The 2019 LOUIS Users Conference will be held October 14-16th at the C. B. Pennington Jr. Conference Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Want to Participate?

We offer a number of opportunities to participate in the conference. If you are interested in participating, check out the list of conference sessions and start brainstorming!

Conference sessions include:

  • General Sessions
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Poster Sessions
  • Panel Discussions / Roundtables
  • Sharing Sessions
  • Training Workshops

The general sessions are pre-determined based on special topics and need. If you have a suggestion for a general session, email Laurie at

Topics for the conference sessions often cover:

  • Library Technology
  • Library Services
  • Best Practices
  • Scholarly Resource Platforms and Content
  • Information Literacy
  • Local, Statewide, and National Trends and Initiatives
  • Web Resources and Tools
  • Programming and Development

Want to Volunteer?

We also offer SLIS students the opportunity to volunteer at the conference, which allows them an inside-view of library conferences and invaluable networking opportunities.

If you are interested in volunteering, email Laurie at