Moving Beyond Our Box: Why We Do What We Do (the Way We Do It)

NJLA Annual Conference

SAVE THE DATE and prepare to SPEAK FREELY at the 2018 NJLA Conference. We'll be back at the Waterfront Conference Center at Harrah's on Wednesday, May 30 through Friday, June 1, 2018.

We are now accepting program proposals for the 2018 Conference! Proposals must be received by Friday, November 10, 2017 to be considered.

Proposals must be submitted for all events, including pre-conference programs, regular sessions, luncheons, meetings, and special/social events. All proposals must be submitted online. Please review the details on the proposal form thoroughly.

Each and every year, NJLA and NJASL invites all types of librarians and library workers, supporters and vendors to participate in engaging discussion, thoughtful workshops and presentations, networking and professional development during this three-day conference. On this website, you'll find information for those interested in planning and submitting programs, details for Conference attendees, and information for vendors, nonprofit organizations and potential sponsors (please review the Exhibitors tab).

Need to know more or can't find what you're looking for? Please review our FAQ page for help.

The Chairs of the 2018 Conference Committee are Kate Jaggers (Piscataway Public Library), Adriana Mamay (Middlesex County College Library) and Emily Witkowski (Maplewood Public Library). Email us at