About the ABQLA

Our Vision:

That l'Association des bibliothécaires du Québec - Quebec Library Association be a thriving organization that fosters and effectively serves the professional interests of all its members and, thereby, Quebec society at large.

Our Mission:

L'Association des bibliothécaires du Québec - Quebec Library Association is a bilingual, non-profit voluntary association of library and information professionals, related personnel, and supporters throughout the province of Quebec. The Association provides a network for its members' mutual support through education, advocacy, and communication. It promotes the role of library and information specialists and their institutions in the greater Quebec community.

Our Goals:

  • To provide opportunities for its members to pursue and develop ther professional interests
  • To ensure the viability and growth of the Association
  • To facilitate the exchange of information on Association and library-related issues
  • To strengthen ties with national, provincial and local library associations and other related organizations
  • To raise political and public awareness on relevant issues and to advocate on behalf of library and information specialists and their institutions

Our Strategic Plan:

Our Programs & Events:

Our Publications:

  • ABQLA Bulletin (issued 3 times per year)
  • Annual Membership Directory

Our Sections: