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Urban Librarians Conference 2020

The 2020 Urban Librarians Conference will now be held virtually on
September 11th, 2020
9:30am – 4:30pm
Virtual Conference

Registration has re-opened!

Caution: Librarians at Work

The 2020 Urban Librarians Conference, “Caution: Librarians at Work!” will be focusing on the pragmatic realities of working urban librarians. Including topics like , working conditions, trauma in the workplace, mid-career development, badass library workers, diversity in the library workforce, rights and protections for staff, and philosophies of work and management.

Join us on September 11th!

Solidarity Ticket

Many of our colleagues are going through financial hardship right now. You can help us assist library staff dealing with job loss or a furlough to attend the Urban Librarians Conference by purchasing a Solidarity Ticket. Thank you for your generosity.

Hardship Ticket

If you are facing financial hardship, whether reduction in hours or loss of work, we are able to offer a limited number of free registrations to help defray the cost of registration with a priority for traditionally underserved communities. If you are not able to afford the $35 registration fee, please fill out this form briefly stating your financial need along with your current or previous title. Any information you disclose will be kept confidential.