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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 

Rebecca Raven Appointed Executive Director of the Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA)

Rebecca Raven is the Principal at Blackbird Consulting and the former CEO of the Brampton Library.

News July 2, 2020 

Looking Back on Recent Developments in Library Associations and Institutions in Canada

The latest issue of Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research includes several articles on the recent history of library associations and organizations in Canada.

News June 30, 2020 

CFLA Issues Guidance for Canadian Libraries on Copyright and Online Storytimes

Online storytime typically relies on the use of copyright-protected materials, therefore, librarians must consider copyright legislation and whether permission, a license, or use of the fair dealing exception is required. This guideline describes these options, and provides an example of a fair dealing analysis for an early literacy-focused storytime.

News May 8, 2020 

Canadian Federation of Library Associations Update (April 2020)

CFLA Report of Activities – October 2019 to April 2020

News May 4, 2020 

CFLA Issues Fair Dealing Guidance for Canadian Libraries During the Time of COVID-19

This guidance document is meant to provide clarity to support libraries in considering copyright as they provide services during the COVID-19 pandemic.

News May 4, 2020 

CFLA National Forum and Manitoba Libraries Conference Cancelled

The Canadian Federation of Library Association and the Manitoba Library Association have made the decision to cancel the upcoming National Forum and Manitoba Libraries Conference, April 6-8 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

News March 13, 2020 

Information about the CFLA National Forum and Manitoba Libraries Conference related to COVID-19

This message has been prepared for those attending the Manitoba Libraries Conference and the CFLA-FCAB National Forum April 6-8, 2020 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Regarding COVID-19.

News March 11, 2020 

This April, Join Canada’s Library Communities Where the Rivers Meet

For three days this April, Canada’s library communities are coming together Where the Rivers Meet—in Winnipeg, Manitoba—for local, provincial, and national conversations on topics that shape and challenge the profession.

News March 9, 2020 

CFLA Updates: AGM, New Board of Directors

Julie McKenna selected as Chair of the CFLA Board of Directors; Todd Kyle (Vice-Chair); Kirk MacLeod (Secretary); Mary Chevreau (Treasurer); Vivian Lewis (Member at Large)

News January 29, 2020