Education & Programming

LibLearnX is education for library professionals, by library professionals.

LibLearnX is designed to be an active learning experience. You will take part in experiential learning "learning by doing" in hands-on workshops, bite-sized presentations, deep dives with engaging discussions, and more. And you can create a schedule of sessions to match your learning style and objectives.

Key Dates:

  • Submission site opens: July 10, 2023
  • Submission site closes: August 7, 2023
  • Review site opens: August 9, 2023
  • Review site closes: September 1, 2023
  • Preliminary Schedule Announced: October 2023
  • Registration/Housing Opens: October 2023

Explore the Resources for Program Proposal Planning

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Led by an expert facilitator, these sessions will expose you to out-of-the-box ideas that challenge traditional thinking and concepts and will empower you to accelerate your ideas. 

Sessions are approximately 2 hours in length.

Ideas Xchange

Discover innovative ideas about the topics that matter most to the library community. Creative projects will be shared in peer-to-peer conversations through photo images, videos, or engaging conversations in a social and informal learning space in the LLX Marketplace.  

Sessions are approximately 30 minutes in length.


Pick up practical knowledge and tips – and learn about hot topics and trends at these “bite-sized” presentations that focus on a specific idea, project, or workflow.

Sessions are approximately 15–20 minutes in length.

Learning Labs

Delve into current issues and topics of interest with action-based instruction and collaborative learning. With a focus on specific methods, approaches, and opportunities, you’ll leave with immediately actionable insights to take back to your library. 

Sessions are approximately 60 minutes in length.

Learning Labs - Levels of Interaction:

LibLearnX is a must-attend learning experience designed for library professionals from all library types and at all career levels.