The Arizona Library Association and Mountain Plains Library Association invite all library and information professionals to attend the 2014 AzLA/MPLA Annual Conference, to be held at the Radisson Fort McDowell Resort and Conference Center (soon to be the WeKoPa Resort & Conference Center) in Scottsdale/Fountain Hills, November 12 – 14, 2014.
This year’s joint conference will include attendees from Arizona and from throughout the 12-state Mountain Plains Region. Together, our two associations will highlight the best our libraries have to offer: Creative approaches, new ideas and services, unique collections, and more!
"Libraries: The Best of the West!"
Out here on the great frontier, what are your libraries doing not only to stay relevant, but to push the boundaries of library services? How are your libraries building strong communities? How do you balance serving your library against connecting with libraries with very different needs and populations? In the constant duel for limited resources, how do your libraries promote themselves as “the good guys”? Show off your frontier spirit by sharing the plans and strategies that have made your libraries among “The Best of the West!”
Preconferences, Programs, and Workshops: Closed
Posters, Roundtables, and Blitz Sessions: Closed
Radisson Fort McDowell Resort (soon to be the WeKoPa Resort & Conference Center)
negotiated guest room rates are $119.00 per night for single or double occupancy. All rates are subject to the prevailing state and local taxes at the time of arrival. The current resort tax rate is 12.75%. Guest rooms include in-room coffee, bottled water, Hi-speed Internet, shoe shine, fitness and business center access, daily newspaper, in-room safe and local telephone calls. Click here
to make reservations online. Use promotional code AZLA14. To make reservations by phone, call (480) 789-5300 and tell them that you are with the Arizona Library Association Conference.
*Add on a couple days for relaxation! The
conference rate is available to attendees for 3 days prior to or following the
conference dates (pending room availability).