, and beautiful Charleston scenery. Thank you to our 2016 Conference Sponsors! The...

2016 Live Streaming Video Schedule

The following plenary sessions will be available open access as a live streaming video feed (available at http://www.charlestonlibraryconference.com/video-live-stream/) during the 2016 Charleston Conference: Thursday, November 3 *All times listed are Eastern. 8:30...

Don’t Forget to Check the Conference Blog!

We had a wonderful day of preconferences and vendor showcase exhibits yesterday. Don’t forget to check the Charleston Conference Blog to keep up with goings-on and to see pictures of events and presentations Thanks to Donald Hawkins, conference blogger and...

Check In at the Registration Desk

Come by to see us at the Registration Check In Desk to get your name badge, conference materials, t-shirts and more.  Name badges will be required for entry into conference venues, the reception, and conference shuttles. The desk will be open the following hours:...

Online Registration Closes Tonight!

Online registration for the 2016 conference will close tonight at midnight EST. On site registration is highly discouraged, but is available at the Registration Check In Desk if necessary at the late registration rate of $780. Payment will be required upon...

Great Food and Fun with the Fishes: Annual Conference Reception

We’re looking forward to our Annual Conference Reception on Thursday, November 3, from 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Please help us extend a huge thank you to Gale, a Cengage Company, for sponsoring the event! Charleston is well known for its hospitality, and the Annual...