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2013 Conference

Laissez les bons temps rouler! October 9-11, 2013


You will find ABOS CONFERENCE documents here on our Drop Box link

ABOS 2013 Conference Evaluation


Thank You to our sponsors-  Farber Specialty Vehicles and OBS

Thank You to our vendor/exhibitors plus – mk Sorting Systems and Summit Bodyworks

Thank You to our exhibitor- ACORE

Please join us in Baton Rouge, LA for the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services Annual Conference

“Laissez les bons temps rouler! Let the good times roll!”

October 9-11, 2013!

We are excited to announce that U4ria will be performing for us on Wednesday evening, October 9, 2013, 8:00-11:00 p.m. in the Hilton Capitol Center’s Heidelberg Ballroom. 

This event is included in your registration.  There will be a cash bar (with both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages available $3 – $11 per drink).

Workshop and Presenters List 2013

Conference Schedule as of 7-22-13

Registration is now open – take advantage of the early bird rate by August 28th and save $50 off of regular registration!

Early Bird Member Rate $250

Early Bird Non-Member Rate $350

after August 28th

Member Rate $300

Non-Member Rate $400

Single Day Rate $200

Not a member?  Join ABOS for $39 and save $100 off the non-member rate!

To register for the conference, click here.

View Conference Registration Cancellation Policy

Reserve your hotel room at Hilton Capitol Center Baton Rouge.

Our block of rooms is held until Sunday September 15th so please make your reservations soon.

Our room block for Friday night, October 11 is full. When you make your reservation using the on-line link, please select your dates through Thursday, October 10 only.

Bring your Bookmobile to the 2013 ABOS Conference

One half-price registration per bookmobile.

Mileage reimbursement at 56.5 cents/mile up to $100 per bookmobile. Dinner provided on Wednesday and Thursday (limited to two individuals per vehicle per meal). Author lunch on Wednesday is included in your registration. ABOS will pay the parking fees for up to three days* (Wednesday – Friday, October 9-11, 2013) per bookmobile.

* Bookmobiles arriving on Tuesday and/or leaving on Saturday will be responsible for paying the parking fees assessedon Tuesday, October 8 and/or Saturday, October 12, 2013.  The fees are $5 per day per parking space and it is estimated that a full-size bookmobile will take 5 spaces.

Bookmobile Parking Information Here

Please contact Eletha Davis at abosvicepresident@gmail.com for more information.

Vendors – please contact Martha Buckner at abospresident@gmail.com for more information.