June 2, 2020
The Manitoba Library Association today released the results of survey conducted in collaboration with Public Library Services Branch to gather information about how public libraries operations have been affected by the pandemic response.
Implementing the Marrakesh Treaty for Persons with Print Disabilities: A Guide for Canadian Librarians
June 1, 2020
Originally published by IFLA in 2018, the Canadian version is customized to Canada’s copyright law and informs library staff on the practical steps to improving access to works, and sourcing works from other libraries around the world.
May 27, 2020
Congratulations to the recipients of the grants to support acquisitions, programming, and outreach activities!
May 19, 2020 2 comments
The awards recognize the most innovative and effective TD Summer Reading Club programs in each official language in public libraries across Canada.
Libraries and Museums Contribute Billions to Canadian Economy & Society Well-Being: Study on Value of GLAMs
May 15, 2020
“For every dollar invested in these non-profit institutions, society gets nearly four dollars in benefits — a return that is on par with government investments in transportation infrastructure projects.”
May 13, 2020
Kathleen DeLong has accepted a one-year role as Interim Chair for the School of Library and Information Studies. This appointment commences on July 1, 2020, and is a half-time secondment.
May 8, 2020
Online storytime typically relies on the use of copyright-protected materials, therefore, librarians must consider copyright legislation and whether permission, a license, or use of the fair dealing exception is required. This guideline describes these options, and provides an example of a fair dealing analysis for an early literacy-focused storytime.
May 4, 2020 1 comment
A change would ensure the CERB is consistent with the ability to provide an employer-paid Supplemental Unemployment Benefit (SUB) plan as per the Employment Insurance Act and enable public libraries to continue to support employees during this very challenging period.
May 4, 2020
CFLA Report of Activities – October 2019 to April 2020
May 4, 2020
“We, the signatories of this statement, call on governments, businesses, and research institutions around the world to document their decisions and transactions now and for the future.”
On March 22, 2017, the Government of Saskatchewan tabled a provincial budget which: eliminated the provincial operating grant of $1.3 million for municipal library systems in Regina and Saskatoon; and …March 5, 2016
Our new feature, Opening the Library Doors in Welcome, will highlight how libraries across Canada are supporting Syrian refugees. New collections, services and programs are creating a more inviting space …February 1, 2016
Librarianship.ca is pleased to invite you to complete the 2016 National Salary Survey of Library and Information Management Professionals.January 26, 2016
Librarianship.ca is excited to announce our upcoming National Library and Information Management Professionals Salary Survey (2016).December 18, 2015
The CLA Executive Council has announced a Special General Meeting on January 27, 2016 to vote on the dissolution of the Association.November 1, 2015 1 comment
Librarianship.ca is a new, not-for-profit organization started to support and strengthen our community and advance its information professionals. We do this by providing opportunities for learning, information exchange, collaboration, and networking. Through this …October 16, 2015
An invitation to provide feedback on the proposal to create a national federation of library associations called the Canadian Federation of Library Associations / Fédération canadienne des associations de bibliothèques (CFLA/FCAB).