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Fully Online Canadian MLIS Program Begins Today

September 4, 2013

Forty-nine students will begin their MLIS program today in the School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS) at the University of Alberta without ever setting foot on campus.


Library and Archives Canada and Canadiana.org partner on digitization, online publication of millions of images from archival microfilm collection

September 2, 2013

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) and Canadiana.org have strengthened their long-standing partnership to considerably increase access to Canada’s documentary heritage by way of a large-scale digitization partnership involving about 60 …


uAlberta School of Library and Information Studies MLIS Program Reaccredited to 2020

July 3, 2013

Colleagues, it is my great honor to provide here a copy of correspondence received yesterday relating to the recent review of the University of Alberta, School of Library and Information …


Daniel Caron Leaves Library and Archives Canada

May 15, 2013

“I am informing you of my decision to leave Library and Archives Canada as of today.”


New Report on Information Management in the Government of Canada

April 29, 2013

This exploratory study looks at the literature and experiential (qualitative) evidence from IM professionals in order to paint a picture of information management principles and practice in the Canadian federal government.


National Statistical and Values Profile of Canadian Libraries: Highlights

January 25, 2013

The Canadian Library Association (CLA) is pleased to launch the National Statistical and Values Profile of Canadian Libraries.


Library and Archives Canada: Ten Years After the Merger

October 19, 2012

The School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, the iSchool at The University of British Columbia, recently hosted Julienne Molineaux, a Lecturer at the Auckland University of Technology in New Zealand, …


News from Australia: ALIA and Government Library Cuts

October 18, 2012

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) has created a follow up advocacy tool to our Dumb Idea campaign.


The Unfulfilled Promise of Information Management in the Government of Canada

March 13, 2012

At the 2011 Canadian Political Science Association conference David Brown presented an excellent paper: “The Unfulfilled Promise of Information Management in the Government of Canada.”


Records Management Institute | Institut de gestion des documents

March 27, 2009

The Records Management Institute (RMI) will be closing its doors in June 2009.


Saskatchewan Budget Cuts to Libraries

April 8, 2017

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 …

Refugee Resources in the Library

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 …

Invitation to complete the 2016 National Salary Survey

February 1, 2016

Librarianship.ca is pleased to invite you to complete the 2016 National Salary Survey of Library and Information Management Professionals.

Coming Soon! 2016 National Salary Survey

January 26, 2016

Librarianship.ca is excited to announce our upcoming National Library and Information Management Professionals Salary Survey (2016).

Canadian Library Association (CLA) Announces Plan to Dissolve

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.

Introducing Librarianship.ca

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 …

Consultation: Toward a Federation of Library Associations in Canada

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).


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Freshly Minted: Myles Browne
Freshly Minted: Myles Browne
October 18, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

Master of Information Studies (MISt) Student, School of Information Studies, McGill University

Celebrating Canadian Library Workers Day
Celebrating Canadian Library Workers Day
October 15, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

Thank you to all library and information workers across the country for providing Canadians with quality library and information services and helping to build stronger communities and a better Canada!

Celebrate Canadian Library Month and National Cookbook Month!
Celebrate Canadian Library Month and National Cookbook Month!
October 12, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

Celebrate Canadian Library Month and National Cookbook Month this October and win a copy of Mary Berg’s new cookbook – Well Seasoned: A Year’s Worth Of Delicious Recipes!

Freshly Minted: Gemma Lavoie
Freshly Minted: Gemma Lavoie
August 12, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

Maîtrise en sciences de l’information (M.S.I.) Student, École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l’information, Université de Montréal

Statements from the Canadian Library and GLAM Community Related to Missing Children and Indian Residential Schools
Statements from the Canadian Library and GLAM Community Related to Missing Children and Indian Residential Schools
June 20, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

A listing of statements and commitments made by the Canadian library, archives, and museum community following the confirmation of the remains of children who were students of Indian Residential Schools in Kamloops and other locations in Canada.


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