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Call for Proposals: Alberta Library Conference (ALC) 2019

July 8, 2018

Conference theme for 2019 is Find A Way.

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#LibrarianFashion!

July 8, 2018

The IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group invites colleagues from around the world to join its campaign called #LibrarianFashion!

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CFLA Highlights Progress Made in Truth and Reconciliation Initiatives

June 22, 2018

The CFLA marked National Indigenous Peoples Day 2018 with a report highlighting the progress made towards implementing the recommendations in the CFLA Truth and Reconciliation Committee’s 2017 report and recommendations.

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Canadian Collections Care Survey / Sondage canadien sur le soin des collections

June 17, 2018

The objective of this survey is to collect data that can be used for advocacy campaigns, fundraising, programming or planning by a variety of associations and organizations.

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Call for Participation: Academic Librarians’ Workload Study

June 17, 2018

A study of factors that contribute to workload issues for academic librarians: “Factors associated with academic Librarians’ perceptions of workload”

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Canadian Federation of Library Associations Update (May 2018)

June 8, 2018

The executive director of the Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA) has provided an overview of activities since February 2018.

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Heather Lank Nominated As New Parliamentary Librarian

June 8, 2018 2 comments

Dr. Lank has served in increasingly senior roles within the Senate of Canada administration for over 25 years. She is currently the Principal Clerk of the Senate Chamber Operations and Procedure Office, a position she has held since 2015.

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VIU Honours Gene Anne Joseph with Honourary Degree

June 5, 2018

Gene Anne Joseph, the first librarian of First Nations heritage in BC, received a Doctor of Laws at VIU’s June 5 convocation ceremony

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W3C Issues Updated Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1

June 5, 2018

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 expands provisions for mobile, low vision, and cognitive and learning disabilities; international uptake in progress

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Christina de Castell Appointed Chief Librarian of the Vancouver Public Library

June 5, 2018

De Castell succeeds Sandra Singh, who was appointed General Manager of Arts, Culture, and Community Services at the City of Vancouver. 

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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 …

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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 …

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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.

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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).

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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.

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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 …

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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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Highlights from the Speech from the Throne
Highlights from the Speech from the Throne
September 23, 2020 by Librarianship.ca

Highlights of interest to the Canadian library and information management community in the Speech from the Throne

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Libraries, Publishing, and Bookselling: Responses to Globe and Mail Op-Ed
Libraries, Publishing, and Bookselling: Responses to Globe and Mail Op-Ed
August 8, 2020 by Librarianship.ca

On July 25, The Globe and Mail published an opinion piece where the author blames the closing of independent bookstores and publishers’ financial troubles on public libraries. Over the last few weeks, a number of individuals and organizations from the library and publishing community have responded.

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Online Jigsaw Puzzles While You’re at Home
Online Jigsaw Puzzles While You’re at Home
August 2, 2020 by Librarianship.ca

Fill in the time with these free online jigsaw puzzles.

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13 Questions With: Catherine Schmidt
13 Questions With: Catherine Schmidt
July 27, 2020 by Librarianship.ca

Coordinator, Adult Services, Thompson-Nicola Regional Library

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Call for Articles – <em>Voices</em> Theme Issue on Librarianship and Refugees
Call for Articles – Voices Theme Issue on Librarianship and Refugees
June 20, 2020 by Librarianship.ca

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2020

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