OTTAWA, March 6, 2017 – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries is pleased to announce the selection of participants for the CARL 2017 Librarians’ Research Institute (LRI) is now complete.
The LRI is a 4-day intensive workshop designed to help participants take current research projects to the next level. It also provides librarians with the opportunity to meet other researching librarians from across Canada. Participants are guided through the workshop by peers from amongst CARL member libraries who have a proven research record and an active, sustained research agenda. This year’s slate of participants is:
|Michelle||Brown||University of Ottawa|
|Scott||Cowan||University of Windsor|
|Saran||Croos||University of New Brunswick|
|Kate||Cushon||University of Regina|
|Krista||Godfrey||Memorial University of Newfoundland|
|Aditi||Gupta||University of Victoria|
|Maha||Kumaran||University of Saskatchewan|
|Erica||Lenton||University of Toronto|
|Sean||Luyk||University of Alberta|
|Ariane||Parayre||Université de Montréal|
|Sarah||Parker||University of British Columbia|
|Melanie||Parlette-Stewart||University of Guelph|
|Sarah||Simpkin||University of Ottawa|
|Jessica||Thorlakson||University of Alberta|
|Laura||Thorne||University of British Columbia-Okanagan|
|Ali||Versluis||University of Guelph|
This year’s Institute is co-sponsored by Western Libraries and CARL.
More information about the CARL Librarians’ Research Institution is available on the CARL website http://www.carl-abrc.ca/strengthening-capacity/workshops-and-training/librarians-research-institute/.
The Canadian Association of Research Libraries is the leadership organization for the Canadian research library community. CARL’s members include 29 major academic research libraries across Canada, as well as Library and Archives Canada, and Canada’s National Science Library. CARL provides leadership on behalf of Canada’s research libraries and enhances capacity to advance research and higher education. It promotes effective and sustainable knowledge creation, dissemination, and preservation, and public policy that enable broad access to scholarly information.
For more information contact:
Chair, Strengthening Capacity Committee
905.525.9140 ext. 23883
Chair, LRI Program Committee
519.850.2319 ext. 84823
Manager, Administration and Programs
613.482.9344 ext. 102