1. Is there a fee for the virtual conference?

No, the virtual conference is free of charge.

  1. Do I need to be a member of ARLIS/NA in order to attend the virtual conference?

Anyone may register to attend the virtual conference. We always welcome new members of ARLIS/NA. You can find information about joining on our website.

  1. How do I access the virtual conference?

After registering, you will receive an email with information about joining the conference.

  1. If I already registered for the conference in St. Louis, do I need to re-register for this virtual conference?

Yes, please re-register. This is how you will receive information about accessing the conference.

  1. What equipment or software do I need in order to attend the Virtual Conference?

The Conference is being held on the Zoom platform. You will need an internet-enabled computer, smartphone, or tablet in order to fully participate. You can also access conference audio via any telephone.

  1. Are there assistive devices available for attendants?

Yes, there are accessibility options:

  • For live transcriptions: Web Captioner is a free tool which provides live audio captions in your browser. NOTE: Web Captioner requires using Google Chrome, and does NOT work on phones or tablets. Please be sure to install it on your computer prior to the start of the conference sessions.
  • All Virtual Conference recordings will include captions after upload to the ARLIS/NA Learning Portal.
  1. Can I ask presenters questions during the conference sessions?

During the session, you may raise questions to presenters via the Q+A tool and also share comments on chat.

  1. Who should I contact if I have technical questions or problems accessing the conference?

Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions about using Zoom or accessing the conference.

  1. Will the conference sessions be recorded?

Yes, sessions are being recorded and will be uploaded to the ARLIS/NA Learning Portal.

  1. I have a different question that is not listed here.

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