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First Nation Communities READ Announces Winners of the PMC Indigenous Literature Award

Congratulation to Clayton Gauthier (The Bear’s Medicine) and Drew Hayden Taylor (Chasing Painted Horses) on being selected for the 2020-2021 PMC Indigenous Literature Award.

News September 24, 2020 


Congratulations to the Winners of the 2019 TD Summer Reading Club Library Awards!

The awards recognize the most innovative and effective TD Summer Reading Club programs in each official language in public libraries across Canada.

News May 19, 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 


BCLA Calls on Okanagan Regional Library Board to Maintain Inclusive and Diverse Library Programming

BCLA called on the ORL Board to continue library programming based on shared library values including those core values that support inclusivity, diversity, and intellectual freedom

News October 6, 2019 


Brampton Library and Brampton Civic Hospital Partner to Spread the Joy of Reading

Through the A Reader is Born initiative, every newborn at the hospital receives a book and a complimentary library membership from Brampton Library.

News April 5, 2019 


Kids’ Overdues are Over at the Brampton Library

The Brampton Library announced yesterday that most children’s materials will no longer incur overdue fines. “Supporting both and working toward barrier-free access for all, we are pleased to announce the removal …

News September 5, 2018 


Congratulations to the Winners of the 2017 TD Summer Reading Club Library Awards!

In late May, the winners of the 2017 TD Summer Reading Club Library Awards were announced, recognizing the most innovative and effective TD Summer Reading Club programs .

News June 2, 2018 


2016 TD Summer Reading Club Library Award Winners

Library and Archives Canada, along with the Toronto Public Library and TD Bank Group, today announced the winners of the 2016 TD Summer Reading Club Library Award.

News May 26, 2017 


Support the CHLA/MLA/ICLC Community Service Project: Promoting Health Professions for First Nations Kids

Help promote health professions for First Nations kids by supporting the community service project set-up by the organizers of Mosaic, the joint CHLA/MLA/ICLC conference.

News May 15, 2016 


First Nation Communities Read Shortlist Announced

Five books are in contention to become the First Nation Communities Read community reading selection for 2016-2017

News May 4, 2016