Registration Deadline is Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Click Here to Register

On-site registration will be available; however, limited tickets will be sold for ticketed events.

Please note registration rates include the MLA Awards Luncheon, 10/11/2023, and the MLA Black Caucus Luncheon, 10/12/2023.

For any questions regarding registration, please email Selena Swink (sswink@cmrls.lib.ms.us) and Jennifer Todd (jtodd@mlc.lib.ms.us).

MLA Annual Conference 2023


Vicksburg Convention Center
1600 Dr. Briggs Hopson Blvd.
Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180


Conference: October 10-13, 2023


You may pay online or print an invoice and send the payment via mail to:


MLA Office

PO Box 13687

Jackson MS 39236-3687

Hotel Information:

Courtyard by Marriott

1 Underwood Drive,

Vicksburg, MS 39180


$129.00 + 10% tax, per night



Holiday Inn Express & Suites

4330 South Frontage Road,

Vicksburg, MS 39180


$129.00 + 10% tax, per night



Comfort Suites

100 Berryman Road

Vicksburg, MS 39180


$114.00 + 10% tax, per night




3330 Clay St.

Vicksburg, MS 39183


$139 + tax, per night

Group code:  MLA if on the phone or online


Early Bird Registration open until Thursday, August 31, 2023

Early Bird In Person MLA Member Registration Rate (Full Conference) - $120.00

Early Bird In Person MLA Member Registration Rate (One Day) - $75.00

Early-Bird Non-member Registration Rate (Full Conference) - $175.00

Early-Bird Non-member Registration Rate (One Day) - $125.00


Regular Registration Period: September 01, 2023 - September 26, 2023

In Person MLA Member Registration Rate (Full Conference) - $140.00

In Person MLA Member Registration Rate (One Day) - $95.00

Non-member Registration Rate (Full Conference) - $200.00

Non-member Registration Rate (One Day) - $150.00

If you need to register 6 or more individuals as a group please fill out this linked spreadsheet and email to both Selena Swink at sswink@cmrls.lib.ms.us and Jennifer Todd at jtodd@mlc.lib.ms.us.  Be sure to include in your email message which registrant should receive the invoice. Registration of 6+ attendees will receive a 10% discount off of the full conference regular rates of $140. The group discount does not apply for early bird registration.


If you would like to add a guest for paid ticketed events who are not attending other conference events, please email Selena Swink at sswink@cmrls.lib.ms.us OR Jennifer Nabzdyk-Todd at jtodd@mlc.lib.ms.us with the name of the event and the name of the guest(s), so the ticketed event can be added to the invoice.

Paid Ticketed Events


Wednesday, October 11, 6:00 p.m

President's Reception & Scholarship Bash


Thursday, October 12, 6:00 p.m.

Authors' Awards



MLA's mission is to provide professional leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services and the profession of librarianship in order to enhance learning and ensure access to information for all.

Office Hours:
Tuesday: 11:00am-5:00pm

Wednesday: 1:00pm-5:00pm
Thursday: 11:00am-5:00pm

PO Box 13687, Jackson MS 39236-3687 
Phone: 601-981-4586
Email: info@misslib.org


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