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Advocacy Kit: Influence the political process
Publish Date : 9/28/2017

The upcoming elections provide plenty of opportunity to advocate for libraries! LAA has prepared an Advocacy Kit containing information on how you can influence the political process. The Kit can be found here.

CLA Final Annual Report
Publish Date : 9/13/2017

Dear CFLA-FCAB members, Please find the final Annual Report for CLA for the year 2015-2016 on the CFLA website at    

LAA Continuing Education Grant Deadline September 15th
Publish Date : 9/2/2017

To help advance library service in the province of Alberta, LAA provides financial support to personal members through grants for continuing education activities. Preference will be given to those activities carried out in Alberta. Individual awards will not exceed $500. Applicants who have not been...

Canadian Library Month October
Publish Date : 8/31/2017

Materials are available to help you celebrate and promote Canadian Library Month (October). They can be found here and are available in English and French. Please feel free to share!

Libraries don't matter if . . .
Publish Date : 8/31/2017

Click here for a great video about the value of libraries. It could be helpful during the upcoming election. 

ALC 2018 Call for Proposals
Publish Date : 8/23/2017

Alberta Library Conference 2018 - Call for Session Proposals The Alberta Library Conference (ALC) 2018 Planning Committee, with support from the Library Association of Alberta (LAA) and the Alberta Library Trustees Association (ALTA), is accepting proposals for the 2018 Alberta Library Conference. A...

LAA Supports and Endorses the Recommendations of the CFLA-FCAB Truth and Reconciliation Committee Report
Publish Date : 6/21/2017

LAA Supports and Endorses the Recommendations of the CFLA-FCAB Truth and Reconciliation Committee Report The CFLA-FCAB Truth and Reconciliation Report and Recommendations are now available. The Library Association of Alberta thanks LAA members Anne Carr-Wiggin, Diana Davidson, Linda Garvin...

National Aboriginal Day
Publish Date : 6/21/2017

For National Aboriginal Day, CFLA-FCAB Acting on Recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Committee Report Jun 21, 2017 | Reconciliation  This National Aboriginal Day, the Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA-FCAB) is acting on recommendations of the CFLA-FCAB Truth and R...

Wondering what the Education Institute is all about?
Publish Date : 6/19/2017

Click here to learn everything you need to know!

Provincial Funding for Alberta’s Public and Regional Libraries
Publish Date : 6/12/2017

The Library Association of Alberta has written a letter thanking Minister Anderson for the recent provincial funding announcement regarding Alberta’s public and regional libraries. Read the letter here.

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