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PLA 2018 - Public Library Association
Plan ahead for PLA 2018! The biennial PLA Conference holds a reputation for excellence as the largest conference devoted to public library professionals. The multi-day event offers nearly 200 top-quality education programs, social events that include author luncheons and networking receptions, and a bustling exhibits hall featuring the latest in products and services.
The PLA Conference is the premier professional development event for public librarians, public library workers, trustees, Friends, library vendors, and others with an interest in public libraries.
The Public Library Association (PLA), with more than 9,000 members, is one of the fastest growing divisions of the American Library Association (ALA), the oldest and largest library association in the world. Founded in 1944, PLA is a member-driven organization that exists to provide a diverse program of communication, publication, advocacy, continuing education, and programming for its members and others interested in the advancement of public library service.
This is a biennial event.
Don't wait to register for the PLA 2018 - Public Library Association. You'll meet influential people and maximize your opportunities for success. Start now by accessing the information below.
Melissa Faubel Johnson
PLA - Public Library Association (Division of American Library Association
50 E. Huron
Chicago, IL 60611
(800) 545-2433 x5022
99% of Attendees Visit the Exhibits
68% of Attendees Visit the Exhibits Three or More Times
42% of PLA attendees have operating budgets in excess of $1 million
22% of PLA attendees have operating budgets in excess of $5 million
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