Registration Fees

Register at my OLC | Registration deadline: 9/15/23

Early Bird Registration: Online registration will be available July 28 through September 15, 2023. After September 15, registration will only be available on-site at the Duke Energy Convention Center and there will be an additional $25 fee.

How to register:
When registering on your my OLC account, be sure to indicate your registration type (Member, Non-member, Student, etc.) AND schedule (Full Convention, One-day only, Exhibits only, etc.). Then, select any additional events you would like to attend (OLC luncheons, etc.).

Please note:

  • As a registrant/attendee, you may receive emails from OLC and our vendor partners with event-related information.
  • Attendance at this event constitutes permission for OLC to use any photos or videos taken during the event on our website, social media and in future print materials.
  • If you require any special accommodations to fully participate in the Convention and Expo, please contact the OLC office at 614-410-8092 by Sept. 1, 2023.
  • Code of Conduct
  • Cancellation Policy

Full Convention Fee: Early bird registration On-site registration
Member Fee:* $210 $235
Non-Member: $310 $335
Student/Retired: $130 $155
Speaker Appreciation: $165 $190
Single Day Fee:
(Wed., Thurs., or Fri.)
Member Fee:* $180 $205
Non-Member Fee: $240 $265
Student/Retired Fee: $90 $115
Speaker Appreciation: $145 $170
Exhibits Only Fee:
(one-day pass)
$110 $135
Guest/Spouse (Non-Library) Fee: $60 $85

Additional Events:

Awards and Honors Luncheon
(Wed., 9/27/23)
Ohio Public Library Certification Luncheon (Thurs., 9/28/23) $50

*In order to qualify for the member rate, the registrant must be an Individual member of the Ohio Library Council.

Speaker Appreciation: This discounted rate is for members of the Ohio library community who are presenting a session during the Convention and Expo.

Student/Retired Fee: This discounted rate is for full-time, non-working students and fully-retired individuals only.

Guest/Spouse (Non-Library) Fee: This fee is only for guests and spouses of attendees. These individuals must not be employed by a library.