2018 Winner of the Graduate Student Category of CARL’s Research in Librarianship Grant Announced

May 23, 2018. – The CARL Strengthening Capacity Committee is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 Student Grant category of the Research in Librarianship Grant fund. The Graduate Student Research Grant was created to support library school students’ … More >> 2018 Winner of the Graduate Student Category of CARL’s Research in Librarianship Grant Announced

CARL Members Release Journal Subscription Cost Data

May 11, 2018 – University library members of the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) have jointly released their 2016-17 expenditure data for journal and database subscriptions licensed through the Canadian Research Knowledge Network consortium. The CARL Scholarly Communications Roadmap identified the need for … More >> CARL Members Release Journal Subscription Cost Data

CARL Statement in Opposition to the Bell Coalition’s Proposal to Disable Online Access to Piracy Sites

April 6, 2018. – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries has submitted a statement to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), in Opposition to the Bell Coalition’s Proposal to Disable Online Access to Piracy Sites. Full text available in … More >> CARL Statement in Opposition to the Bell Coalition’s Proposal to Disable Online Access to Piracy Sites

CARL Joins Thousands Calling for Improvements to Research Assessment

April 3, 2018. – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) has signed on to the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), which recommends changes in practices by the research community regarding the use of research metrics. Research metrics … More >> CARL Joins Thousands Calling for Improvements to Research Assessment