Registration Rates & Deadlines

Event registrations require the individual registering to log in to their account. If you have questions about registration, please email ila@ila.org

The deadline to register for the conference or purchase event tickets is October 12. No registrations will be accepted onsite. 

Proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test results must be submitted by October 17. Click here for information and links on how to submit this information.

Register Online

Full Conference Registration

 Early Bird
(by 9/26)
 Advance
(by 10/12)
ILA Member* $275 $325

Non-Member

$325 $375

Full-Time Student/Retired/                                               

Unemployed Member**


$175

$225
Single Day Early Bird 
(by 9/26)
 Advance 
(by 10/12)
ILA Member* $200 $250
Non-Member $250 $300

Full-Time Student/Retired/                                               

Unemployed Member**

$125

$200

Trustee Registration Early Bird
(by 9/26)
Advance
(by 10/12)
ILA Member Trustee Day Only (Thursday, October 20)*      $200 $250
Non-Member Trustee Day Only (Thursday, October 20) $250 $300
ILA Member Trustee Day + full conference* $275 $325
Non-Member Trustee Day + full conference $325 $375
Exhibits Only                                                                            Early Bird
(by 9/26)
Advance
(by 10/12)
Single Day Access to Exhibit Floor Only   $30 $40

Special Events

Please plan to register early to save money and secure your

space. No special events registrations will be accepted onsite.

Early Bird   
(by 9/26)  

Advance  

(by 10/12)

Tuesday, October 18                                                        
Awards Luncheon $50 $60
Wednesday, October 19    
Youth Services Forum Author Breakfast $32 $42
IACRL Luncheon $40 $50

* Attendees can register at the ILA Member rate if they have either a Personal Membership or work at a library that has an Institutional Membership. If you are not sure of your membership or member status, please email ila@ila.org.

** This registrant type applies to full time students and retired librarians that are ILA Members. If you do not fall into that category and you register at this rate, you will be billed for the appropriate level of registration and will not be allowed to fully register for the conference until the correct registration rate is paid in full.

Please note that there is NO LUNCH included in conference registration on Tuesday. The lunches that are included in conference registration are buffet style lunch in the exhibit hall on Wednesday and Thursday. Exhibits are not open on Tuesday. 

Conference speakers who are employed by, or a trustee of, a library (academic, public, school, special), a library agency, or library school located in the state of Illinois are required to register and pay the appropriate registration fee for the conference.

All cancellations/refund requests must be received in writing by October 3, 2022. This includes refunds for conference registration, meals, and special events. No telephone cancellations/refund requests can be accepted. No refunds after October 3.

All cancellations are subject to a $15 processing fee.

If you have any questions regarding registration, please email ila@ila.org.

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