Art is for Everyone

This week: if art is for everyone, how do we make sure everyone can access it? We wander over to the Talking Book Club at an Edmonton library, and hear the story behind CRIPSiE and the Mindhive Collective’s new show The Wedding Reception: Love in the Margins. 6 more words


New multi-million dollar library opens in southeast Edmonton

EDMONTON — A popular Edmonton library is now operating in a new space. The Edmonton Public Library at the Mill Woods Town Centre has moved to its own location one block away. 223 more words


Librarians on the Road - Part I - Edmonton Public Library

Although the Doucette Library serves the students of the Werklund School of Education, we librarians realize that there is a big world out there.  Recently, three of us hopped in the car and drove up to Edmonton to see some unique educational spaces. 352 more words

Technology In Education

Creators and Consumers

This week: how do we shift from being consumers of culture to becoming creators? We speak to writer Lizzie Derksen about the long road to calling herself, well, a writer. 35 more words


EPL sees explosion of digital content and e-Usage

WATCH ABOVE: The Edmonton Public Library has seen a recent explosion of digital content and e-Usage. Emily Mertz has the details.

EDMONTON — Every three seconds, someone is borrowing something from the… 473 more words


EPL fundraising event's `Books2Eat' on Saturday


Books2Eat Gala

Pow! Crash! Zoom your way to the Edmonton Public Library Books2Eat Gala – one of Edmonton’s most fun and unique fundraising events, uniting the literary and culinary worlds in support of a fantastic service. 218 more words

Have your cake and read it, too, at Edmonton Public Library's Books2Eat gala fundraiser April 18

Cake is at the centre of this weekend’s Books2Eat Gala, a fundraiser for the Edmonton Public Library. All the right people will be there, including the library’s honourary chair, the uber-cool Sarah Chan, and, oh yes, her husband, merely the mayor, Don Iveson. 97 more words

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