For those of you interested in the Continuing Education Certificate please find the basic information attached. The site is up and running and you can now register. This is a great way to make all those webinars, workshops and conferences you attend or prepare, and the professional reading or writing you do stand up and be counted!
Are you interested in hosting a screening for your community from this fascinating roster of films? Now you can with the NFB Film Club.
The NFB Film Club is a FREE initiative specifically created for all Public Libraries across the country. It grants a privileged access to new, relevant thought-provoking documentaries and also award-winning entertaining animations for the whole family.
Joint Statement on Qualities of a Successful Librarian and Archivist of Canada
A new Librarian and Archivist of Canada will be appointed in the near future.
The Librarian and Archivist of Canada will be selected to carry out the legal obligations and responsibilities as outlined in the Library and Archives of Canada Act.
Les Prix du CMD 2013 reconnaissent et encouragent les réalisations architecturales et innovantes de bibliothèques, de service d’information et de centres d’archives du Québec. Les institutions québécoises qui ont récemment fait preuve d’un talent novateur dans ces domaines peuvent soumettre leur candidature pour l’un des prix suivants :
What is new, what is hot in the field of services for teens? How can we engage teens to read and share their passion for reading? The on-line teen book club that has been put up at the Eleanor London Cote-Saint-Luc Public Library is a perfect example of what could be done with a great idea, passion and perseverance. Valerie Medzalabanleth, Manager of Children’s Services, presented her project of implementing an on-line book club for teenagers.
The event, organised by the School and Youth sections on April 8th 2013 was a huge success! The talk allowed us to understand the issues connected to the introduction of this new service, the preparation, the technical specifications, the facts related to the choices of books and the creation of the entries.
The Montreal Children Literature Roundtable, along with the ABQLA Youth and School Library sections invite you to meet author John Wilson at the Westmount Public Library on Monday, May 6th, 2013. Full details in the attached poster.