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Canadian Federation of Library Associations Update (November 2018)

CFLA Report of Activities – August 31, 2018 to October 31, 2018


News December 13, 2018 

CFLA Survey on Voilà, the National Union Catalogue

Survey on the move of the National Union Catalogue to the OCLC-hosted platform Voila “to gather information to help inform necessary parties to work toward solutions.”


News November 21, 2018 

Canadian Library Workers Day – October 19, 2018

The Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA) has declared the third Friday in October to be Canadian Library Workers Day.


News October 11, 2018 

Canadian Library Workers Day 2018


Event October 19, 2018 (Type: Awareness Day/Week/Month) 

CFLA Strategic Planning Survey

What should be the core mission/role of CFLA? What should be its key areas of focus? What national issues should it be engaged in?


News October 2, 2018 

CFLA Releases Position Statement on Modernizing Crown Copyright

CFLA-FCAB recommends that Parliament eliminate Crown copyright on all publicly accessible government works or make those works openly licensed by default (e.g., using a Creative Commons licence).


News September 28, 2018 

GLAM Sector Submissions on Copyright Act Review

Recommendations in similar areas of interest: Copyright override, Crown Copyright, Fair dealing, Indigenous Knowledge, Orphan works, Technological Protection Measures (TPM), and Term Extentions.


News September 9, 2018 

CFLA Submission to 2019 Pre-Budget Consultations

Calls on federal government to invest in library infrastructure, accessible formats for Canadians with perceptual disabilities, Library Materials Service, and indigenous education in library services.


News September 9, 2018 

Canadian Federation of Library Associations Update (August 2018)

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


News September 1, 2018 

CFLA Highlights Progress Made in Truth and Reconciliation Initiatives

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.


News June 22, 2018