Invitation to EAHIL 2024 in Riga, Latvia, 11-14 June 2024

By Marshall Dozier | Published: 2023-07-27

The EAHIL 2024 Conference is fast approaching and on behalf of the IPC and LOC Committees we are excited to invite you to join us for this enriching event, which will take place in Riga, Latvia, from June 11-14 2024:

The Conference theme, “Small Step and a Giant Leap: Reorienting Towards a New Environment,” conveys the message for libraries to adapt and thrive in an ever-evolving landscape.

We aim to embrace both incremental changes and significant advancements, building upon the inspiring ideas of the 2023 theme.

The International Programme Committee has developed the following key subthemes for your attention:

  • Shaping the Educational Environment
  • Research & Open Science
  • Libraries as change agents
  • Visibility & Strategic presence
  • Technology & Tools

Find out more about the subthemes:

We will invite abstracts for oral presentations, posters, interactive workshops, and continuing education courses.

Please take note of the following essential dates:

  • Abstract submission opens: 4 September 2023
  • Deadline for abstract submission: end of October 2023
  • Notification of acceptance: December 2023
  • Authors confirm final versions of abstracts: January 2024
  • Authors confirm attendance: March 2024

In our efforts to meet your needs, we have prepared a survey for Continuing Educational Courses requirements (closing date 4 September 2023): Your valuable input would be greatly appreciated!

As the conference draws near, we eagerly await the opportunity to welcome you to Riga for insightful discussions, professional growth, and the chance to meet librarians and friends from around the world.

For any questions or assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our team at

Thank you, and we look forward to your participation at EAHIL 2024!

Warm regards,

Marshall Dozier, EAHIL 2024 International Programme Committee Chair

Santa Darģe, EAHIL 2024 Local Organising Committee Chair