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Join our community of collectors & connectors from around the world.

Attend engaging sessions, network with other librarians and scholars in the field of religion & theology, and meet with vendors to support your library and research needs. The online conference will be held over three days, beginning June 16-18, 2021. The conference will begin each day at 10 a.m. with most days ending at 4 p.m. CT. There will be pre-conference sessions on Monday, June 14. These workshops will be included with conference registration. View the list of pre-conference sessions on the Atla Blog.

How to Register Yourself

  1. If you are a member, log in to your My Atla account, visit our Events page, and follow the instructions on the screen.
  2. If you are not a member, begin by creating an account on the My Atla web portal. After creating your account, visit our Events page and log in using your newly-created credentials and follow the instructions on the screen.

How to Register a Colleague

  1. Register by going to our Events page and signing into your My Atla account.
  2. You will be asked if you would like to register yourself or register a colleague. Follow the instructions on the screen.

If the roster for your institution isn’t up to date in My Atla, you will need to update your roster before registering your staff. To update your library’s roster, log in to My Atla, visit the My Affiliations tab, select the ellipsis icon next to your primary affiliation, and select Manage My Roster to add or remove individuals. Only the member representative will be able to edit the library’s roster.

Registration is Open

Join our community of collectors and connectors from around the world for our conference experience, Atla Annual 2021 Online.

Register Today!

Access the Schedule

After registering for the conference, attendees will receive an email inviting them to Sched, the online conference space. Here, attendees can create personalized schedules, access Zoom rooms the week of the conference, view sponsors and exhibitors, and see who else is attending Atla Annual 2021 Online.

You may also view the schedule before registering.

Conference Pricing

In honor of our 75th Anniversary, event pricing is as follows: 

Member Type USD
Individual or Student $75
Institutional Member Representative or Affiliate Member Representative $75
Non-Member from Member Institution  $75
Non-Member $150
Emeritus or Retired $0

Cancellation policy: You may cancel your conference registration with a $25 processing fee until June 1, 2021. After June 1, 2021, no refunds will be issued.

Consider joining Atla for the member rate!

Grant Programs

While you wait for registration to open, we encourage you to apply for one of the following:

Submit your application via the My Atla web portal by May 14!



Meet the Plenary Speakers

Pre-Conferences Happening Monday, June 14

Be sure to block off your calendar on Monday, June 14, to attend one or more of our workshops!

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Dr. Safiya Noble Announced as Thursday’s Plenary Speaker at Atla Annual 2021 Online

Dr. Safiya Noble will speak on Thursday, June 17, at Atla Annual 2021 Online. Learn more about Dr. Noble and save the date!

Atla Annual 2021 Online: Pre-Conferences Happening Monday, June 14

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Alexia Hudson-Ward will kick off Atla Annual 2021 Online as our Opening Plenary Speaker. Learn more about Alexia and save the date!

Grant Programs Available for Atla Annual 2021 Online

Atla Annual 2021 Online is happening June 16-18. We are pleased to offer our members options to help offset the costs of attending Atla Annual. Learn more and apply before May 14.

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