Skip to content Skip to main menu Skip to utility menu

Call for Proposals: 2017 Rural Libraries Conference

February 13, 2017

You are invited to attend the 2017 Rural Libraries Conference at the Pomeroy Hotel and Conference Centre in Grande Prairie, Alberta. This annual conference, hosted by Peace Library System, attracts more than 150 delegates, including library trustees, school and public library staff and librarians from northwestern Alberta, northeastern British Columbia, and the Northwest Territories. Over the course of two days, delegates are able to network, attend the exhibitor tradeshow, and participate in sessions on a variety of library-related topics.

We are currently seeking session proposals for one hour and fifteen minute presentations at the conference. To submit your proposal, send the following information to the conference coordinator at

This year’s theme will be Celebrating the Canadian Spirit: Diversity In Our Libraries. We are particularly looking for sessions on the topics of celebrating diversity, serving diverse populations and cultures, and inclusion, but will accept submissions on a variety of library-related topics.

Be sure to include the following information with your submission:

About you:

  • Name
  • Affiliation
  • Position/title
  • Contact information: including mailing address, phone number and e-mail address

About your program:

  • Session title
  • Session description (around 100 words)

The deadline for submissions is Friday, March 10th, 2017.

Questions? Contact the conference coordinator at

We hope you’ll join us at the 2017 Rural Libraries Conference!


Leave a comment

Similar news

CFP: Concordia University Library’s 15th Annual Research Forum

December 10, 2016
Proposals are now being accepted for Concordia University Library’s 15th Annual Research Forum to be held on Friday, April 28, 2017.
Read more

CFP: International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries

December 3, 2016
The 12th International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries – Communicating value and leadership: from strategic to micro assessment will be held in Oxford, UK, 31 July – 2 August 2017.
Read more

CFP – CAPAL17: Foundations & Futures

November 30, 2016
CAPAL17: Foundations & Futures: Critical Reflections on the Pasts, Presents, and Possibilities of Academic Librarianship CAPAL/ACBAP Annual Meeting – May 30 – June 1, 2017 Congress of the Humanities and …
Read more

Call for Proposals: Atlantic Provinces Library Association (APLA) Conference 2017

October 27, 2016
The APLA Programming Committee invites proposals to be considered for presentation at our 2017 annual conference: Include. Imagine. Inspire. / Inclure. Imaginer. Inspirer.
Read more

Skip to toolbar