Last Chance to Submit a Proposal for the ACLA 2018 Conference!

Deadline to submit proposals for presentations and poster sessions is this Monday, January 15th. The ACLA 2018 Conference will be held on Friday, April 20th in Wilmington, NC.

For additional information about the conference, visit the conference page on our website, or submit a proposal with this form.

While we are still accepting all types of proposals, we REALLY need some more poster session submissions. Been working on a project and want to share? Poster session! Want a nice looking addition to your CV? Poster session!

As always, if you have any questions, feel free to email Jacob Deininger, ACLA Chair, at

Hope you see you in April!

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UNC Wilmington’s Randall Library seeks University Librarian

Randall Library, at UNC Wilmington, seeks candidates for the position of University Librarian.

For details, and to apply, visit the official job posting.


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UNCW’s Randall Library seeking Special Collections Librarian and Library Technician at Circulation

There are two positions open at UNC-Wilmington’s Randall Library:

Special Collections Librarian

The position description, including minimum and preferred requirements, can be found here.

Priority consideration date for the submission of all application materials is January 5, 2018.

Library Technician at Circulation

The position description, including minimum and preferred requirements, can be found here.

The posting closing date is January 12, 2018.

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Be a Presenter at the 2018 ACLA Conference!

The Azalea Coast Library Association (ACLA) is requesting presentation and poster session proposals for its one-day conference in Wilmington, NC on Friday, April 20, 2018. Submissions are encouraged from anyone who would like to share their knowledge and expertise with library colleagues from all types of libraries. Topics can include, but are not limited to:

  • Technology
  • Programming
  • Marketing
  • Library Instruction
  • Collaboration
  • Diversity
  • Customer Service
  • Administrative/Supervisory

Presentations will be 45 minutes in length including time for Q & A. Posters will be displayed at the beginning of the day and will be on display throughout the conference. There will be a 30 minute time during the end of the lunch break when presenters will supervise their poster for questions.

Please Note: If your presentation/poster session is selected, you will still need to register for the conference. Registration for presenters is at the early bird rate of $25.00 and includes light breakfast, lunch, parking, and access to all sessions. Questions? Contact Jacob Deininger (

The deadline for submitting proposals is January 15, 2018, so please don’t wait, plan today!

I Want to Attend!


$25 Early Bird Registration opens on February 1, 2018
$30 Registration after March 15, 2016
Registration includes light breakfast, lunch, parking, and access to all sessions.


9:00am – 9:30am: Check-in/Coffee/Snacks
9:30am – 11:00am:  Keynote Address from Wanda Brown, Winston-Salem State University with NC LIVE and State Library of North Carolina updates
11:15am – 12:00pm: Breakout Session #1
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Lunch
1:00pm – 1:30pm: Poster Session Presentations
1:30pm – 2:15pm: Breakout Session #2
2:30pm – 3:15pm: Breakout Session #3
3:15pm – 3:30pm: Closing Session w/Door Prize Raffle

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ACLA Social – Friday, Dec 8 @6PM

Hot Cocoa

Join us for snacks, cocoa, and conversation at Blue Surf Cafe on Friday, December 8th at 6pm!

Event co-sponsored by the NCLA New Members Round Table.

RSVP on Facebook

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