CFLA Strategic Planning Survey
Publish Date : 11/22/2018
Dear CFLA-FCAB members and stakeholders, September 2018 marks the beginning of the 3rd year of operations for CFLA-FCAB. As a result, we are embarking on our first Strategic Planning process. CFLA-FCAB was formed to provide a collective national voice for the Canadian library community bo...
Winners of the Governor General’s Literary Awards
Publish Date : 11/1/2018
Ottawa, October 30, 2018 – The Canada Council for the Arts today announced the 2018 winners of the prestigious Governor General’s Literary Awards (GGBooks).
The winners include 14 of the best Canadian books in seven categories for both official languages. The wi...
Publish Date : 10/30/2018
CFLA-FCAB Executive Director’s Report August 2018 The following is an overview of new developments in activities since my last report dated May 31, 2018. Advocacy Copyright Act Review Meetings with Members of Parliament and Government Officials V. Owen and K. McColgan were scheduled to mee...
Rosemary Griebel Chosen for Calgary's First Bookmark on the CanLit Trail
Publish Date : 10/23/2018
NEWS RELEASE: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2018
Calgary's East Village Chosen as Site of Alberta's 1st Bookmark on the CanLit Trail
Toronto, ON – Project Bookmark Canada Board President Don Oravec is pleased that Alberta's first Bookmark will be for Rosemary Griebel's poem, “Walking with Wa...
October 1 Submission Deadline for ALC 2019
Publish Date : 9/22/2018
The ALC 2019 session submission deadline is fast approaching!
The Alberta Library Conference (ALC) 2019 Planning Committee, with support from the Library Association of Alberta (LAA) and the Alberta Library Trustees Association (ALTA), is accepting proposals for the 2019 Alberta Library Conference. ...
Continuing Education Grant Deadline September 15
Publish Date : 9/6/2018
LAA Continuing Education Grants Available
The Library Association of Alberta is offering up to $500 in continuing education grants to personal members in good standing. Grants are offered in three categories:
A subsidy to applicants wishing to enhance their library experience through exchanges, pro...
Summary of the Proceedings and Discussions at the CFLA National Forum
Publish Date : 7/23/2018
Dear CFLA-FCAB members,
On behalf of the CFLA-FCAB Board, I am very pleased to send you this Paper summarizing the proceedings and discussions at our first National Forum held in conjunction with the Saskatchewan Library Association conference in Regina, SK on May 2, 2018.
We had over 150 participan...
ALC 2019 Call for Proposals
Publish Date : 6/26/2018
The Alberta Library Conference (ALC) 2019 Planning Committee, with support from the Library Association of Alberta (LAA) and the Alberta Library Trustees Association (ALTA), is accepting proposals for the 2019 Alberta Library Conference. ALC 2019 takes place in Jasper, Alberta from April 25 to 28, 2...
Publish Date : 6/8/2018
CFLA-FCAB Executive Director’s Report
The following is an overview of new developments in activities since my last report dated February 28, 2018.
Copyright Act Review
Victoria Owen and Katherine McColgan appeared before the INDU Committee on April 26th on behalf of CFLA-FCAB...
LAA Scholarship Deadline May 31
Publish Date : 5/7/2018
LIBRARY ASSOCIATION OF ALBERTAEDUCATION ENDOWMENT FUNDSCHOLARSHIP
The Library Association of Alberta awards an annual scholarship to provide Alberta residents with the opportunity to acquire education and training to enter into the profession of librarianship and to ensure the availability of p...