2021 ALI Information Literacy Conference
Call for Poster Presentations
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Academic Libraries of Indiana (ALI) Information Literacy Conference will be hosted virtually on Wednesday, July 14th from 10am-1:00pm EST. This year’s conference will feature a synchronous keynote address led by Dr. Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Professor and Coordinator for Information Literacy Services and Instruction in the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The conference will also feature digital posters, recorded poster presentation videos, and small group question and answer sessions with poster presenters.
To submit a proposal for the 2021 ALI Information Literacy Conference, please complete this Google proposal form by May 17, 2021. The ALI Information Literacy Committee will review these submissions and communicate with presenters by May 28, 2021.
The planning committee is looking for poster presentations that illustrate the ways in which librarians have made positive (perhaps unexpected) changes to their instruction and information literacy work specific to their local context to best support students during the pandemic that will persist into the future. The committee is accepting poster presentations related to the broad theme of Lessons Learned and Successes from Delivering Information Literacy Instruction Online; however, we are particularly interested in poster presentations that provide practical, forward-looking ideas that address at least one of the conference learning outcomes and that attendees can implement in their work beyond the pandemic. Possible topics of interest may include the following:
Conference Learning Outcomes:
After attending the 2021 ALI ILC Conference, attendees will be able to
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