For colleagues affiliated with a member institution, the best way to stay informed about AMICAL’s activities is to sign up for a free AMICAL account. This will you give access to AMICAL Connect, our online forum, where we announce upcoming events and initiatives.
Current programs & initiatives
Our annual conference on libraries, technology and learning at international American universities, hosted online or by a different of member institution each year.
Our events, including in-person workshops and online events. Find out how to propose an online event. We also organize event series, such as AMICAL Keeps Current.
Small financial awards for the professional development of library staff at member institutions.
Through the AMICAL-OCLC RESPOND program, member libraries obtain access to a powerful set of services for management, discovery and sharing of library collections. They also become members of the OCLC cooperative, able to benefit from the opportunities that opens for professional contact and development.
The E-Resources Committee negotiates group pricing for members on licensed products that cater to their needs. These products may include full-text collections, bibliographic/factual data, library service technologies, and educational software.
AMICAL has partnered with Library Juice Academy to provide our members with a 20% discount on course registration fees.
A showcase of digital projects that AMICAL has supported over the years.
In addition to our events, we help bridge AMICAL members across institutional, geographic and professional boundaries through AMICAL Connect, our community forum.
Past programs & initiatives