Sunday, April 3, 2011

CFP - Access Services Conference

Access Services Conference 2011, Unlocking the 21st Century Library

On behalf of the Conference Organizing Committee, we would like to invite you to submit a proposal for the Access Services Conference 2011, Unlocking the 21st Century Library. This year's event will be held at Georgia Tech Global Learning Center in Atlanta, GA from November 9-11, 2011.

The Access Services Conference is an opportunity for individuals working in all areas of Access Service in libraries to gather information and communicate with other professionals about Circulation, Reserves, Interlibrary Loan, Student Worker Management, Security, Stacks Maintenance, and other topics of interest.

We invite program proposals from March 11 until 5pm, May 13, 2011. Accepted program proposal submissions should be able to fit within a 45 minute segment including time for questions. Proposals might focus on any of the following areas:

Customer Service Circulation
Interlibrary Loan
Consortia Agreements

Space Management
Stacks Maintenance
Student Workers Management
Current technology for access service enhancement

Program Proposal guidelines:
Please submit an abstract, 250 words or less, with the program title and your name. Program proposals will be reviewed by the program committee and those presenters who are selected will be notified by June 6, 2011. Go to to submit a proposal.

Please direct any questions to

Catherine Jannik Downey

Vendors or organizations interested in sponsoring the Access Services Conference please contact

Denita Hampton

Colleen S. Harris

Head of Access Services & Assistant Professor

Lupton Library

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

615 McCallie Ave

Chattanooga TN 37403