Caption: Amy Buckland, Assistant Deputy Minister, Collections at Library and Archives Canada speaking at OLA Super Conference The Internet Archive has launched its Democracy’s Library initiative in Canada, aiming to ensure free access to government publications for all citizens. These publications provide important information about Canadian life and are a valuable resource not just just … Continue reading Democracy’s Library Canada at the Ontario Library Association (OLA) Super Conference in Toronto
Internet Archive Canada (IAC) is set to attend the upcoming Ontario Library Association (OLA) Superconference in Toronto. They will participate in a panel discussion on Thursday, February 2nd at 2:45 PM in MTCC – 201D and will be entitled “Democracy’s Library: Partnering for Sustainable Digital Access to Canadian Government Publications.” Internet Archive Canada will be … Continue reading Internet Archive Canada at OLA Superconference
“Access is the key to understanding. And understanding is the underpinning of democracy.” Leslie Weir, the Librarian and Archivist of Canada, was a featured guest speaker at the Democracy’s Library launch – an initiative to create a free, open collection of government data. Her words were an inspiration, as she deftly outlined some of the … Continue reading Internet Archive Canada Celebrates the Launch of Democracy’s Library
Thanks to everyone who came to our sessions at the Saskatchewan Libraries Conference in Regina and the Marigold Library System Conference in Calgary over the past week! We were thrilled to meet up and chat with people in person and were honored to have been invited to present at both events. We also enjoyed hearing … Continue reading Conference Re-Cap: Thanks for Coming to Our Recent Sessions!
Internet Archive Canada staff will be on location at two upcoming in-person Canadian conferences. Find us first in Regina at the 2022 Saskatchewan Libraries Conference. Community Programs Officer Catherine Falls will be presenting on our Community Webs program with Geoffrey Allen of Regina Public Library on May 5th. Next, for those in the Calgary area, … Continue reading Come Say Hello! IA Canada Staff at Upcoming Conferences