IFLA Metropolitan Libraries Conference 2020 (MetLib 2020): Registration and Call for Papers

Staffing the Public Library in 2030

When

24 – 29 May 2020

Where

Utrecht, Netherlands

Description

Greetings & Salutations! The annual signature event by the IFLA-Metropolitan Libraries Section will be happening in the beautiful city of Utrecht this year! Registration is now open, so go ahead and lock in your participation soon to enjoy the special fee for early birds. At the same time, the call for Papers, Presentations and Pecha Kucha talks is also active and we certainly look forward to receiving your submissions*. [Closing Date: 1 March 2020]

De Bibliotheek Neude

The venue for this year's MetLib Conference 2020 will be held in the much-anticipated, revamped, monumental De Bibliotheek Neude in Utrecht, Netherlands.
Spanning a week of exciting and enriching activities (24 - 29 May 2020), the chosen theme seeks to spark insightful discussions and conversations for important issues faced by libraries, as we attempt to find a meaningful and relevant place in a world undergoing rapid transformation in various sectors.

There are two types of registration packages to explore:

  1. Full
    - Admission to ALL Conference Sessions
    - Welcome Reception
    - Coffee and Tea breaks
    - Lunches
    - Visit to the Miffy Museum
    - Excursion to the neighbourhood library in Leidsche Rijn
    - Guided tour of the Haarzuilens Castle
    - Conference Dinner
    [Fees: Early Bird registration (before 1 March 2020): €350; (after 1 March 2020): €400]
     
  2. Partner Program
    - Welcome Reception
    - Visit to the Miffy Museum
    - Excursion to the neighbourhood library in Leidsche Rijn
    - Guided tour of the Haarzuilens castle
    - Conference Dinner
    [Fees: Early Bird registration (before 1 March 2020): €250; (after 1 March 2020): €300]
     

Feeling excited?
Visit the official MetLib 2020 website for more details!

Conference

Last update: 10 February 2020