Registration for the 2020 conference will open in June.


Conference registration includes breakfast all three days, lunch Monday and Tuesday, and light hors d’oeuvres at the poster and conference receptions. 2020 registration rates have not been set.

The 2018 registration rates were:

Early-Bird Rate: $450
Regular Rate: $550
Workshops: $100 (half day); $180 (full day)
Graduate Student Rates: $275 (early bird); $300 (regular)

Travel Awards

The Library Assessment Conference Travel Awards are offered to students and early-career professionals from historically underrepresented racial and ethnic groups who have demonstrated a strong interest in assessment and have the potential to contribute to the profession by deploying and developing innovative assessment and evaluation methods and strategies.

Read more about the travel awards

Cancellation Policies

Event Cancellation

ARL and University of Washington reserve the right to cancel any of the events up to (and including) August 26, 2020. An email announcement will be sent to registrants in the event of a cancellation. Registrants will receive a full refund.

Participant Cancellation

Payment is due no later than August 17 (early bird) and October 5 (regular). Participants may cancel their registration via the online registration system through October 5, 2020 (with a $50 cancellation fee). Registration and payment may be transferred to another individual at your institution. Requests for a refund after October 5 will be handled on a case-by-case basis and must be sent to