Muffins for Granny--- Residential School Legacy in Canada

I just watched Muffins for Granny, an extremely powerful documentary film consisting of interviews with seven elders who were survivors of residential schools in Canada.   241 more words


The Value of a Library Card

Still wondering if you should attend our 9th Annual Community Pancake Breakfast on Wednesday, July 8 from 7:30 – 10:30 am? Wonder no more! 369 more words

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