Conference Registration – 2024

Save time and register through our online registration form. Please fill it out completely and submit the form to AISLE. If you wish to print the registration form, you may scan it and email it to

All fields are required to be filled in so that we may completely process this online form.

Personal Information
Work Address
Home Address

Check Preferred Address

Are you an AISLE Member?

Other Information

Please provide your IEIN (if you wish to claim Professional Development Hours)
(Illinois Educators Identification Number)

Are you presenting?

Are you on the 2024 Conference Steering Committee?

Is this your first AISLE Conference?

Check here if you have a disability and require special services.

Pre-Conference Seminars

Thursday, Nov. 7, 2024

Note: For full description of these seminars click here. The Pre-Conference seminars are a separate fee from the conference fees to attend. One half-day session is $100.00; two half-day sessions are $160.00. All half-day sessions will receive 3 hours of professional development. You must indicate 1st, 2nd, and 3rd choices for each session. Lunch will be on your own.

Thursday Morning Seminars, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Seminars Desired

in order of preference
First Second Third Seminar Description
1. Incorporating Critical Media Literacy into School Library Programming, Sujin Huggins
2. Best Books for High School, Jonathan Hunt
3. Picture This: Showing the Potential of Picture Books for Older Readers, Rikki Steinmetz, Mindy Kolar, Monica Fumarolo
4. Latest and Greatest Books for PreK - 5, Kathleen March, Lorie Barber
5. Unlock the Power of Data for Collection Management, Janette Derucki, Leah Gregory

Thursday Afternoon Seminars, 1:30 -4:30 p.m.

Seminars Desired

in order of preference
First Second Third Seminar Description
6. Using Diverse Children’s Books to Teach Primary Sources, Stacy Lang, Paige Green
7. Best 2024 Books for Middle School, Jonathan Hunt
8. Book Bans, Mental Health and Your Library, Kelly Jensen
9. Generative AI and Student Inquiry : Values, Practices and Ethical Thinking, Dr. Kristen Mattson
10. Creative Non-Fiction Cataloging - Reinventing Dewey Karrie Fisher, Chris Cannata

Total for Thursday Pre-Conference:

Conference Registration Fees

Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9

To qualify for the member rate, you must be a 2024-2025 AISLE “Member of record.” The non-member fees include a one-year AISLE Membership. Please see registration fees.

Friday and Saturday, November 8 & 9 – Full Conference

Deadline 9/27/24
Deadline 10/23/24
After 10/24/24
Member $250 $280 $310
Retired/Student/Collaborative Partner $210 $210 $210
Non-Member (Membership included) $325 $355 $385

Friday or Saturday, November 8 or 9 Single Day Registration

Deadline 9/27/24
Deadline 10/23/24
After 10/24/24
Member $220 $250 $280
Retired/Student $180 $180 $180
Non-Member (Membership included) $295 $325 $355


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Meal Registration

You must pre-register for meals. Complete menu details can be found here

Check if you have special dietary requirements. A committee member will contact you.


Thursday, Nov. 7

Lunch and dinner are on your own.

Friday, Nov. 8

Breakfast on your own; coffee provided from 7:30 - 8:00am.

Select one:

Select one:

Saturday, Nov. 9

Breakfast on your own. Coffee provided from 7:30 – 8:00 a.m.

Total Meal Fees:

Linking for Learning, 4th edition: The Illinois School Library Standards

Linking for Learning will be available for purchase at a discounted price (regularly $36.00, at conference $30.00) You may preorder your copy and pick it up at the registration desk.

Number of copies:

@ $30.00

Total for Linking for Learning:

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Payment Options

Credit Card, Check or Purchase Order

Mail or scan a copy of Purchase Order and send to AISLE Conference Registration, PO Box 110 | Seneca, IL 61360 or email to or fax to 309-387-6275.

Complete the following information below.

Payment Options:


Please fill out the fields below for online payment using credit card. (We accept VISA and MasterCard)

Credit Card (online payment)

If you would like to use a Purchase Order, please fill out the fields below.

Purchase Order
Personal Check

If you are mailing a personal check payable to AISLE, please send it to:

Executive Secretary,
P.O. Box 110, Seneca, IL 60360.


Caroline Campbell, AISLE Registrar
Phone: 309-387-6275

Carolyn Kinsella, AISLE Executive Secretary
Phone: 815-357-6023


  • Use a separate form for each person registering.
  • Registration form must be postmarked by September 27, 2024 (Early Bird) or October 23, 2024(Regular).
  • Online registrations must be received by midnight of the Early Bird and Regular dates listed.
  • On-site registrants are encouraged to complete the online registration before arriving at the conference to avoid delays at the registration desk.
  • Requests for refunds must be received in writing by October 24, 2024.
  • Cancellations will result in a $25 handling fee.
  • Refunds will be made after the conference.
  • Confirmation will be sent for registration received by October 23, 2024.
  • Hotel reservation must be made directly with the hotel by October 16, 2024. Click here to make a reservation.
  • Please remind your district personnel to process this form in time to meet registration deadlines.