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Librarian Research Resources: Conference Presentations

This guide provides research resources to assist academic librarians, who choose to do research, in their promotion. This provides support to library faculty members’ in their research component for their tenure, or post-tenure review.

Conference Presentations

Conference Presentations provide great opportunities to present your research and get feedback on your processes and outcomes. Both local and national associations sponsor conferences, and in most cases, you have an opportunity to apply to make presentations. Local conferences are usually eager for applicants. Both national and local participation also helps you meet other librarians who share your interests.

The American Library Association keeps a comprehensive calendar of library-related conferences at

Library-related conferences:

Tips on presentations:

Your Librarian

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Erin Thomas
150 Parks Library
Iowa State University
515 294-9886