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Thank you for a wonderful 2019 Symposium!

Check back later this summer for details on the 2020 Symposium.

NELLCO Annual Symposium
March 12-13, 2019

Omni Providence Hotel
Providence, Rhode Island

Register for the Symposium today!

Symposium registration rates are $250 for NELLCO members.
An early-bird discount rate of $200 is available to those members who register by January 31!

We are thrilled to announce the programming lineup for the
2019 Symposium!


7:30—9:00 am
Exhibitor Corridor

8:30—9:00 am
Providence Ballroom

9:00—10:00 am
Welcome, Vendor Introductions & Symposium Preview
Providence Ballroom

10:00—10:15 am
Exhibitor Corridor

10:15 am—12:00 pm
Acquisitions & Collection Development Interest Group
Bristol / Kent

Re-envisioning Collaboration, Law Library Services, & Experiential Ed (10:15-11:15)
Compassionate Communication (11:25-12:00)
Newport / Washington

12:00—1:00 pm
Providence Ballroom

1:00—2:45 pm
Access Services Interest Group
Bristol / Kent

The Past and Future of ALLStAR Workshop
Newport / Washington

2:45—3:00 pm
Exhibitor Corridor

3:00—4:00 pm
Library Tour: Rhode Island State Law Library
Meet in Exhibitor Corridor

LIPA Board Meeting
Bristol / Kent

ALLStAR Advisory Board Meeting
Newport / Washington

5:00—7:00 pm
Cocktail Reception
Skyline at Waterplace (1 Finance Way)


8:30—9:00 am
Providence Ballroom

9:00—10:45 am
Reference Interest Group
Bristol / Kent

Providence Athenaeum (9:00-9:45)
Pop Culture and the Law Library (9:55-10:45)
Newport / Washington

10:45—11:00 am
Exhibitor Corridor

11:00 am—12:45 pm
Interlibrary Loan Interest Group
Bristol / Kent

Law Library Neutrality in a Time of Political Upheaval (11:00-11:50)
Developing Technology Services in Law Libraries (12:00-12:45)
Newport / Washington

12:45-2:00 pm
Lunch & Wrap Up
Providence Ballroom

Hotel Information

Rooms are being held at the Omni Providence for Symposium attendees at a rate of $156.00 per night. Click here to reserve your room online, or call 800-843-6664 and request the NELLCO block.



Travel to Providence

There are many ways to get to Providence!
Green Airport (PVD) serves the community. It is 10 miles from the Omni and you can take a shuttle, taxi, or Lyft. The Providence Amtrak Station (PVD) is a quick walk at less than a half mile from the Omni. If you're driving, the hotel also has valet parking or self-parking at the convention center next door.


NELLCO is a consortium of law libraries collaborating to maximize access to services and resources and to develop, evaluate, and implement innovative programs for the benefit of the members.

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Albany, NY 12208
Phone: 518-694-3025
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