AKLA/PNLA JOINT CONFERENCE 2020Stay tuned for information about the upcoming PNLA/AkLA 2020 Joint Conference, August 4-7, 2020 in Juneau, Alaska.

Call for Proposals

The call for proposals for PNLA/AkLA 2020 has opened.

Libraries continue to find themselves on the front lines of socio-political turmoil, as well as continually fighting for funding and recognition. Great programs and service models have emerged from this existence, and we want to hear about them! We are accepting proposals for presentations on this theme for our annual conference in August. We are looking for presentations from all corners of the library world – academic, public, school, special… and anything in between!

Use the Call for Proposals Form to submit your proposal.  The deadline for submissions has been extended until January 25, 2020.



  • The conference hotel is the Ramada by Wyndham Juneau (375 Whittier St) and you can book online – $189 per night.
  • The Driftwood (kitchenettes available, 435 W Willoughby Ave) – call 907-586-2280 to book, use code LAPNW – $129-179 per night.

Travel by Air

Alaska Airlines has provided us with a discount code, ECMC793.

To use your Discount Code, go to alaskaair.com and input the Discount Code when searching for flights. The discount will be applied to any flights meeting the contract parameters. By clicking the “?” next to the discount code box after entering the code you may view a detailed description of the rules.

You and your guests may also use the Discount Code by calling Alaska Airlines Group Desk; however, a $15.00 per person ticketing fee will apply.

Please check your contracts for validity dates, rules and restrictions.