The Purdue University Library will host MDLS 2017 in West Lafayette, IN, on October 9th and 10th, 2017.


The Midwest Data Librarian Symposium (MDLS) is intended to enable midwestern librarians who work with research data management issues the chance to network; however, it is open to all who wish to attend, including future data librarians and data librarians situated outside the Midwest.

MDLS 2017 is sponsored by Purdue University.

When + Where?

MDLS will take place on October 9th and 10th, 2017 at the Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 1121, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

Registration and hotel information is currently available, and transportation information will be available soon.


If you have any questions regarding this symposium, please contact the organizers at mwdatalibsym@gmail.com. Follow this page or our MDLS Twitter account for updates! Tag the conference and join the conversation with hashtag #MDLS17!