Registration Rates

Get ready now to expand your network, build your knowledge, and improve your profession!

What’s included with your full Annual Registration

Included in the full registration package, you get access to the exhibit hall, discussion groups and meetings, Opening and Closing General Sessions, ALA President's Program, Auditorium Speaker Series, Job Placement Center and much more.

Purchase a full conference registration to receive the program book, bag, and other great materials!

Full registration covers June 28 - July 2 and all sessions except for preconferences and ticketed events. Exhibits Only passes cover access to the exhibit floor only for June 28 - July 1.

Annual registration and housing are now open. Note that you must already be registered for the conference in order to book a hotel room. To book a room, please use the link to your personalized dashboard in your registration confirmation email.

Begin the registration process

Annual Registration Categories

Early Bird by April 12th

Advance by June 21st


Daily Fees
(Full conference registration for a single day) 






Division Member*





Retired Member*





Student Member**










Exhibits Only
(For use anytime the exhibit floor is open) 





* Must show proof of membership
** Must show proof of ALA student membership

Note: The majority of the conference will take place in McCormick Place, but there are also some sessions at various hotels, depending on the unit sponsoring them. Detailed location information for sessions is available in the Conference Scheduler.


If you try accessing the registration system with an assistive technology and experience difficulty, please call CompuSystems at 866-513-0760.

If you require accessibility assistance to book your housing, please call onPeak at 800-584-9047, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CST.