Funding Opportunity & Call For Proposals: IDEAL ’19 Conference

IDEAL '19 Conference

IDEAL ’19 Conference
Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & Archives

Columbus, Ohio
August 6-7, 2019

IDEAL, formerly the National Diversity in Libraries Conference, aims to foster awareness and appreciation of workplace diversity issues through the exploration of exemplary practice, contemporary theory, thought leadership, and strategy development for all those in the academic and public library, archives, and museum sectors.

IDEAL ‘19 will provide an opportunity for professionals at every level and across sectors to discuss how increasing workplace diversity and creating an inclusive workplace environment improves organizational effectiveness, creativity, adaptability, and relevance to the communities served by the organization.

Scholarship Application Deadline, March 1, 2019

Thanks to the generosity of their sponsors, they are offering up to fifty $1,000 scholarships for individuals to attend IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & Archives, August 6-7, 2019, in Columbus, Ohio. Funds from the scholarships may be used to cover the cost of registration, travel to and from the conference, lodging, and meals. The goal is to encourage conference participation and engagement of library staff and faculty who might not have the financial resources to attend IDEAL ‘19.

Learn more at https://library.osu.edu/ideal-19/scholarships

Call for Proposals Deadline, March 10, 2019

The IDEAL ‘19 program committee invites proposals on advancing inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility in the academic and public library, archives, and museum sectors. IDEAL ‘19 will provide an opportunity for professionals at every level and across sectors to discuss how increasing workplace diversity and creating an inclusive working environment improves organizational effectiveness, creativity, adaptability, and relevance to the communities served by that organization.

Learn more at https://library.osu.edu/ideal-19/call-for-proposals

Registration Information

Registration for IDEAL ’19 will begin on February 1, 2019.

  • Early-bird rate: $200 (February 1 – April 30)
  • Regular rate: $250 (May 1 – July 1)
  • Student rate: $100
  • Sign up to receive additional e-mail updates about IDEAL ’19.

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