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Venues

Conference Venue

Code4Lib 2022 will be held at Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Buffalo, New York.

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

University in Buffalo 955 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
Website

Getting to Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Lodging

Due to the nature of hosting this conference on campus, in 2022 there will not be a centralized hotel location. The Local Planning Committee has secured small blocks of rooms at nearby hotels at modestly discounted rates. Hotel registration information (including online booking links and discount codes) will be sent directly via email to all registered attendees.

Wyndham Garden Buffalo Downtown
125 High Street
Buffalo, New York 14203
(716) 845-0112
Code4lib Attendee Rate: $108/night plus applicable taxes
Reservation Deadline: Saturday, April 23, 2022

Embassy Suites Buffalo
200 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 842-1000
Code4lib Attendee Rate: $169/night plus applicable taxes
Reservation Deadline: Saturday, April 23, 2022

Embassy Suites reservations come with complimentary made to order breakfasts each morning, and an evening reception for all guests. Valet parking is available for overnights guests, the current rate is $25/night.

Aloft Buffalo Downtown
500 Pearl St
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 849-7280
Code4lib Attendee Rate: $179/night plus applicable taxes
Reservation Deadline: Thursday, April 21, 2022

The conference Local Planning Committee has put together a Google Map with pins to help you find lodging in the area around the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building, site of the main conference.

Transportation

For information regarding local public transit options, driving directions, and parking availability, please consult the Jacobs School Facilities Planning and Management "Commuting" help page.

Workshops

All Pre-Conference workshops will be held Monday, May 23, 2022, in Hayes Hall at the University at Buffalo's South Campus (3435 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214). This is an approximately 15-minute commute from the JSMBS building, via the Metro Rail and a short amount of walking. The station name for JSMBS is Allen-Medical Campus, and the station name for UB's South Campus is University Station. The Metro Rail is one line.

Reception

Pearl Street Grill & Brewery

Pearl Street Grill & Brewery
76 Pearl Street, Buffalo NY
Buffalo, NY 14202
+1(716)-856-2337 or contact online
About the Brewery

Reception Details

When: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 from 6:30PM to 9:00PM

Directions

Don't forget your conference name tag and lanyard!

Transit

Using technology:

Newcomer Dinner

When: Monday, May 23, 2022

The Newcomer Dinner is an opportunity for veterans of the code4lib conference to meet and welcome first-timers. Attendees sign up to join others for dinner the night before the main sessions of conference begin. See information about the dinner and the sign-up list here. Attendees are responsible in assessing the accessibility of the restaurant space of their choice.

Transportation

Attendees must arrange for their own transportation to the restaurants. To get a sense of the locations and neighborhoods, you can check out the Activities Map.

For restaurants that are not close to the public transportation stops, we recommend carpooling with a local, calling a taxi, or using a ride share service. Here are some public transit options for the various neighborhoods noted in the restaurant list.

Restaurant List

Keep in mind, this is not an exhaustive list. Feel free to add more on the sign-up sheet.

Name Type Distance Price Point Takes
Reservations?
Vegetarian or
Vegan Friendly?
Allen Burger Venture American, Burgers .25 to .5 miles $9-$20 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Cafe 59 American, Sandwiches, Vegan .25 to .5 miles $5-$19 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Casa Azul Mexican Taqueria .25 to .5 miles $10-$19 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Coco French, Modern European, Burgers .25 to .5 miles $17-$28 Yes Vegetarian
Big Ditch Brewing American, Brewpub 1 mile $12-$18 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Vice American, Wood-fired Pizza, Burgers .75 to 1 mile $17-$98 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
JJ’s Casa Di Pizza Pizza 1 mile $3.50 (slice) - $40+ (sheet pizza) Yes Vegetarian
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que American, Barbeque .75 to 1 mile $13-$34 Yes Vegetarian
Sato Japanese, Sushi, Ramen More than 1 mile $10-$22 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Taste of Siam Thai More than 1 mile $17-$28 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Liberty Hound Seafood, Cocktails More than 1 mile $17-$28 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Panorama on 7 American, Cocktail Bar More than 1 mile $26-44 Yes No
Southern Tier Brewery American, Brewpub More than 1 mile $13-$20 No No
Riverworks/The Ward American More than 1 mile $12-$24 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Amy’s Place Diner, Lebanese More than 1 mile $5.50-$15 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Mister Sizzle’s Burgers More than 1 mile $8.25-$14 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Hofbräuhaus Buffalo German, Beer Garden More than 1 mile $13-$30 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Burning Buffalo American More than 1 mile $13-$24 Yes Vegetarian
Lloyd Taco Factory Tacos, Cocktail Bar More than 1 mile $3.49 (single taco)-$10.69 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Taj Grill Indian More than 1 mile $17-$35 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Britesmith Brewing Brewpub, Pizza More than 1 mile $12-$30 No Vegetarian & Vegan
Buffalo Little Lamb Chinese, Hot pot, Barbeque More than 1 mile $10-$37 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Duff’s Wings, no-frills More than 1 mile $9-$17 Yes No
Jazzboline American, cocktails More than 1 mile $16-$29 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Siena Restaurant Northern Italian More than 1 mile $13-$56 Yes Vegetarian & Vegan
Taisho Bistro Japanese, Izakaya, Sushi, Hibachi More than 1 mile $11-$31 Yes Vegetarian

Game Night

When: Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 7:00PM to 11:00PM

Where: Wyndham Garden Buffalo Downtown, 125 High St, Buffalo, NY. Buffalo Room.

Play games? Come join your fellow code4libers in a few board or card games! Games night will take place at the Wyndham Garden Buffalo Downtown. Outside food and drinks are allowed.

Sign Up for Game Night