Richard Reid and Shelagh Paterson transcript
This particular blank space is waiting for members of the Ontario Library Association (OLA) community to fill it up, decorate it, contribute.
We are embarked on a strategic planning process that we hope will enable the Open Shelf editorial team and board to identify the "value add" of the publication to OLA members and align with OLA's strategic goals.
As library professionals working across a diverse field, we experience tensions and triumphs as we work together. From discord to discourse promotes our capacity to be effective collaborators and co-workers.
Le conseil francophone de l’Association des bibliothèques de l’Ontario (L’ABO-Franco) recherche des professionnels de l’information qui désireraient présenter une communication.
Everyone knows listening is a major starting point to any readers’ advisory (RA) transaction and listening to podcasts can play an important role before the interview even starts.
This month The Library IT crowd features Marni Tam.
A library is clearly “place” in the sense of a physical space filled with books, posters, signs and desks. But just as obviously, a library is also people.
I wonder if students sitting in front of a large display outside my office have noticed that the subject is potent: Stereotypes.
This month Open Shelf features stories (in text and audio) about people, relationships, bias, and podcasts as sources of good advice. Read and listen on ...
Libraries are public spaces where people meet, take out books and study. Libraries hold communities together.
Mariam Hamou is the current communications director at the Nazem Kadri Foundation. She is also a political activist and local poverty advocate who has…
If you are (or have been) participating in a for-credit IL course at a Canadian university or college, we’d love to hear from you.