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IACRL 2012 Conference

Mar 15, 2012 08:00pm - Mar 16, 2012 05:00pm
Event Type: Conference



IACRL 2012 Conference

March 16, 2012

DoubleTree Hotel, Oak Brook


Join IACRL, a forum of the Illinois Library Association and a chapter of ACRL, for a statewide conference for academic librarians in Illinois.  The conference will offer inspiration as well as practical tips for academic librarians in all types of institutions.


Keynote: Steven Bell

ACRL 2011-2012 Vice-President

Associate University Librarian for Research and Instructional Services, Temple University


Conference Schedule


Thursday, March 15:

3:00 p.m. Registration Opens

Early Registration will be available for those attending the  CARLI Discovery Forum.


5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception

Early Registration will move to the reception room at 5:00 p.m.


7:30 p.m. Dinner with Colleagues

Sign up information will be available prior to the conference.


Friday, March 16:

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.                    Breakfast

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.                  Breakout Sessions

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.                 Breakout Sessions

11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.         Luncheon Keynote and Poster Sessions

1:45 – 2:45 p.m.                    Breakout Sessions

3:15 – 4:15 p.m.                    Breakout Sessions:

4:15 - 4:45                             Wrap-up


Conference Hotel

A block of rooms has been reserved at the DoubleTree Oak Brook. Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation:


DoubleTree Hotel Chicago-Oak Brook

1909 Spring Road

Oak Brook, IL 60523

Phone: (630) 472-6000

Reservations: (800) 222-TREE or http://doubletree1.hilton.com

Single/Double/Triple/Quad Rate: $117

Reservations must be made by February 23, 2012



Conference Registration Information


Early Bird Registration: $125

The Early Bird Deadline is February 17, 2012


Advance Registration: $150

Registration between February 18 and March 9


Late Registration: $175

Registration after March 9


Student Registration: $60

Sponsor-a-Student: $15

Your contribution will help underwrite the cost of attendance for a library school student.


Payment is required for online registration.



Premininary Program  now available!



Early registration ends on Feb 17, 2012.
Regular registration starts on Feb 18, 2012 and ends on Mar 09, 2012.
Late registration starts on Mar 10, 2012.
All times are 12:00am (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).

Registration Fees
Fee TypeMember FeeNon-Member Fee
 IACRL 2012 Conference
Early: $125.00$125.00
Regular: $150.00$150.00
Late: $175.00$175.00
 IACRL Student Registration
Early: $60.00$60.00
Regular: $60.00$60.00
Late: $60.00$60.00