Dates & General Info

Dates & Deadlines

CLA’14 will be held at San Francisco Bay’s Oakland City Center Marriott this November 7-9, 2014.

Registration is scheduled to open June 9th.

Early-bird registration is scheduled to end August 15, 2014 at 5:00 PM PDT
Advance registration is scheduled to end October 3, 2014 at 5:00 PM PDT


Onsite Registration Hours

FRIDAY | November 7 | 7:00AM – 5:00PM
SATURDAY | November 8 | 6:30AM – 5:30PM
SUNDAY | November 9 | 6:30AM – 1:00PM


Name Badges

  • Name badges and meal tickets must be picked up onsite at the conference registration desk.
  • Conference badges must be worn at all times. Entrance to workshops, conference activities, or the Exhibit Hall will not be permitted without the appropriate badge. Lost badges can be reprinted but a small fee may apply.


Attendance Policies

To maintain a professional atmosphere throughout the conference, as well as to ensure the safety of CLA members, speakers, personnel, and exhibits, CLA does not allow children under the age of 16 years, including infants, in educational programs, conference activities, or in the Exhibit Hall at any time.

Your attendance at the conference constitutes permission to utilize photos taken of you at the event for news, promotion, and similar purposes.



Don’t forget your tote! CLA is a Bring Your Own Bag conference.


Explore creative ideas and amazing projects for your Library. Having fun networking and bonding with colleagues around the state.
–2013 Conference Attendee