Registration for 2021 Core Forum is now open!

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RegistrationEarly Bird RateAfter September 6, 2021
Core Individual Members$299$349
Maryland Library Association Members$299$349
ALA Individual Members$329$379
Non-Members$399$449
Students, Seeking Employment, Retired, & International$199$199

Preconferences

New Connections in the RDA Toolkit
Metadata & Collections Program Track
Thursday, October 7, 12 pm – 4 pm
Registration fee includes workshop materials and afternoon break refreshments.

Choose Your Own Adventure Scholarly Communication Assessment Rubrics
Assessment Program Track
Thursday, October 7, 12 pm – 4 pm
Registration fee includes workshop materials and afternoon break refreshments.

Evidence Based Practice in Libraries
Leadership & Management Program Track
Thursday, October 7, 12 pm – 4 pm
Registration fee includes workshop materials and afternoon break refreshments.

Crisis Communication/Message Dissemination for Libraries
Leadership & Management Program Track
Thursday, October 7, 12 pm – 4 pm
Registration fee includes workshop materials and afternoon break refreshments

Preconference RegistrationRate
Core Individual Members$119
Maryland Library Association Members$119
ALA Individual Members$149
Non-Members$189
Students, Seeking Employment, Retired, & International$99
Registration fee includes workshop materials and afternoon break refreshments

We Create Inclusive Experiences! Library Buildings Tour

Thursday, October 7, 8 am – 4 pm

A day of touring, learning, and experiencing the next generation of public and academic library facilities that center the human experience and activate 21st century learning for all!

Registration fee includes lunch and bus transportation throughout the day.

Library Buildings Tour RegistrationRate
Core Individual Members$159
Maryland Library Association Members$159
ALA Individual Members$189
Non-Members$210
Students, Seeking Employment, Retired, & International$100
Registration fee includes lunch and bus transportation throughout the day

Cancellation Policy

Refund requests must be submitted in writing prior to September 17, 2021, and are subject to a $50 cancellation fee. The Forum and all of its events are offered on a cost-recovery basis and may be cancelled due to adverse events beyond the control of Core or if there is insufficient registration. In the event that an Core-sponsored activity is cancelled, Core cannot be responsible for any cancellation/charge assessed to registrants by airlines, travel agencies, or hotels. Core does not provide refunds for registration or personal expenses due to weather or travel related circumstances.