Everything tagged: Advocacy
An update on recent activities of the Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA).
News April 10, 2021
CARL today released a joint response, with CFLA, to the Government of Canada’s Consultation Paper on copyright term extension.
News March 29, 2021
Update to Planned Reduction to Federal Funding for Accesible Reading Materials; NNELS, CELA Response
The federal government yesterday announced a change to the planned reduction in funding to NNELS and CELA for accessible reading materials.
News March 17, 2021
CELA and NNELS are campaigning to maintain federal funding for their programs to create and distribute accessible reading materials to Canadians.
Blog March 15, 2021
Library and GLAM sector organizations call for federal support for broadband connectivity, access to e-content, municipal funding, library support for vulnerable populations, accessible reading material, and Canadian publishers and booksellers.
News January 4, 2021
National Library Associations Speak Out on Tech Industry Censorship and Access to Government Information
Over the last two weeks, Canada’s national voices for the library community issued statements on access to government information and censorship by the tech industry.
News October 4, 2020
National library organizations call for federal support for broadband connectivity, access to e-content, municipal funding, library support for vulnerable populations, accessible reading material, and Canadian publishers and booksellers.
News September 14, 2020
October is Canadian Library Month! During this month, libraries and library partners across Canada raise awareness of the valuable role libraries play in Canadians’ lives. Canadian Library Month also includes a number of other special days …
News September 12, 2020
Statements and Commitments from the Canadian Library and GLAM Community On Racism, Injustice, and Violence
A listing of statements and commitments made by the Canadian library, archives, and museum community on racism, injustice, and violence.
Blog June 5, 2020
The ministerial mandate letters released today by the Prime Minister include policy objectives for several ministers which touch on and support the recommendations from the library community.
Blog December 13, 2019