Access Services Conference 2014, 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 2014, Unlocking the 21st Century Library.  This year’s event will be held at The Global Learning Center and Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta, Georgia from November 12-14, 2014.

The Access Services Conference is an opportunity for individuals working in all areas of Access Services 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.  This year we encourage proposals addressing the theme “Academic Success through Access Services.”

We invite program proposals from March 17 until 5pm, May 2, 2014. 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

Electronic Resources and Access Services

Space Management
Stacks Maintenance
Student Worker Management
Current Technology for Access Service Enhancement

Program Proposal guidelines:
Please submit an abstract, 150 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 May 19, 2014.  Go to to submit your proposal.


For more information, please visit the conference website at:

Please direct any questions to

Catherine Jannik Downey  


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

Denita Hampton


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