At the ACURIL 2015 Annual Conference, to be held at the Hotel Torarica & Casino, in Paramaribo, Suriname, two General Assembly Meetings are scheduled to take place: one on Tuesday 9, and the other one on Thursday, 11, June 2015. The Agendas are provided below,

GENERAL ASSEMBLY, Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 10:30-11:30 am
Venue: Royal Ball Room

Chair: Ms. Jane W.F. Smith, ACURIL President 2014-2015


1. Welcome and Opening remarks by ACURIL’s President, Jane W. F. Smith

2. Establishment of a Quorum

3. Adoption of the Agenda

4. Minutes of ACURIL 2014 BAHAMAS

5. In Memoriam of those members who have died during the past year

6. Reports

6.1 President: Ms. Jane W. F. Smith
6.2 Executive Secretary: Dr. Luisa Vigo-Cepeda

6.3 Treasurer: Mrs. Almaluces Figueroa-Ortiz

6.4 Vice-President: Dr. Elizabeth Pierre-Louis

6.4.1 Permanent Committees
6.4.2 Special Interest Groups
6.4.3 Special Content Areas

6.4.4 Nominations

7. Any other Business

8. Motion to adjourn and reconvene on Thursday, 11 June 2015, at 10:00 am.

GENERAL ASSEMBLY II, Thursday, June 11, 2015, 10:00 am-12:00 noon.
Venue: Royal Ballroom

Chair: Ms. Jane W.F. Smith, ACURIL President 2014-2015


1. Welcoming and Opening Remarks by the President, Jane W. F. Smith

2. Reports of Standing Committees
2.1 Constitution and By-Laws
2.2 Publications and Public Relations
2.3 Finance
2.4 Membership

2.5 Continuing Education

3. Reports of Special InterestGroups
3.1 Academic Libraries
3.2 Archives and Records Administration
3.3 Information Technology
3.4 National and Public Libraries
3.5 Research in the Information Field and Students Roundtable
3.6 School Libraries
3.7 Special Libraries

4. Report of Special Content Areas Roundtables
4.1 Agriculture, Environment and Green Libraries
4.2 Continuing Education and Professional Development
4.3 Law and Social Sciences
4.4 Health Sciences and Evidence-based Practice
4.5 Virtual Reference Services

5. Report of Elections by Scrutiny Committee

6. Resolutions

7. Any other Business

8. Close of the Assembly

Luisa Vigo-Cepeda, Ph.D.
Executive Secretary

ACURIL 2015 SURINAME, 7 - 11 June 2015

Sunday, June 7th, 9am to Friday, June 12th, 11am

Paramaribo, Suriname

Paramaribo District

The theme chosen for the 45th ACURIL Suriname Conference is Collaborative Continuing Education: Learn, Act and Inspire: Professional and Personal Development Opportunities for Lifelong Learning in Libraries, Archives and Museums in the Caribbean.

We are All ACURILEANS. Join us to build up and strengthen our Communities of Practice

Be part of this continuing education and professional development event geared to develop and stengthen the Communites of Practice of Information services in the Caribbean region.