CFP: Society of AL Archivists, 2017 Meeting

The Society of Alabama Archivists will hold its 2017 meeting at the Gorgas Library at the University of Alabama on Friday, October 13.

The Call for Proposals is available.  Deadline for submissions is August 31, 2017.

The Program Committee solicits proposals in these categories:

INDIVIDUAL PRESENTATIONS of less than 20 minutes. May include any media supported by hardware and software available in the meeting rooms.

PANEL PRESENTATIONS should be no longer than 60 minutes.  They should consist of a chair/moderator and may operate as a discussion or a traditional panel.

POSTERS should be no larger than 36″ x 48″ and be mountable on an easel (SALA will provide cardboard backing and easel). At least one presenter must attend the Poster Session. (See or for free templates.)

Please make your proposal in only one category and note what kind of presentation media you need (Powerpoint, web access, etc.).

individual and poster proposals should contain

  • complete contact information
  • presentation title
  • abstract.

Panel proposals should include

  • complete contact information for lead presenter / panel organizer
  • participant contact / title / abstract for each presentation

Submit proposals to Dr. Martin T. Olliff,