Early birds, the worm has arrived!
Registration is open for the 2012 symposium! Read the preliminary program (PDF), read descriptions of our programs and presentations, and register today! Early bird rates apply through Sept. 16.
Early bird registration costs:
- $195 for YALSA members and Missouri Library Association/Missouri Association of School Librarians members;
- $245 for ALA personal members;
- $300 for nonmembers; and
- $50 for students, who must be enrolled full-time in a library and information studies program.
YALSA will also offer pre-symposium special events that require additional registration on Friday, including:
- A half-day forum on dystopian teen literature ($59);
- A half-day forum on engaging students with e-readers and social networking ($59);
- A half-day forum on new trends in publishing for teens and ($59); and
- A guided library tour of public libraries in St. Louis ($25)
In addition, symposium attendees can register for one of two Bill Morris Memorial Author Luncheons, featuring David Levithan (Boy Meets Boy; The Lover’s Dictionary) or Patricia McCormick (Sold, Purple Heart). Tickets for each luncheon cost $45.