Soliciting content submissions for the Spring issue of the Bulletin!

Dear ABQLA members,

We hope this email finds you well.

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

We welcome submission from all ABQLA members including:

ACCESS Conference - Call for Proposals

Access is Canada’s premier library technology conference, bringing together librarians, technicians, developers, and programmers to discuss cutting-edge library technologies.

This is the 22nd year of Access and we’re thrilled to bring the conference to Toronto, Ontario! AccessYYZ will be held at the beautiful Bram and Bluma Appel Salon at the Toronto Reference Library from September 8-11, 2015.

ABQLA Student Chapter presents: The power and promise of literacy in the developing world - Fri, Feb 20

The ABQLA student chapter invites you to attend a presentation from Dominique Naud, Communications Manager at CODE: The power and promise of literacy in the developing world

When: Friday February 20th at 11:30 AM-1:30PM
Where: McGill University, SIS Mansion, 3661 Peel St., rm 310

The talk will be preceded by a social starting at 11:00 AM
Light snacks will be served

*Any attendees need to bring a pair of indoor shoes, as boots are not allowed past the reception area. 

The CLA Montreal Network

The CLA Montreal Network is looking for a new moderator! It provides an excellent opportunity to get involved with the community, meet great people & plan amazing events. If you're interested or have questions, contact Christine Smith and Alisa Soukhodolskaia (

Christine Smith and Alisa Soukhodolskaia

CLA Montreal Network co-moderators


Concordia University Libraries' 13th Annual Research Forum: Call for Proposals and Registration

Registration is now open for Concordia University Libraries' 13th Annual Research Forum, in the beautiful city of Montreal.  This year's Research Forum will be held on Friday, April 10th, 2015, at the Loyola Jesuit Hall and Conference Centre. 

Registration is free and includes a light breakfast and lunch.  To register please click here. Registration is open until April 2nd, 2015.

Spring 2015: NFB Film Club

Spring 2015: NFB Film Club

A turn-key initiative created specifically for public libraries, the NFB Film Club grants free privileged access to new, relevant, thought-provoking documentaries and award-winning, entertaining animation for the whole family.

For more information about the NFB Film Club, please contact:

Marianne Di Domenico

9th International Indigenous Librarians' Forum (IILF) Call for Session Proposals or Poster Presentations

9th International Indigenous Librarians' Forum (IILF)

August 4 -7, 2015

University of Manitoba

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Call for Session Proposals or Poster Presentations

Deadline for Submission:  April 15, 2015


Calling Indigenous Knowledge Keepers & Allies to Share and Celebrate Indigenous Knowledge, Memory & Culture and Indigenizing Practice


The following themes are suggestions for presenters to consider:

Call for submissions to the Partnership Journal

Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research invites submissions for the Spring 2015 issue.

Submission deadlines are:

Peer-reviewed sections: March 1, 2015
Other sections: March 31, 2015


Anne Galler Award 2015 : Nominations

The Anne Galler Award Committee invites you to nominate an individual who has enriched librarianship in Quebec and has made a lasting contribution to the profession.

Inscription à la 7e journée professionnelle de BAnQ - Bibliothèque 2020


7e Journée professionnelle de BAnQ



Assistez à cette rencontre gratuite à l'Auditorium de la Grande Bibliothèque ou en temps réel sur le portail de BAnQ.


LE VENDREDI 20 MARS 2015 DE 9 H 15 À 15 H 30


Au programme


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