FAQ

  1. Who sponsors the Conference?
    DALINC (Dubuque Area Library Information Consortium) is the sponsor of this event.

  2. Is the program available?
    The program for the upcoming year will be posted here once it becomes available. 

  3. Did the presentation proposals go through a peer review process?
    Yes, proposals go through a blind peer review process. The reviewers are members of the LINC-up Planning Committee.

  4. Will I have a live internet connection in my presentation area?                                                 
    The presentation sessions will have a high-speed connection.

  5. Who do I contact to inquire about equipment or aids for my presentation? If so, how do I apply for it?
    Please contact Kristen Smith via email or 563-588-7042.

  6. As a presenter, is there a discount for attending the conference? If so, how is this applied?
    Yes, the presenter attendance fee is $40, discounted $10 from the attendee cost of $50. If you are a presenter, mark  yes under "$40 Presenter" in the Conference Registration Fees section of the form.

  7. How do I know if my registration was received?
    Registrants are notified by email within a few days of the receipt of their registration. If you do not receive this email, verify your registration by contacting Susan Ebertz via email or by calling 563-589-0265.

  8. How do I register after the deadline?
    To register after the deadline, submit the Registration Form.  There will be a late registration fee of $10.00 added if registering after the deadline.  If you have any questions, contact Susan Ebertz via email or by calling 563-589-0265.  To register on the day of the symposium, please go to the Registration Desk in the Alumni Campus Center.

  9. What is your policy on cancellations?
    Substitutions are welcome at any time. Inform Susan Ebertz of substitutions via email or by calling 563-589-0265 before 1:00 p.m. on April 1st. However, cancellations must be formally made via e-mail to Susan by 5:00 p.m. on March 27th. Cancellations will result in a refund of the fee minus $15.00.

  10. Where can I park?
    Parking is available on the parking lot on the corner of Loras Blvd. and Alta Vista St.  Handicap parking is available in the Cox Street Parking Lot near the Alumni Campus Center. Please see the Loras campus map.

  11. What if I get a parking ticket?
    If you park in the designated parking lot at the corner of Loras Boulevard and Alta Vista, you will not get a parking ticket. If you park elsewhere and get a ticket, give it to one of the Loras College attendees at the conference or send it to Kristen Smith, Loras College Library, 1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque, IA 52001.

  12. How do I get from the parking lot to the Alumni Campus Center (ACC)?
    Walk on the sidewalk along Loras Boulevard past Keane Hall, the Academic Resource Center (Library) and then to the Alumni Campus Center. You can also walk on the sidewalk to the left of Keane Hall (big building across from the parking lot) and down through campus - again, past the Academic Resource Center and then on to the Alumni Campus Center.  View a  map of the Loras Campus here

  13. Are all of the meeting rooms in the same building?
    Yes, all of the meeting rooms are in the Alumni Campus Center.

  14. Where can I make photocopies?
    In the event of a copying emergency, ask at the Conference Registration Desk.

  15. Is there recommended lodging for the conference?
    All hotels listed on our lodging page are recommended! There is a free shuttle from the Airport to the Holiday Inn.