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Canadian Academic Librarians 2016 Census 0

Dear Academic Librarian, You are invited to take part in Canada’s first census of Canadian academic librarians.  A census is an enumeration of a population.  For the purposes of this census an academic librarian is anyone possessing an MLIS/MLS degree or equivalent and working as a librarian in a post-secondary education institution in Canada. The(…)

Letter to Dr. Bernard, President and Vice Chancellor, University of Manitoba 0

June 20, 2016 Dr. David T. Bernard, President and Vice Chancellor Office of the President 2002 Administration Building University of Manitoba Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Dear Dr. Bernard, Re: Comments in “UofM, union disagree strongly on library staff cuts” Winnipeg Free Press, June 6, 2016 On behalf of the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians(…)

CAPAL16 Conference Updates! 0

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the conference organizing committee, I am pleased to present the full program for CAPAL16: Beyond the Library: Agency, Practice, and Society, the third annual conference of the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL).  The full program can be viewed online at: http://conference.capalibrarians.org/program/ Registration for the conference is filling up quickly. With only(…)

CAPAL16 Conference: Last Call for Early Bird Rates! 0

*La version française suit* Dear Colleagues, The Early Bird Deadline for registration for the CAPAL16 Conference is Thursday March 31st. Please visit the Congress website before the 31st to take advantage of discounted rates: http://congress2016.ca/register Sincerely, Colleen Burgess, Communications Chair ************************************** Chers/chères collègues, La date limite pour bénéficier d’un tarif préférentiel pour la conférence ACBAP16(…)

Presenting the #CAPAL16 Preliminary Conference Program 0

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the conference organizing committee, I am pleased to present the preliminary program for CAPAL16: Beyond the Library: Agency, Practice, and Society, the third annual conference of the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL). The program can be viewed in full online at: http://conference.capalibrarians.org/program/  In keeping with the Congress 2016 theme, Energizing Communities, CAPAL16(…)