Conference Brochure and Registration

Here is the link to the Conference Website!
Check it out for speaker info, things to see and do in the Cambridge area, special events, making your case to attend, and more!

Register now!  Conference is coming right up (May 10-12, 2017)

Want to register online?  Here is the link   It will take you to the Maryland Library Association’s online registration form.  Enter as “Public” and go from there.

Discount for DLA Members!  If you are a DLA member, you may use a promotional code for a discount.  This promotional code is provided for DLA members only.  If you are a member and have not received it, please email Sara Thomas, DLA Membership Chair.

Update:  As of March 22, the Hyatt is reporting full for overnight accommodations.  Please book your overnight stay at a nearby hotel or bed & breakfast.

Questions?  Email DLA at:

We’ll see you at the conference!

More about the conference:

The conference begins on Wednesday May 10th and runs through Friday May 12th in Cambridge, Maryland. We’re “Charting New Courses Together”!


Our annual MLA/DLA Joint State Conference location is at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay resort/conference center.  There is something for everyone at this state conference!  DLA members enjoy a registration fee discount. Not a member? Join now!

Registration is open now!

Volunteering and Silent Auction:
There will be a call for volunteer opportunities but if you would like to be involved with the silent auction, please contact Kay Bowes.

If you have any questions, please contact DLA VP/Conference Chair Michelle Hughes or Cathay Keough.