Registration Information

Registration for the DLF Forum, Learn@DLF, NDSA’s Digital Preservation 2020, CLIR’s Digitizing Hidden Collection Symposium, and affiliated events will open in the spring. 

2019 Forum Registration Desk

Event Schedule

Learn@DLF: November 8, 2020

DLF Forum: November 9-11, 2020

NDSA’s Digital Preservation 2020: November 11-12, 2020

Digitizing Hidden Collections Symposium: November 11-12, 2020

2019 DLF Forum

Registration Rates

DLF Forum

November 9-11, 2020

Every DLF Forum registration includes meals! Your ticket will cover three continental breakfasts, two lunch buffets, frequent coffee/snack breaks, and the conference reception (including one alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage).

In addition, DLF member institutions will be sent one code for a free Forum registration, emailed to DLF’s main contact, when registration opens. Not sure who will receive your institution’s code? Email

DLF Member Organization Representative: $0

  • One coupon code per member institution
  • Use it or lose it by September 15, 2020

DLF Forum Presenter: $450

  • Rate is the same for DLF members and non-members
  • Acceptances go out in June, and a spot will be held for you

DLF Member:

  • Early bird: $475
  • Regular (after September 15th): $500

Non-DLF Member:

  • Early bird: $750
  • Regular (after September 15th): $775 

Reduced “Out-of-Pocket” Rate: $300

  • To help ease costs for attendees who are not funded by an institution and are paying completely out-of-pocket, we are offering a limited number (10) of reduced-rate tickets available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Please register at this rate only if you receive no outside/institutional support – on the honor system

Prices are in USD. A list of current DLF Member Institutions can be found here.

November 8, 2020

Learn@DLF is DLF’s pre-conference event structured entirely as a workshop day and full of engaging, hands-on sessions. Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch buffet, and coffee breaks.

General Attendee: $100

  • Rate is the same for DLF members and non-members

Learn@DLF Presenter: $80

  • Learn@DLF presenters are eligible for a reduced registration rate

November 11-12, 2020

Digital Preservation (DigiPres) is the annual conference for the National Digital Stewardship Alliance (NDSA).

All DigiPres attendees are invited to join the Wednesday morning DLF Forum continental breakfast, two Wednesday morning DLF Forum sessions, and the DLF Forum Closing Plenary as part of registration.

DigiPres registration includes two continental breakfasts, one lunch buffet, coffee breaks, and a reception on Wednesday evening.

DigiPres Registration for Forum Attendee: $225

  • Save $25 on DigiPres registration when you attend both the DLF Forum (Nov. 9-11) and Digital Preservation 2020 (Nov 11-12).

DigiPres-Only Registration: $250

  • Attend only DigiPres (Nov 11-12), but enjoy Forum sessions and breakfast on Wednesday morning (Nov. 11).

DigiPres-Only Reduced “Out-of-Pocket” Rate: $200

  • A limited number of student tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

November 11-12, 2020

The Digitizing Hidden Collections Symposium is a gathering for grant recipients and the wider library and archives communities to celebrate and reflect on five years of Digitizing Hidden Collections project work.

Symposium registration includes one continental breakfast, one lunch buffet, coffee breaks, and a reception on Wednesday evening.

General Registration: $150

Symposium Presenter: $125

Cancellation Policy

All 2020 DLF Forum and affiliated event cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing. Please email your request to A full refund minus a $25 service fee is available until November 1. No refunds will be available starting November 1.  


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