2017 Winners: Student Scholarship and Professional Development Award

Student Scholarship: Cate Henderson. 

Professional Development Awards:  Raphaella Dixon and Danielle Winn.

Learn more about these impressive information professionals in the upcoming issue of the ABQLA Bulletin, and at the 85th ABQLA Annual Conference. Congratulations to the winners, and many thanks to all of the exceptional candidates who applied for our awards this year.

Call for submissions for the Spring issue, ABQLA Bulletin

We are currently soliciting content submissions for the Spring issue of the Bulletin.

We welcome submission from all ABQLA members including:

Latest issue!! Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research

We are pleased to announce the latest issue of Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research has just been published:


We are accepting submissions for the next issue.
Peer-reviewed articles deadline: March 31
Other articles deadline: April 30

CFLA/FCAB Endorses ALA Defence of Library Core Values

The Canadian Federation of Library Associations / Fédération canadienne des associations de bibliothèques (CFLA/FCAB) endorses the American Library Association (ALA) statement issued January 30, 2017 defending library core values and condemning recent events in their country.

ABQLA Public Libraries Section Event - Building Inclusive Communities

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 18:00
Gelber Center Room 120 5151 Chemin de la Cote-Saint-Catherine, Montréal, QC H3W 1L5

Join us in a panel discussion with community-builders and community leaders to hear their approaches to building thriving, inclusive communities. (See attached document for more details).

Nominations for the 2017 Anne Galler Award

Time to get your nomination for the Anne Galler Award for outstanding library service!!

Nomination packages must be submitted by April 1, 2017


ABQLA Awards Deadline Feb 3!

A New Year’s resolution for 2017: apply for an ABQLA Professional Development Award or Student Scholarship by February 3 and win $1000! http://abqla.qc.ca/awards

There's still time!

Education Institute Winter 2017 Calendar is out!

The Winter Calendar is out! It contains all webinars being offered this semester in an easy to read, downloadable format with links to each session.

Register soon! Space is limited.

ABQLA Sept-Dec 2016 Bulletin Now Available

Download a PDF of the newest issue of the Bulletin.

85th ABQLA Annual Conference (2017)


The 85th ABQLA Annual Conference: Thursday, May 4th, 2017

New libraries, new opportunities

Gelber Conference Centre

5151 Côte-Sainte-Catherine Road

Montreal, QC H3W 1M6

Certificate (Law 90) training no.: 2017-532

The Twitter hashtag for the conference is #abqla17



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