Shopping, Dining, and Entertainment Just Across the Street!

Located in the heart of downtown Indianapolis just across the street from the conference hotel, Circle Centre Mall is a prime retail, dining, and entertainment destination. Circle Centre Mall features over 100 retailers, including movie entertainment at the United Artist Theaters, and twelve sit-down restaurants offering some of the city’s best dining experiences. Your Local Host…

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Register for the 2018 ATLA Annual Conference in Indianapolis, June 13-16

Registration is open for the 2018 ATLA Annual Conference. Come join a gathering of theological librarians, publishers, scholars, students, and other information providers in Indianapolis, Indiana, June 13-16 as we focus on “Connection at the Crossroads: Creative Collaboration in a Changing Landscape.” To help you register, we have answered the six main questions about the conference. These questions…

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Submit your 2018 ATLA Annual Conference Proposal

Submitted by Paul Tippey, Chair, ATLA Conference Committee The ATLA Conference Committee invites members and friends to submit proposals for the 2018 ATLA Annual Conference, June 13-16, 2018, in Indianapolis, Indiana. The deadline for all submissions is Friday, September 22, 2017. While we welcome proposals pertaining to all areas of librarianship, we are particularly interested in topics that…

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Dunwoody Restaurant Week

We’re very excited that Dunwoody Restaurant Week, which takes place June 10-17, will coincide with the ATLA conference. Participating restaurants will showcase their best dishes and desserts with pre-set lunch and dinner menus. Diners are invited to either call to make reservations or simply stop in to enjoy delicious meals for a steal at favorites…

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Atlanta’s Botanical Garden

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be wandering in a botanical garden and all of a sudden come upon a tree painted pink?  How about looking up to discover there are big red discs hovering in the trees?  What would you think about spying chandeliers amongst the orchids? Pay a visit…

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Swilley Library (Mercer University)

The library on Mercer University’s Atlanta campus was dedicated in 1983 in honor of Dr. Monroe F. Swilley, Jr. who was the guiding force in establishing the Atlanta Baptist College in 1968. Then pastor of Atlanta’s Second Ponce de Leon Baptist Church, he resigned to serve as the College’s first and only president. In 1972,…

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Local Bookstores to Visit in Atlanta

Atlanta abounds with places for the bibliophile! From public libraries to campus bookstores, book clubs and author signings, the Georgia Center for the Book and the AJC Decatur Book Festival, something can be found for every literary style.  The area is also home to some of the best independent books stores around!  These shops feature…

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