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More on cuts at CISTI

March 4, 2009

As a result of the NRC Strategic Review, NRC-CISTI will be transforming the delivery models of the Information Intelligence Services and National Science Library Programs.


From FIS to iSchool

June 28, 2008

Effective June 30, 2008, the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Information Studies will be known as the Faculty of Information.


Dalhousie University Launches Mid-career Master of Information Management (MIM)

March 13, 2008

The program is designed for professionals with information management responsibilities and at least five years’ work experience in the private or public sectors.


Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Shuts Down Canadian Book Exchange Centre

March 4, 2008

CBEC will shut its doors permanently effective June 30, 2008.


Farewell from the Council of Federal Libraries Planning & Priorities Committee

October 29, 2007

For 30 years, CFL has been successful in achieving two goals. It provided a way for the National Library to fulfill its legislative mandate to coordinate federal libraries while simultaneously providing a focus for libraries within the federal government to address and solve problems collaboratively.


New Director at Alberta SLIS

July 24, 2007

The University of Alberta’s School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS) has announced that Ann Curry will begin a five-year term as Director of SLIS in January 2008.


McGill GSLIS becomes SIS: School of Information Studies

May 23, 2007

McGill’s Graduate School of Library and Information Studies is no more.


RFP: Evaluation of Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) Pilot Projects in Public Library Branches

May 16, 2007

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has issued a Request for Proposal for the “Evaluation of Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) Pilot Projects in Public Library branches”.


New Developments with the Science Library Network at Health Canada

April 27, 2007

Many of you may not be aware of some positive new developments with the Science Library Network (SLN) at Health Canada. This past year, the library network was under review …


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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2021 Census and the LIS Community
2021 Census and the LIS Community
December 5, 2022 by Librarianship.ca

Extracts from the 2021 Census about the library and information management community.

Focus On: Madelaine Hare and Graduate Mentorship in Higher Education
Focus On: Madelaine Hare and Graduate Mentorship in Higher Education
November 14, 2022 by Librarianship.ca

“Mentorship in higher education is a topic that I feel merits deep consideration and further study; effective mentorship is a determining factor in many students’ academic and professional success. I hope to encourage discourse on how we can support graduate students in their skill development and facilitate their success in academia and in the labour market.”

Freshly Minted: Janine McGregor
Freshly Minted: Janine McGregor
November 10, 2022 by Librarianship.ca

Master of Information (MI) Candidate, School of Information Management, Dalhousie University / Non-Academic Chair, School of Information Management Student Association (SIMSA)

13 Questions With: Jess Oakman
13 Questions With: Jess Oakman
October 24, 2022 by Librarianship.ca

Library Technician, Ottawa Catholic School Board

Career Spotlight: What I do as Engagement Consultant for NoveList
Career Spotlight: What I do as Engagement Consultant for NoveList
September 26, 2022 by Librarianship.ca

Caleigh Haworth, Engagement Consultant for NoveList (EBSCO)


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