Papers and Posters

Share your programs and research findings with your colleagues at Discover, Connect, Collaborate the Midwest Chapter/MLA Annual Conference 2019.

We are accepting structured abstracts for both research projects and program descriptions for paper and poster presentations.

  • Research abstracts report on designing, conducting, and analyzing a research project.
  • Program description abstracts describe the creation and improvement of products, programs, technologies, administrative practices, or services that librarians and information professionals conduct.

Abstracts will be reviewed based on MLA’s 2019 Review Criteria for Program Description and Research Abstracts (PDF).  Abstracts should be structured. For more information on how to write a good structured abstract, see The Structured Abstract: An Essential Tool for Researchers on the Medical Library Association web site.

Papers and posters that were submitted to and/or presented at the 2019 Medical Library Association annual meeting in Chicago are welcome.

Submit your abstract online

The deadline for submission has been extended to July 26, 2019.

If you have any questions about the submission process, please contact Jennifer Deal, We look forward to receiving your submission!