• A library staff retrieves an item from the central reserves area in the Bennett Library at Simon Fraser University
    Central Reserves Area, Bennett Library, Simon Fraser University; Simon Fraser University
  • Intérieur du pavillon faisant face au nord de la bibliothèque Robarts à la University of Toronto; Gordon Belray
  • The atrium of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library opens to several floors of books and manuscripts at the University of Toronto
    Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto; Gordon Belray
  • The exterior of Library and Archives Canada
    Library and Archives Canada; Gordon King (CC-BY-NC-ND)
  • The north-facing pavillion interior of the Robarts Library at the University of Toronto
    North-facing pavillion interior, Robarts Library, University of Toronto; Gordon Belray
  • Bibliothèque et Archives Canada; Gordon King (CC-BY-NC-ND)
  • Students studying in the early evening in the Ridington Room of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia
    Ridington Room, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, University of British Columbia; University of British Columbia Library
  • Webster Library, Concordia University; Concordia University Library
  • The exterior of the Taylor Family Digital Library at the University of Calgary
    Taylor Family Digital Library, University of Calgary, Dave Brown; University of Calgary
  • Galerie de la cage d'escalier du Mearns Centre for Learning à la bibliothèque McPherson de la University of Victoria; Services de photographie de la University of Victoria
  • Students read by the Leslie and Irene Dubé Health Sciences Library at the University of Saskatchewan
    Leslie and Irene Dubé Health Sciences Library, University of Saskatchewan, University Library; University of Saskatchewan
  • Students work by large windows in the galleria stairwell of the Mearns Centre for Learning of the McPherson Library at the University of Victoria
    Galleria Stairwell, Mearns Centre for Learning, McPherson Library, University of Victoria; University of Victoria Photography Services
  • Bibliothèque des sciences de la santé Leslie et Irene Dubé de la University of Sasktachewan, University Library; University of Saskatchewan
  • Students sitting at a round table read in the Octagon Room of the Islamic Studies Library at McGill University
    Octagon Room, Islamic Studies Library, McGill University; Klaus Fielder
  • Students study in the Alan G. Green Fireplace Reading Room of the Stauffer Library at Queen's University
    Alan G. Green Fireplace Reading Room, Stauffer Library, Queen's University; Queen's University (c)
  • Ridington Room du Irving K. Barber Learning Centre de la University of British Columbia; University of British Columbia Library
  • Salle Octagon de la bibliothèque des études islamiques de la McGill University; Klaus Fielder
  • Bibliothèque de livres rares Thomas Fisher de la University of Toronto; Gordon Belray
  • Région centrale de la réserve à la bibliothèque Bennett de la Simon Fraser University; Simon Fraser University
  • La bibliothèque numérique de la famille Taylor de la University of Calgary, Dave Brown; University of Calgary
  • Alan G. Green Fireplace Reading Room de la bibliothèque Stauffer à la Queen's University; Queen's University ©
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CARL Welcomes the CFLA Truth and Reconciliation Committee Recommendations.

Ottawa, June 20, 2017 – On this National Aboriginal Day, the Canadian Association of Research Libraries welcomes the recent report from the Canadian Federation of Library Associations’ (CFLA) Truth and Reconciliation Committee and endorses in principle the overarching recommendations it makes. … More >> CARL Welcomes the CFLA Truth and Reconciliation Committee Recommendations.

Job Posting: Director, Portage

Hiring Organization: Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) Position: Director, CARL Portage Application Closing Date: June 28, 2017 As we approach the end of Chuck Humphrey’s secondment from University of Alberta, we are posting for the position of Director, Portage.  … More >> Job Posting: Director, Portage

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2017 Canadian Library Assessment Workshop

October 26 – 27, 2017 – Victoria, British Columbia The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) is committed … More >>

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  • Developing a national research data culture;
  • Fostering a community of practice for research data;
  • Building national research data services and infrastructure.

Portage works within the library community to coordinate expertise, services, and technology in research data management, seeking to collaborate with other research data management stakeholders.

Portage supports four communities of practice: researchers, librarians and data stewards, policy makers and administrators, and service and infrastructure providers.

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