Annual Meetings

The AACRL annual meeting and business dinner is held annually in conjunction with the Alabama Library Association’s annual convention. Attendees enjoy dinner and a guest speaker.

AACRL also partners with the College, University, and Special Libraries Division to put on Best Practices Programs at ALLA annual convention.

Past AACRL Annual Meetings

  • April 19, 2017, Montgomery, AL.
    Digital Humanities: How Students Become CuratorsSpeaker: Dr. Lauren Cardon, University of Alabama Digital Humanities Center
    Presentation (PowerPoint file)
  • April 25, 2012, Hoover, AL
    Disrupted Higher Learning: Leading from the Library
    Speaker: Steven J. Bell, Associate University Librarian for Research and Instructional Services, Temple University
  • April 20, 2011, Orange Beach, AL
    K-16 Information Literacy Efforts in Georgia
    Speaker: Nadine Cohen, University of Georgia Libraries
  • April 23, 2008, Homewood, AL
    Speaker: Dr. Julie Todaro, ACRL President
  • April 18, 2007, Mobile, AL
    Emerging Ideas: The Academic Library of the Future
    Speaker: Kate Nevins, Executive Director of SOLINET
  • April 26, 2006, Florence, AL
    Current ACRL Events and Initiatives
    Speaker: Frances Maloy, Emory University Library, ACRL Past-President
  • April 20, 2005, Birmingham, AL
    How Should Academic Libraries Address the Requirements of the SACS Principles of Accreditation?
    Speaker: Dr. Bill Nelson, Library Director, Augusta State University
  • April 21, 2004, Montgomery, AL
    The Academic Library in a Digital World: Problems and Possibilities
    Speaker: Dr. Fred M. Heath, Vice-provost and Director of General Libraries, University of Texas at Austin

Past AACRL/CUS Best Practices Programs