Call for Proposal for 2020 CALA Poster Session at ALA Annual

3:00-4:00 pm, Sunday, June 28, 2020

2020 CALA Poster Session at ALA Annual

Session Description: CALA poster sessions provide an ideal platform for CALA members to showcase, discuss and share achievements in research, work in progress, examples of best practice, innovative services, and community development in an informal scholarly setting. They will be held at the same location and room for the CALA Annual Conference Program.  Posters are to be assigned a 60-minute time slot between 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Selection Criteria: Poster session proposals will be evaluated by the CALA Annual Conference Program Planning Committee using the following criteria:

1. Does the title accurately reflect the content? Is it descriptive, attractive, and inviting?

2. Is the proposal clearly written?

3. Is the project or research of high quality or high impact?

4. Originality/innovation of the project. How a new idea applied to the project?

5. Does the project or research contribute to the Library and Information Science field? Can it be generalized to other libraries, or other fields and disciplines?

Please submit the poster proposal at .

Proposals are due on February 24 (Monday), 2020. Acceptance will be notified no later than March 13 (Friday), 2020.


CALA Annual Conference Planning Committee:

Hong Yao, (Chair)

Vincci Kwong, (Co-chair)

Toan Lam-Sullivan, (Co-chair)

Liping Song,

Mingyan Li,

Yuan Li,

Jeannie Chen,

Fu Zhuo,