Approved Conferences

The Idaho Commission for Libraries offers LSTA CE 1st Time Conference Attendee Grants to individuals employed by publicly funded libraries in Idaho.  For more information, please contact the ICfL Continuing Education Consultant at 208-334-2150  or go to Funding/LSTA.   Below are listed some future opportunities. All grant applications must be delivered to ICfL 50 calendar days in advance of the event.

If the conference you wish to attend is not on this list, you may submit information regarding the conference to be considered. This must be submitted to ICfL 70 calendar days prior to the event. FORM FOR CONSIDERATION OF NON-LISTED CONFERENCES

Approved Conferences for 1st Time Conference Grants

APPLICATIONS MUST BE DELIVERED TO ICFL 50 DAYS IN ADVANCE OF THE EVENT

February
Northwest Council for Computer Education (NCCE)
http://www.ncce.org/

Online Northwest (TBA)
http://onlinenorthwest.org/

 

March
Association of College and Research Libraries
http://www.ala.org/acrl/conferences

Computers in Libraries
http://computersinlibraries.infotoday.com/2016/

Electronic Resources & Libraries
http://www.electroniclibrarian.com

 

April

PLA, Public Library Association
http://www.ala.org/pla/education

 

June

ALA, American Library Association
http://www.ala.org/conferencesevents

ISTE Conference
http://www.isteconference.org

 

August
ALA Leadership Institute
http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/ala-leadership-institute

Pacific Northwest Library Association
http://www.pnla.org

PLA Boot Camp/Leadership Academy
http://www.ala.org/pla/education

 

September
ALSC National Institute
http://www.ala.org/alsc/institute

Northwest Interlibrary Loan and Resource Sharing Conference http://nwill.org/

 

October
ARSL Conference: Association for Rural & Small Libraries
http://arsl.info

ILA Idaho Library Association Annual Meeting http://www.idaholibraries.org/conferences

Internet Librarian
http://www.infotoday.com

Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services
http://abos-outreach.org/


November
American Association of School Librarians
http://www.ala.org/aasl/conferences

Idaho Health & Welfare Early Years Conference
http://www.healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/ChildrenĀ 

Library Technology Information Association (LITA)
http://www.ala.org/lita/conferences/

Young Adult Services Symposium (YALSA)
http://www.ala.org/yalsa/events

 

 

 

 

 

 


 


Leadership Development Activities

  • ALA Leadership Development Opportunities - http://www.ala.org/offices/hrdr/abouthrdr/hrdrliaisoncomm/otld/leadershiptraining
  • Idaho Library Association - http://idaholibraries.org/resources/library-leadership-in-idaho/
  • PLA Leadership Academy - http://www.ala.org/pla/education/leadershipacademy
  • PNLA Leads - http://www.pnla.org/leadership-institute

This project is funded in part by the Institute of Museum and Libraries Services.