Big skies, library highs, & legal ties

April 11- April 14, 2018

Best Western Plus GranTree Inn
1325 N. 7th Avenue
Bozeman, MT 59715

President’s Welcome Letter

Presentation Materials

Slides and Handouts

All for One: Planning for Consistency During Difficult Patron Interactions

[Code of Conduct DOCX] [Code of Conduct PDF]
[Crisis Intervention Handout PDF]
[Concealed Weapons Policy DOCX] [Concealed Weapons Policy PDF]

Montana Center for the Book

[Presentation PPTX]

Trans Info: A Basic Primer on Transgender Issues

[Presentation PPTX] [Handout DOCX]


[Presentation PDF] [Handout DOCX]

United States Postal Service Mail Etiquette for ILL & Beyond

[Presentation PPTX]

Evaluating the Library

[Presentation LINK]

Take Your Foundation Higher

[Presentation PPTX]

Local Voices: Capturing Community Oral Histories

[Presentation PPTX]

Montana Library 2 Go

[Presentation PDF] [Handout DOCX]

Collection HQ

[Presentation PDF]

From Futuring to Innovation

[Presentation PPTX]

Deconstructing Power and Expectations

[Presentation PDF]

Cooking the Books

[Handout PDF]

Reaching Out, Building Up

[Presentation LINK]

Program Materials


Paypal Checkout Tutorial
Paper Registration [DOCX] [PDF]
Book Room at Discounted Rate

Conference Information

Speaker Profiles [DOCX] [PDF]
Keynote Speaker Profiles [DOCX] [PDF]
Conference Schedule [WED-THURS] [FRI-SAT]
Program Descriptions [DOCX] [PDF]
Menu Descriptions [DOCX] [PDF]
Sheila Cates Event Flyer [PDF]

Vendor Information

Follett Learning


Baker and Taylor


National Network of Libraries of Medicine

Montana Historical Society

Pacific Northwest Library Association

Bound to Stay Bound

ACLU Montana

Montana State Library

American Library Association

Southwest Solutions

ABDO Publishing

Usborne Books




Sponsorship and Vendor Information