The Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL) will hold the 47th Annual Convention in Los Angeles, California June 17-20, 2012. Librarians, archivists, scholars, educators, authors and others will meet to share their interest in Judaica librarianship and related topics.
AJL is soliciting proposals for papers and presentations on aspects of Judaica librarianship as it pertains to libraries, archives, museums, schools, synagogues and related institutions. Past topics have included literature and other resources, collection management, programming, reader advisory services, special and rare collections, cataloging and classification, digital and electronic resources, technology and local Jewish history.
Submissions should include the following:
Presenter's name, address, affiliation, telephone and email contacts.
Title of proposed presentation
Summary of proposal
Specific technology or equipment requirements, if any
All submissions must be received by November 30, 2011.
Please submit proposals by email to:
or by mail to:
UCLA Library Cataloging & Metadata Center
11020 Kinross Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7230
Proposals will be reviewed by the Program Planning Committee, which
is composed of national and local AJL members. Notification will be
made in January, 2012.