The pirates running the ABQLA Public Libraries Section would like to invite you to visit the beautiful Drawn & Quarterly bookstore. D&Q recently became an accredited bookstore and Jason Grimmer will be giving a presentation on graphic novels and how perfectly awesome they are.
Registration is now open for Concordia University Libraries' 14th Annual Research Forum, in the beautiful city of Montreal. This year's Research Forum will be held on Friday, April 29th, 2016, 9:00am to 4:30pm at the Loyola Jesuit Hall and Conference Centre.
Carrefour des arts et des sciences - 3150 Jean-Brillant, Université de Montréal
Information Studies Career Fair
Friday, March 18th, 2016 - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
The event will be followed by a 5 @ 7
Students from McGill University’s School of Information Studies (SIS) and Université de Montréal’s École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information (ÉBSI) are proud to present the 12th annual Information Studies Career Fair.
Room 101, Schulich Library of Science and Engineering, McGill University, 809 Sherbrooke Street West
The Youth Section of ABQLA is pleased to invite you to our Spring Event followed by the Section's General Annual Meeting on Wednesday March 16, 2016. We will be first watching a webinar –Mind the Middle: Readers' Advisory & Programming, Ages 9-13, offered by Angie Manfredi:
Sasha Snow's acclaimed feature Hadwin's Judgement will be available via the NFB Film Club, as of April 2016. This film is perfect for Earth Day.
A shocking crime, a tragic mystery... and a prophetic warning
Based on Vancouver author John Vaillant's award-winning book The Golden Spruce, Hadwin's Judgement is a compelling hybrid of drama and documentary that chronicles BC logging engineer and survivalist Grant Hadwin's emotional crusade against clear-cutting.
Join us for a practical session on how to become more cyber-savvy! Learn tips and tricks about how to create more secure passwords, keep your financial details safe, avoid scams and phishing, how to dispose of your old computers and get an answer to all your questions. Presentation by Charles Phelan, ICS network at McGill University.
Professional Development Awards:Win one of two awards of up to $1000 and complimentary registration for the ABQLA Annual Conference. Formerly known as Travel Bursaries, the Professional Development Awards have now been expanded to include attendance or presentations at conferences, workshops or seminars and participation in courses. Application deadline: February 11, 2016.