CAPAL16: Call for Proposals 0


CAPAL/ACBAP Annual Conference – May 28–June 3, 2016
Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences 2016
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta

The Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL) invites participation in its annual conference, to be held as part of Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences 2016 at the University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada ( (more…)

Open Letter of Support for Academic Librarians at McMaster University 0

On behalf of the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians, please find attached a letter from the members of the CAPAL Board. Best, Colleen Burgess, Communications Chair CAPAL-Nov12-2015-MUALA (1)

Call for CAPAL16 Program Committee Members 1

Dear Colleagues, The 2016 Conference Program Committee is seeking 4-6 members to assist in developing the program for the CAPAL conference at next year’s Congress in Calgary. Working with the Program Committee co-chairs, the members will review and provide comments on proposal submissions, assist in identifying keynote speakers, and help shape the events, themes and(…)

#CAPAL16 Conference Dates & News 0

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the CAPAL Board, we are pleased to announce the conference date for #CAPAL16 and the positions of Program Chair and Local Arrangements Coordinator. We received applications from several highly qualified individuals for these two positions, and wish to extend our thanks to our colleagues for their expressions of interest. The(…)

Inaugural Issue of The PEN Newsletter 0

Dear CAPAL Members,
The Education and Professional Development Committee is pleased to offer you the first issue of our newsletter, The PEN. We created this newsletter in an effort to provide CAPAL members with a space dedicated to professional development and educational opportunities relevant to Canadian academic librarians.
Inside you will find information on upcoming conferences; upcoming webinars; funding opportunities; academic librarianship education in Canada; and calls for articles/book chapters.
We hope you enjoy!
Amanda Power
Chair, Education and Professional Development Committee