Nominations for the 2018 ULA Awards are now open!

Consider nominating a fellow librarian or library advocate for one of six available awards, covering many areas of recognition:

Distinguished Service Award
Librarian of the Year Award
Special Service to Libraries Award
Special Recognition Award
Legislative Award for Excellence in Political Affairs and Library Advocacy
Outreach Award

Please review the awards definitions to determine the most applicable category, and then submit your nomination using the online form by January 16, 2018. You can also review previous ULA award winners online.

Questions? Contact Emily Bullough at

ULA Pre-conferences 2017


Did you know that ULA Pre-conferences are included with the Full Conference Registration fee?  You have access to longer, more in-depth workshops with nationally recognized speakers and experts at no additional cost.    Full Conference Early Registration for ULA members is just $170 through April 10.  You can register for the conference at

Not attending the conference or attending only one day?  Pre-conferences are offered for a $55 fee for those who are not attending the full conference.  Please to register for a pre-conference without attending the conference.

Follow this link to see all the exciting and informative pre-conference programs.  It’s up to you to choose – what will your pre-conference adventure be?