Registration is now open for the the 2019 Illinois Youth Services Institute. This year's conference will be held March 21-22, 2019 at the Marriott Bloomington-Normal Hotel and Conference Center. Early bird registration for the full conference is $175, single day registration is $150 and ends on February 28, 2019. Full conference registration includes luncheon on both days.
The theme of the conference is CommUnity and will feature Dr. Nicole A. Cooke as the keynote speaker. Dr. Cooke is an Assistant Professor and MS/LIS Program Director, School of Information Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her presentation is entitled Strengthening the Virtuous Circle: Why Diversity in the Profession Matters. For additional information, including the complete program schedule, please visit the ILA website.