Conference Site Selection


  • Identifies, visits, and evaluates possible facilities for the conference.
  • Requests technical assessment of the proposed facility by MOREnet.
  • Selects conference dates based on the availability of facilities, significant religious holidays, competing library association conferences, and ALA’s calendar.
  • Presents facility recommendations and dates for the conference to the Executive Board for
  • approval no later than 18 months before the conference.

Duties outlined in the MLA Handbook.

2023 Exploratory Site Selection Committee (Columbia Area)

Claudia Young, MLA president (Chair)