ALA authors: some exciting news to share

Dear ALA Editions | Neal-Schuman authors,

We have some important news items that we hope will brighten your week!

The first is that Poster Submissions for ALA Annual in Chicago are now open. All of our authors are encouraged to review this press release about submissions and consider submitting an entry for a poster session by the March 15th deadline. Per the press release:

Poster Sessions provide an opportunity to share innovative library programs, research on emergent issues, strategic initiatives, such as those furthering equity, diversity, inclusion and accessibility, among many other topics. Poster Session participants create boards with pictures, data, graphs, diagrams, and narrative text and informally discuss their posters with conference attendees during assigned blocks of time on Saturday, June 24, or Sunday, June 25, 2023. The deadline to submit a poster proposal is Wednesday, March 15, 2023. After a review and selection process, applicants will be notified in April whether their submission has been accepted for ALA Annual. To submit a Poster Session proposal go to: You must create a username and password for the site before starting your application.

Requests to discuss ideas for poster sessions can be sent to Ramon Robinson at

Furthermore, as we begin the countdown to Annual Conference, we are expanding our presence on social media to increase our visibility and yours. Below you'll find links to all five of our social media accounts.


Would you take a few moments to follow us and add us? Then, should you have any news about your work that we can share or other ideas for content, please also e-mail those items to We’ve been reaching out to our authors to shoot videos, develop book launch e-blasts, collaborate on marketing collateral design, and promote their titles in other novel ways more and more in recent months. We really appreciate our authors’ support in developing robust marketing plans for their titles and encourage their outreach to collaborate!

All the Best,

The Marketing Team at ALA Editions|Neal-Schuman