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Welcome to the PNLA 2014 Conference website.  Join us August 13-15 in Helena, Montana at the Great Northern Hotel for great programs, speakers, and activities! 

Location

835 Great Northern Blvd.
Helena, Montana
Map and directions

Things to do

Helena is an exciting place to visit!  Whether you are interested in recreational, dining, or shopping activities you will find plenty to do.  Learn more about these activities and the history of Helena by visiting the Helena Area Chamber of Commerce.  While you're in, be sure to check out downtown Helena, or see what is going on around town.  Explorer the larger Montana area by visiting the state's official travel site.

Parking

There are four parking options available to conference attendees:

  • Overnight Guests may park in the lot across from the front entrance of the hotel (Overnight permit provided at check-in)
  • Free parking available on a first come, first served basis in the Convention Parking Lot behind the hotel (Entrance on Front Street - No permit required)
  • Parking in Lot 15 across the street from the rear entrance of the hotel (Entrance on Front Street - Permits available at the entrance of the lot)
  • Getchell Street Parking Garage is available if the other lots are full (Entrance on Getchell and 14th - Cost is $0.75 per hour or $11.25 per day - Hotel will not validate parking in this location)

Printable parking information and lot map

Accommodations

Discounted group rates ($135) are available at the Great Northern Hotel.  Call (toll free) 800-829-4047 or (local) 406-457-5500 to book rooms. These rooms are located in the conference hotel.

 

Additional rooms ($109) available at the Holiday Inn Conference Center.  Call (toll free) 800-465-4329 or (local) 406-443-2200 to book rooms.  These rooms are located in the Holiday Inn in the walking mall which is a 15-20 minute walk to the conference hotel.

 

Be sure to reference the Pacific Northwest Library Association to receive the discounted rate.

Registration

Early registration deadline: July 7

Regular registration deadline: August 11

 

Regular registration costs - Members:

Full Registration:                                    $200 (through July 7)

Full Registration:                                    $230 (July 8 through August 11)

Full Registration:                                    $250 (on-site)

Single Day Registration:                         $115 

Single Day Registration:                         $145 (on-site)

Presenter/Student/Retired Registration: $150

 

Regular registration costs - Non-Members:

Full Registration:                                    $260 (through July 7)

Full Registration:                                    $290 (July 8 through August 11)

Full Registration:                                    $300 (on-site)

Single Day Registration:                         $155

Single Day Registration:                         $185 (on-site)

Presenter/Student/Retired Registration  $180

 

 

*Cost includes 2 breakfasts and 2 lunches (Thursday, August 14th and Friday, August 15th)

**Optional events available at additional cost

 

Regular Registration
Vendor Registration
President's Registration

Program

View the program schedule

Printable program schedule

Printable program at a glance

Speakers

View the speaker bios

Printable breakout speaker bios

Sponsors

 

ebsco sponsor Sage_sponsor

 

 

 

 

 

 

OCLC

sirsi

University of North Texas

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