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The CLA is gone....

As of yesterday, Jan 27th, 2016 the Canadian Library Association (CLA) is no more. This comes at a time when many people in the Canadian Library landscape had been repeatedly questioning the relevance of the organization. 521 more words

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CLA's Struggle to Survive - Who is really voting on the future?

Emotions run high when it comes to CLA’s inability over the years to address key issues in the profession of academic librarianship. The latest call for membership participation, in its efforts to reinvent itself, seems to be spiraling into chaos with angry sentiments from members who have been, essentially, locked out of a democratic voting process as only a select few will be able to participate, see the blog by Marc Truitt, … 79 more words

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Central Library Development approved as a 2015-2018 Term of Council Strategic Initiative

Posted by CLA Ottawa Network on July 8, 2015

“With the approval of the Central Library development as a strategic initiative, staff will proceed with Stage 1 in project planning: prepare a Request for Expression of Interest (REOI) and Request for Information (RFI) in order to gauge potential interest in partnership opportunities in developing a new Central Library facility for Ottawa.”



Canadian Library Association Honours List

We are happy to announce that the Canadian Library Association has included two of our titles as honour books during this year’s award. Congratulations to Charis and Susan! 358 more words

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Canadian Library Association Code of Conduct and Interim Procedures

Code of Conduct

The Canadian Library Association is committed to diversity, equity, and the free expression of ideas. These primary values are articulated in position statements regarding… 487 more words

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Canadian Library Association Announces 2015–2016 Executive Council

June 1, 2015

It is with great pleasure that the CLA Executive Council announces that the following CLA members have been elected as Councillors-at-Large for a two year term (2015 – 2017) that begins immediately following the CLA 2015 Annual General Meeting: 187 more words

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