LLX Marketplace

The LLX Marketplace is an engagement proving ground, designed for creative collaboration and interactive learning within the exhibit space. It is located on Level 100 (accessible via the Pratt Street Lobby).

Saturday, January 20: 9:30am – 4:00pm  | Sunday, January 21: 10:00am – 4:00pm  | Monday, January 22: 9:30am – 12:00pm

LLX Marketplace exhibition hall

The LLX Marketplace will include exhibitors eager to meet with you to discuss new titles, products, tools, and core services. Prepare for meaningful and highly interactive education, networking, and more. You will be sure to walk away with great resources, practical knowledge, and inspiration!

Participating Exhibitors!

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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 in an informal learning space. 

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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. 

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LLX Studio

In the LLX Studio, you'll hear from top author speakers and inspiring thought leaders that will inspire and challenge you.

Experience ALA

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Stop by the ALA Connect Lounge to discover the latest news and resources from across the association. 

Connect with staff from ALA Member Relations and Services, the Office for Intellectual Freedom, Booklist, and ALA Editions | Neal Schuman.

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See what's new in the ALA Store!

Be sure to visit the ALA Store conveniently located in the LLX Marketplace. Shop the latest posters and bookmarks including "Hot Dog" by Doug Salati, recipient of the 2023 Caldecott Medal and new National Library Week materials.

Explore a curated selection of must-have resources from ALA Editions | ALA Neal-Schuman including "Uncommon Quotes for Library Lovers;" "Read These Banned Books;" "Foundations of Information Law;" "The Ultimate Privacy Field Guide;" and more bestsellers, textbooks, and new releases.

And support intellectual freedom by sporting a Free People Read Freely™ t-shirt. Shop early for the best selection!

Do you need a professional headshot for your resume or social media?

The Headshot Café™ will provide complimentary headshot photos in the Headshot Booth (739) and is open Saturday - Monday during the LLX Marketplace hours.

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