News tagged: CULC
CFLA this week released a joint response, with CARL and CULC, to the Government of Canada’s Consultation on a Modern Copyright Framework for Online Intermediaries.
News June 3, 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
Members of the Canadian Urban Libraries Council (CULC) endorsed the eLending Position Paper developed by ReadersFirst, an organization representing almost 300 libraries, including 36 in Canada.
News October 6, 2020
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
A change would ensure the CERB is consistent with the ability to provide an employer-paid Supplemental Unemployment Benefit (SUB) plan as per the Employment Insurance Act and enable public libraries to continue to support employees during this very challenging period.
News May 4, 2020
The Canadian Urban Libraries Council this week announced the creation of a Think Tank to prepare recommendations to support public libraries in their efforts to develop recovery plans and redesigned service delivery post COVID19.
News April 16, 2020
The project aims to replicate key components of the original research among CULC libraries to assist the community to respond to human resource trends.
News December 8, 2019
North American Elected Officials Send Message to E-Book Publishers: Price Gouging Public Libraries Is Unacceptable
Mayors from major urban jurisdictions sign statement urging e-book publishers to institute equitable and transparent pricing for public libraries
News November 6, 2019
CULC members are being provided with materials to be used for their communications with federal election candidates in advance of the October 21, 2019 federal election.
News September 19, 2019