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Canadian Journalism Foundation launches World News Day on May 3

April 30, 2018

World News Day celebrates the stories, the people, the reporting and the professional news organizations that are dedicated to changing lives, challenging the status quo, holding those in power to account and supporting freedom and democracy.


Stanley Cup Playoffs 2018 (Second Round): Public Library Edition

April 27, 2018

The Winnipeg Public Library moves into Round Two against the Nashville Public Library!


Research study on institutional repositories

April 23, 2018

You are being invited to participate in a research study examining the creation and maintenance of institutional repositories (IR) in Canada.


Call for Applications: Digitizing Canadian Collections Funding

April 17, 2018

The National Heritage Digitization Strategy (NHDS) Steering Committee invites organizations to apply for funding to digitize, make accessible, and preserve documentary heritage material of national significance.


Creative Commons Certificate Program Open for Registration

April 14, 2018

The program provides an-in depth study of Creative Commons licenses and open practices.


Stanley Cup Playoffs 2018 (First Round): Public Library Edition

April 12, 2018

The Stanley Cup Playoffs have begun and the rivalry between public libraries is heating up!


Call for Proposals: 2018 Future of Libraries Fellowship

April 10, 2018

The American Library Association’s (ALA) Center for the Future of Libraries has opened the Call for Proposals for the 2018 Future of Libraries Fellowship.


An Invitation to the CFLA-FCAB National Forum

April 9, 2018

The Canadian Federation of Library Associations invites you to Regina, Saskatchewan, for the first CFLA-FCAB National Forum to be held May 1 – 2, 2018.


House of Commons Committee Launches Copyright Act Review

April 9, 2018

The Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology outlined its plans for the review of the Copyright Act.


CRKN and Canadiana.org Announce Merger

April 5, 2018

The merger represents an integrated national strategy aimed at fostering an agile and sustainable research infrastructure for digital heritage content.


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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New Publication — <em>From Home and Away: Book Recommendations For Young Readers (and the Young at Heart)</em>
New Publication — From Home and Away: Book Recommendations For Young Readers (and the Young at Heart)
May 2, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

Well-known Canadians in politics, the arts, and librarianship, as well as foreign diplomats, share their favourite children’s books and their recommendations for Canadians.

Highlights from Budget 2021
Highlights from Budget 2021
April 19, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

Highlights of interest to the Canadian library and information management community

National Volunteer Week 2021 – The Value of One, The Power of Many
National Volunteer Week 2021 – The Value of One, The Power of Many
April 18, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

National Volunteer Week is here, and it’s a coast-to-coast-to-coast celebration of the commitment, dedication, generosity and selflessness of our community’s many volunteers.

Events in North Vancouver and Your Mental Health
Events in North Vancouver and Your Mental Health
March 28, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

It’s completely normal to be affected by yesterday’s events in North Vancouver. A violent incident in a library touches all members of the Canadian library community. Mental health resources are available during this difficult time from health authorities across Canada.

Advocating for Continued Funding for Accessible Reading Materials
Advocating for Continued Funding for Accessible Reading Materials
March 15, 2021 by Librarianship.ca

CELA and NNELS are campaigning to maintain federal funding for their programs to create and distribute accessible reading materials to Canadians.


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