The Atlantic Provinces Library Association will hold its next annual  
conference in Saint John, New Brunswick, on May 13, 14 and 15, 2010.   
The APLA 2010 Programming Committee is pleased to invite APLA members  
and other interested parties to submit program proposals for the 2010  

Our conference theme is "Riding the tide: adapting and thriving in a  
sea of change," which should offer lots of scope for topics.   
Proposals can have a broad appeal or target public, academic, school  
or special libraries. Sessions may be suggested in any format, such as  
single speakers, panels or debates.

Sessions on Friday and Saturday will be a maximum of 1 hour and 15  
minutes. Proposals for a day long pre-conference session are also  

For more information on submitting a proposal, please visit:
The submission deadline is Monday, November 16, 2009.


You also have the option to showcase your research or recent  
initiative at the APLA 2010 Poster Session, organized by the Dalhousie  
University School of Information Management Associated Alumni.

Located in the main Exhibit Hall, APLA 2010 will include up to 30  
juried posters, to be displayed during the same hours as the exhibits.

Poster authors will be invited to present their posters during the  
lunch breaks.  Please submit a description of the project (150 words  
or less) along with the name of the presenter and the presenter's  
institution, contact information, and a title for the poster, to: [log in to unmask] 
  or call Donna Bourne-Tyson, one of the Poster Session coordinators,  
at (902) 457-6108.