Int’l Calendar

May
28
Sat
2022
CALL/ACBD (Canadian Association of Law Libraries)
May 28 – Jun 2 all-day

Virtual conference.

“Leading the Way/ À l’avant-garde.” Pre-conference workshop on the data-driven lawyer. Programs include Legal Research Training: Bridging the Gap Between Academic and Private Law Librarians; Let’s Talk About Training: Crowdsourcing Success (and Failure) Over the Last Two Years; and Innovative Ways for Academic Librarians to Demonstrate Value.

May
31
Tue
2022
BID: 8th German Library Congress
May 31 – Jun 2 all-day

Hybrid conference, Leipzig and online.

“Creating Free Spaces.” Hosted by Bibliothek & Information Deutschland (BID). The 8th German Library Congress is also the 110th Deutscher Bibliothekartag (German Librarians’ Conference). Topics include Libraries as free and open democratic spaces, and the library as service provider.

Jun
3
Fri
2022
The Teaching Professor Conference
Jun 3 – Jun 5 all-day

The Teaching Professor Conference is a three-day event focused on the latest research-based, classroom-tested best practices to enhance knowledge and drive ever-better outcomes for students.

Jun
8
Wed
2022
12th Nordic Law Libraries Conference (Nordisk Juridisk Biblioteksmöte) @ Aarhus University
Jun 8 – Jun 10 all-day

Themes of the conference are “Law Exercised in a Digital Context” and “Visibility and the Role of the Law Library.” Programs include Legal E-book Platforms – Status and Perspectives; Visibility and Branding of the Library Through the Eyes of a Librarian; and How Will AI Influence Law Libraries and Librarians in the Coming Future?

Jun
9
Thu
2022
CALIcon 2022 (Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction)
Jun 9 – Jun 10 all-day

The CALIcon conference is a two-day event attended by law faculty, law librarians, IT professionals, distance learning staff, and law school administrators. The conference goal is to provide a unique environment for everyone to come together to share ideas, innovations, experiences, and best practices for application in law school classrooms to engage law students with tech. Speakers include Billie Jo Kaufman, Deborah Ginsberg, Tom Ryan, and Joy Herr-Cardillo.

Jun
12
Sun
2022
42nd IATUL Conference 2022 (International Association of University Libraries) @ University of Miami and Florida International University
Jun 12 – Jun 16 all-day

“Weaving Our Future: Creativity, Innovation and Transformation in Libraries.” Topics include the changing landscape of research, trends in teaching and learning, space planning, and workplace and organizational culture.

Jun
14
Tue
2022
30th EBLIDA Annual Council and Conference (European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations) @ Goethe Institut Athens
Jun 14 – Jun 16 all-day

“Ready to Take Off: Libraries’ Commitment Towards a Sustainable, Democratic and Equitable Society.” Topics include library commitment towards the 2030 Agenda on sustainable development; library commitment towards democracy; and library commitment towards an equitable society.

Jun
20
Mon
2022
ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries
Jun 20 – Jun 24 all-day

Hybrid conference: Cologne and online.

“Bridging Worlds.” Topics include Privacy and Intellectual Property; Personal Digital Information Management; Social Media, Community Building, and Applications; and Information and Knowledge Systems.

Jun
23
Thu
2022
ALA Annual Conference (American Library Association)
Jun 23 – Jun 28 all-day

ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition. As the world’s biggest library event, the onsite Annual Conference & Exhibition brings together thousands of librarians and library staff, educators, authors, publishers, friends of libraries, trustees, special guests, and exhibitors. speakers include John Cho and Maria Hinojosa.

Jul
6
Wed
2022
BIALL 52nd Annual Conference (British & Irish Association of Law Librarians) @ Wyboston Lakes Resort
Jul 6 – Jul 8 all-day

“Our Journey to New Horizons: Leading Innovation and Knowledge.” Celebrating the 100th year anniversary of the death of Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton, who was part of the heroic age of Antarctic Exploration. Keynote speaker is Stephanie Hare, author of Technology is Not Neutral: A Short Guide to Technology Ethics. Willi Steiner Memorial Lecture by Jules Winterton, CEO of BAILII.