Welcome to GLCA IT @ Allegheny College

The GLCA-IT 2020 Vision for the Future is scheduled for March 17-19, 2020 at Allegheny College in Meadville, PA.

The conference theme focuses on the work we engage in that helps meet our institution’s vision of the future.  Individuals and teams from member institutions will provide the content and conversations of the proceedings organized into one of these tracks.


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Looking Under the Hood

This track focuses on infrastructure, platforms, technical systems, and security–the technology and techniques that underlie our efforts

Looking After Our Communities

A track about work meeting individual and organizational needs–methods and means of serving our campus communities

Looking to Improve

For those interested in projects and processes that improve our institutions

Volunteer to Present

The conference can’t happen unless you share your experience and expertise. Sessions are scheduled for 45 minutes and presenters should reserve time for questions and answers from the audience.

No Experience Necessary

The planning committee encourages first-time presenters to submit proposals. 


The Holiday Inn Express, approximately a mile and a half from campus, is providing conference participants a special rate of $89/night.  Participants can find details of how to book and other travel information on the Directions and Lodging page.

Campus Locations

The conference proceedings will occur in Vukovich Center, Pelletier Library, and the Tippie Alumni Center.  The program will provide an opportunity to tour campus and see points of interest related to Library and Information Technology Services at Allegheny College.

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