Call for Papers 2024

The 2024 conference theme is 'Libraries as Changemakers'. A changemaker is someone who is taking creative action to solve a social problem. Changemaking involves empathy, thoughtfulness, creativity, taking action and collaborative leadership.

CONUL invites submissions for presentations and posters which address topics including, but not limited to:

  •    Libraries and global citizenship
  •    Libraries supporting environmental responsibility
  •    Libraries as a catalyst for community transformation
  •    Culture and Collections for a just and fair world
  •    Open Research and transformational change
  •    Change makers as digital makers
  •    Collaboration as a strategy for change
  •    AI:  A changemaker for All
  •    Libraries Learning through Change
  •    Libraries and developmental change
  •    Change and Organisational culture
Submit Your Abstract

The Conference Committee welcomes proposals on the theme and sub-themes which include trends which may shape the future and practical elements of research and academic librarianship. Papers that may not fit into the above topics but relate to the overall theme are equally welcome.

See the presentation formats.

The closing date for abstract submission has been extended to  Midnight (GMT), 22nd January 2024.