16th International Conference on Books, Publishing & Libraries, University of Pennsylvania, 7 July 2018

Call for Papers

We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the Sixteenth International Conference on Books, Publishing & Libraries, held 7 July 2018 at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, USA.

Founded in 2003, the International Conference on Books, Publishing & Libraries brings together scholars and practitioners around a common shared interest in exploring the histories, traditions, and futures of books, publishing, and libraries.

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, and colloquia. The conference features research addressing the annual themes.

For more information regarding the conference, use the links below to explore our conference website.

Call for Papers Themes
Presentation Types Scope and Concerns
Emerging Scholar Awards Conference History
Submit a Proposal

Submit your proposal by 3 July 2017.

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission.