In 2021, we will gather online to engage and elevate our conference theme: Culture Keepers XI the Sankofa Experience: Inspired by Our Past, Igniting Our Future, from Pre-Conference, July 27 | July 28 – August 1, 2021. 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.

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BCALA Mission and Purpose

Check out why BCALA is doing what we are doing.

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Featured Speakers and Highlights

Featured speakers include Michael Eric Dyson, Jason Reynolds and Carla Hayden. Read more about featured speakers and schedule highlights here!

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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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