The Black Caucus of the American Library Association is proud to announce our first virtual summit:


Connecting, Cultivating and Collaboration

May 15-16

You do not want to miss this two-day event. For more information click the button below:

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In 2021, we will gather to engage and elevate our conference theme: Culture Keepers XI the Sankofa Experience: Inspired by Our Past, Igniting Our Future from July 28 – August 1 at the Tulsa Hyatt Regency in Tulsa, OK, the home of Black Wall Street. The NCAAL XI website is the place to start planning your conference experience. Whether you are interested in participating in conference planning, presenting a program, exhibiting, or partaking in the distinctive and exceptional NCAAL learning and networking opportunities as an attendee, you will be able to find the information you need.

As NCAAL XI excitement builds, you will find specific information about the conference speakers and programs, conference registration, hotels, and local attractions. Today, we invite you to learn more about Tulsa, OK, reflect BCALA’s illustrious history, consider volunteering your time and talents to the conference or check out the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section.

We look forward to seeing you in Tulsa in 2021!

Get to Know Tulsa

Tulsa has been the home of numerous nationally recognized African American business owners. With the emergence of these businesses, Tulsa has flourished over the years. Today, it is the site of our national conference.

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We are pushing for the availability and development of various library resources and services to the African-American communities. Our programs and projects are all geared towards making our mission come true with the help of those who believe in the same cause.

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BCALA Mission and Purpose

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Itinerary for Site Visit to Tulsa

The City of Tulsa welcomes you and other participants. We have a great itinerary scheduled for your visit to ensure that you get to enjoy this great city.

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