The International Association for School Librarianship and Croatian Association of School Librarians invites you to the 48th Annual Conference and the 23rd International Forum on Research on School Librarianship. The conference is dedicated to the advancement of theory and practice in school librarianship.

The theme of the 2019 Conference is:
CONVERGENCE – EMPOWERING – TRANFORMATION: SCHOOL LIBRARIES

The main goals are:

  • to learn about current school library practice and research;
  • to discuss the mission, vision, and role of the school library in a digital society;
  • to explore and discuss ideas for transforming school library programs;
  • to learn about school library programs in Croatia and the region;
  • to create global connections for future cooperation.

Who should attend?

The IASL Annual Conference provides a space for school librarians, teachers, administrators, researchers, and all those with an interest in education and libraries to join exciting conversations, reconnect with friends, and meet new colleagues.

Why should I attend?

This year’s conference provides a space for practitioners to share their understandings of where we are today and to build for the future. The conference is participative and promotes dissemination and exchange of ideas in a variety of formats.  It is also an excellent opportunity for delegates to learn more about the issues and trends in school librarianship, network with other librarians across the globe, experience the camaraderie of librarianship, and, dialogue about research and best practices in school libraries both local and international.