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Shelved Announces Series Leads

News June 29, 2022

The cast includes Lyndie Greenwood, Chris Sandiford, Dakota Ray Hebert, and Paul Braunstein

Lost & Found Index

News June 18, 2022

In the last year, Uber Canada riders have left behind a sub, a tiramisu cake, as well as a number of phones, wallets, and keys.
What are some commonly forgotten items in your library? What are some unique or unusual items left behind?

IFLA North America Copyright Survey

News June 18, 2022

The IFLA North America Regional Division Committee is conducting a survey to help understand what topics library workers and leaders are interested in updates about in relation to copyright and international activities.

Call for Participants: Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Youth Advisory Council 2022-2023

News June 13, 2022

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is inviting Canadians aged aged 16 to 25 to join its 2022-2023 Youth Advisory Council on Service Transformation to help transform its services to the public.

Call for Participants: UBC Study on Intellectual Freedom and Medical Disinformation

News June 13, 2022

Researchers at the University of British Columbia, in partnership with BCLA, are conducting a study titled, “Balancing intellectual freedom and medical disinformation in Canadian libraries.”

Shelved: “Like The Office, but in a library.”

News June 11, 2022 2 comments

“Set in the Jameson Public Library in Toronto’s Parkdale neighbourhood, Shelved is a single-camera, workplace comedy that follows the employees and patrons as they go about their lives in this unassuming and extraordinary place.”

Surveys for EDI Strategies in Recruitment in Libraries

News June 8, 2022

The surveys are part of a project to develop a toolkit to help libraries achieve more racially equitable workforces; libraries can become stronger, more effective and relevant by hiring people with diverse lived experiences, talents, and abilities.

Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA) Fundraiser to Help Rebuild Ukraine’s Archives

News June 6, 2022

Bids will be accepted from 6am (PT) June 6, 2022 until 8pm (PT) June 10, 2022

2022 CRKN Conference Call for Proposals

News June 6, 2022

Our conference theme is “Strength in Community,” encompassing the ways we rely on each other to overcome challenges, solve problems, and reach new heights in our work in the scholarly and heritage sectors.