2017 Conference "Outreach Services - Bridging the Gap"​​

The 2017 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh, PA on October 25-27, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton (Pittsburgh - Green Tree), Pittsburgh, PA.  

             Final Conference Presentation and Presenter List   (Downloadable PDF file - Posted on 9/13/17)
        Tentative Schedule at a glance (Downloadable PFD file - Posted on 8/6/17)

2017 Conference Registration Details:


1) Use the working link from the home page
2) Copy the link listed above into a new browser window

Online Registration (and T-Shirt purchases) will be open until October 18

Online Registration:                                                     On Site Registration:
  Regular Member                  $300                                  Member                            $300
  Regular Non-Member         $400                                  Non Member                    $400
  Single Day (10/25)                $200                                  Single Day (10/25)            $200
  Single Day (10/26)                $200                                  Single Day (10/26)            $200

  Single Day (10/27)                $100                                  Single Day (10/27)            $100
  Presenter                               $150
  Bookmobile Driver bringing bookmobile  $150  (limit 2 per institution)

*** Save money off your registration by becoming a member! ***

ABOS Membership is $49/year. Register for Membership at
Contact Linda at if you are unsure of your membership status.  

NEW THIS YEAR:  You can preorder ABOS unisex T-shirts for just $10 each when you register.
Just use the registration link above to order your T-Shirts.

Special Events:

Keynote Luncheon Speaker on Wednesday, October 25    Cost: $30
Titus Moolaratha
Titus Moolathara from the Free Library of Philadelphia and a LJ "2016 Movers & Shakers" honoree from Philadelphia, PA will discuss his Institute of Museum and Library Services Sparks! Ignition grant as discussed in Library Journal:

*** Please note that this is not a boxed lunch! ***

Closing Ceremony Luncheon and Guest Speakers on Friday, October 27 Cost: $20
City of Asylum Exiled Writers
*** Please note that this is not a boxed lunch! ***

Hotel Info:
Visit this link to reserve your room.