News & Updates

Award Winning Papers & Poster Announced

  • JCDL 2021 Awards were announced during the Closing Session on Thursday, September 29. The winning papers and poster can be found here: Award Winners

Socializing at JCDL2021

  • JCDL will host two Social Hours on Zoom via the Conference Platform: 11am-12pm (CDT), Tuesday, September 28 and 8:30-9:30pm (CDT), Wednesday, September 29. Stop by to chat with fellow participants!


  • Help us spread the word! If you tweet about the conference, please use #JCDL2021. You can also tag @JCDLConf.

Virtual Conference Platform

  • Information about the accessing the virtual conference platform (RDMobile) has been emailed out to anyone who has registered. Follow this link to details if you did not receive the email.

Posters & Demos Session on Gather.Town

  • The JCDL 2021 Posters & Demos Session will take place on Wednesday, September 29, from 6pm – 8pm (US/CDT) via Zoom and Gather.Town – both accessed through the Conference Virtual Platform.

    The Zoom portion of the event will include our annual Minute Madness.
    At 6:45pm (US/Central), presenters and audience will move to Gather.Town for the rest of the Posters & Demos session.

    We suggest participants create logins and avatars in advance to facilitate access on the day. Follow this link for details.

Tutorial Registration

  • There is still room in some tutorials for more participants. Participation in one tutorial is included with conference registration. Please reach out to tutorial organizers if you want to join, but did not sign up with registration.

[UPDATE] Keynote: Safiya Noble

  • The virtual doors to this event will open at 12pm. The event will begin at 12:30pm.
  • This event requires additional advanced registration. Follow the link in the conference platform to access the Zoom registration and be emailed a link.

Schedule at a Glance

  • An easily-printable version of the Conference Schedule, including multiple time-zones, can be found here.