MLA Annual Conference 2021
The Maine Library Association is pleased to announce that our annual conference will happen VIRTUALLY on Monday, May 24 and Tuesday, May 25th. This year's conference theme is Orienting Ourselves in the Next Normal.
You can view the complete conference schedule in the widget area at the bottom of this page.
Keynote speaker: Brooke Gladstone
Brooke Gladstone is the co-host of WNYC’s On the Media. She’s the recipient of two Peabody Awards, a National Press Club Award, and an Overseas Press Club Award, among others. She also is the author of The Influencing Machine (W.W. Norton), a media manifesto in graphic form, listed among the top books of 2011 by The New Yorker, Publisher’s Weekly, Kirkus Reviews and Library Journal, and among the “10 Masterpieces of Graphic Nonfiction” by The Atlantic.
CONFERENCE GRANT AND SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Up to ten grants to attend the conference are available to those in financial need. The deadline to apply for grants to attend the 2021 conference has passed.
Please consider making a donation to MLA’s scholarship fund. 100% of your donation makes a direct positive impact on the Maine library profession through scholarships and conference grants. We’re all looking forward to the return of the fabulous fundraising Basket Raffle when we’re all together again! CLICK HERE TO DONATE