CARL is a not-for-profit corporation operating under the (federal) Canada-Not-for-profit Corporations Act (S.C. 2009, C. 23). It is also a registered charity. The association is governed by an elected Board of Directors of six member library directors. All Board terms are two years in length and the Vice-President automatically becomes President. CARL’s Executive Director manages the association’s operations. The Standing Committee on Finance and Audit assists the Board in ensuring the financial oversight and well-being of the association.


Guiding Principles