Welcome to the 2017 IL Annual Conference site! The theme this year is: Seeking Inclusion, Finding Success.

All pre-conference and conference sessions have been approved for continuing education credit by the State Library of Iowa.

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Online Registration & Mail-in Registration - deadline is October 6th!

Conference Center Map here

Detailed Agenda

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Featured Speakers

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Kory Stamper

Lexicographer and Author
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Jody Gray

American Library Association Office for Diversity, Literacy, & Outreach Services


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Leo Agnew

University of Iowa Libraries
Director, Human Resources & Diversity Programs
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Bill Benson

Friends of the Coralville Public Library
Board President
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Rachel Black

Coralville Public Library and Iowa Women’s Archives
Librarian and Website Developer
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Katelyn Browne

University of Northern Iowa
Youth Services Librarian

Rachael Carlson

Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature
Director of Operations
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Bill Carroll

Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Adult Services Manager
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Aimee Clark

Spencer Public Library
IT Librarian
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Angie Cox

University of Northern Iowa
Instruction and Liaison Librarian
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Kevin Delecki

Cedar Rapids Public Library
Programming Manager
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LaTasha DeLoach

Sankofa Outreach Connection
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Christopher Doll

University of Dubuque
Library Director
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Sarah Beth Fuchsen

Spencer Public Library
Children's Librarian
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Jennie Garner

North Liberty Community Library
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Molly Garrett

Cedar Rapids Public Library
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Amy Golly

Urbandale Public Library
Services Department
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Paul Greene

ogether We Play and Inclusion Connection
Board Member
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Tyler Greene

Together We Play
Inclusion Coordinator
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Alyssa Hanson

Iowa City Public Library
Web developer
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Heidi Hartke

Cedar Rapids Public Library
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Anna Hartmann

Council Bluffs Public Library
Youth Services Manager
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Samantha Helmick

Burlington Public Library
Customer Service & Community Outreach Librarian
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Erla Heyns

Purdue University Libraries and School of INformaiton Studies
Associate Dean for Learning
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Meredith Hines-Dochterman

Iowa City Public Library
Public Relations Specialist
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Erin Horst

Cedar Rapids Public Library
Materials Manager
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Rob Hudson

Upper Iowa University
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Shalyn Hughes

Fillmore Elementary School, Davenport Community School District
Teacher Librarian
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Angie Johnson

Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Adult Services Librarian
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Jacob Kahn

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
Health Educator
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Darlene Kaskie

Greater Midwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine
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Kate Kitchens

University of Dubuque
Reference and Instruction Librarian for the Natural and Applied...
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Kathryn Kjaer

University of California, Irvine, Libraries
Head, Library Human Resources
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Tabby Kuehl

Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa
Coordinated Intake Manager
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Joseph Letriz

University of Dubuque
Technical Services Manager
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Jessica Link

Cedar Rapids Public Library
Volunteer Coordinator
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Kara Logsden

Iowa City Public Library
Community and Access Services Coordinator
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Ashley McHose

Wartburg College
Information Literacy Librarian
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Nancy Medema

State Library of Iowa
Program Director, Library Support Network
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Matt Mick

Ericson Public Library
Programming and Outreach Librarian
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Amy Muchmore

Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Adult Services Librarian
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Kimberly Nicholson

Cedar Falls Public Library
Library Assistant
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Judith M. Nixon

Purdue University
Education Librarian
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Kristine Olsen

Cedar Rapids Public Library
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Sheila Olson

Altoona Public Library
Children's Librarian
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Amy Paulus

University of Iowa Libraries
Head, Access Services
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Angela Pilkington

Iowa City Public Library
Children's Services Coordinator
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Ericka Raber

University of Iowa Libraries
Research and Instruction Librarian
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Ambri Refer

Cedar Falls Public Library
Reference Librarian
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Shawna Riggins

Iowa City Public Library
Bookmobile Assistant
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Brenda Ross

Davenport Public Library
Community Engagement and Learning Librarian

Rachel Rugg

Davenport Public Library
Community Engagement and Learning Librarian
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Vera Scrivner

Algona Public Library
Children's Librarian
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Rob Shepard

Digital Scholarship and Publishing Studio, University of Iowa Libraries
GIS Developer
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Erin Silva

North Liberty Community Library
Youth and Teen Services Librarian
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Sarah Smith

Carnegie - Stout Public Library
Adult Services Librarian
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Debbie Stanton

Washington Public Library
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Elizabeth Stevens

Johnston Public Library
Public Services Librarian
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Cara B. Stone

Iowa State University
Instruction Librarian
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Christopher Taylor

University of Iowa School of Library and Information Science and City of Swisher
Obermann Graduate Fellow and Mayor
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Erin Thompson

Cedar Falls Public Library
Library Assistant
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Brian Visser

Iowa City Public Library
Teen Services Librarian
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Sarah Voels

Cedar Rapids Public Library
Materials Librarian
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Dan Wardell

Iowa Public Television
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Jill Westen

Wartburg College
Information Literacy Librarian
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LaSheila Yates

City of Cedar Rapids
Executive Director and Chief Diversity Officer
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Jessica Young

Johnston Public Library
Assistant Youth Services Librarian