MLA Exhibit Hall

Visit the exhibit hall during the convention and explore the newest publications, products, and services.

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2016 MLA Exhibit Hall

Austin Convention Center

  • 8 January, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • 9 January, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • 10 January, 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

You must have a 2016 MLA convention badge or appropriate pass to enter the exhibit hall, so remember to wear your badge!

Exhibit Hall Passes

Complimentary Guest Passes

Convention registrants are welcome to accompany guests through the exhibit hall with the appropriate guest pass. These passes provide access to the exhibit hall only (not to MLA sessions), and the guest must be accompanied by a convention registrant. Guest passes are available at the Exhibit Hall Registration desk.

$10 Day Passes

Persons who wish to visit the exhibit hall and who are not registered for the convention or accompanied by a convention registrant may purchase a one-day pass into the exhibit hall only (not to MLA sessions). Day passes are $10 per day and can be purchased at the Exhibit Hall Registration desk.

Exhibit Hall Events

Exhibit Hall Theater

Be sure to attend the Exhibit Hall Theater events. From book signings by leading authors to demonstrations of the latest tools for digital scholarship and research, these presentations complement the educational sessions.

Check the Convention Daily and the MLA Annual Convention Twitter feed for up-to-date information on exhibit booth activities.

Coffee Service

There will be coffee, tea, soft drinks, and snacks available for sale in the exhibit hall. Check here and the Convention Daily during the convention for details.