New! Virtual Posters iPad Kiosks

New this year, our Virtual Posters will be displayed on large flatscreen monitors with iPad kiosks. The app on the iPads will function much like Netflix, where you can scroll through categories with poster thumbnails and titles, then select a poster to view on the big...

2017 Charleston Fast Pitch Competition

The Fast Pitch Competition at the 2017 Charleston Conference is looking for proposals that pitch a winning idea to improve service at an academic or research library.  The proposal should describe a project or venture that is innovative, useful and better or different...

New and Improved Session Threads

Our Call for Papers, Ideas, Panels, Debates, Diatribes, Speakers, Poster Sessions, etc. is still open through Friday, July 14. In an effort to consolidate and make things simpler, we have re-organized our session topical threads into the following groups: AN:...

2017 Conference Registration Now Open!

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Register now to attend one of major venues for leaders in the publishing and library communities to shape strategy and prepare for the future. Almost 2,000 delegates attended in 2016, ranging from the staff of small public library systems to the...

Registration to Open June 19

Due to construction delays at our new conference office, the opening day for conference registration has been pushed back to Monday, June 19. If you need to pay for registration before then to use fiscal year-end funds, please contact Sharna Williams...

Big News: Charleston Vendor Showcase Change of Venue

We have some exciting news to announce — the Charleston Vendor Showcase will be moving to the Gaillard Center for this year’s event. This move will allow us to offer 144 total exhibit spaces. All vendors will be located on the same floor in the Grand...

SAGE Publishing Travel Grant

Photo Contest: How does your library support student success? SAGE Publishing is supporting a travel grant to the 2017 Charleston Conference for the grand prize winner and five $50 Amazon gift cards for the runners up. Show how your library supports student success by...

2016 Conference Videos Now Available!

Videos from the 2016 Charleston Conference are now available. We have coverage of all of the plenary sessions, Neapolitan sessions, select additional sessions, the Vendor Showcase, the Annual Reception, the Poster Sessions, and more. 2016 Charleston Conference Videos...

Call for Preconferences Now Open

Seeking proposals for preconference workshops and seminars. The Charleston Conference welcomes proposals for preconference workshops and seminars at our upcoming 2017 event. Preconferences will be held on the Monday and Tuesday prior to the start of the main...