Call for Expressions of Interest – CARL Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Community of Practice

July 11, 2024 – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries’ Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Working Group (CARL EDIWG) invites expressions of interest to join its newly created Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Community of Practice (EDI CoP). The purpose of the … More  Call for Expressions of Interest – CARL Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Community of Practice

CARL and CFLA publish Code of Best Practices for Navigating Copyright for Crown-Published Works

July 10, 2024 – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) is pleased to share that the document Navigating Copyright for Crown-Published Works: A Code of Best Practices for Libraries is now available on both the CARL website and CFLA website, alongside a short summary document. This Crown copyright code … More  CARL and CFLA publish Code of Best Practices for Navigating Copyright for Crown-Published Works

Call for Expressions of Interest: New Expert Group for Shared Repositories Infrastructure (‘Scholaris’)

July 3, 2024 – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries, the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) and University of Toronto Libraries, are collaboratively developing a National Institutional Repository Service (‘Scholaris’) to be hosted by Scholars Portal. Starting with an … More  Call for Expressions of Interest: New Expert Group for Shared Repositories Infrastructure (‘Scholaris’)

Announcing the Scholaris Website and Early Adopter Cohorts 1 & 2

June 25, 2024 – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL), along with Scholars Portal, the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL), and University of Toronto Libraries are pleased to announce that the Scholaris website is now live! Scholaris is … More  Announcing the Scholaris Website and Early Adopter Cohorts 1 & 2

Call for Expressions of Interest: CARL Canadian Repositories CoP Steering Committee

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries seeks expressions of interest from an additional 1-2 representatives from academic libraries across the country to join the Canadian Repository Community of Practice Steering Committee (“Engagement Team”). Members typically serve a two-year term and … More  Call for Expressions of Interest: CARL Canadian Repositories CoP Steering Committee

@Risk North 3 – 2024: Safeguarding the Canadian Digital Record – Save the Dates!

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries and co-sponsoring organizations including Canadian Research Knowledge Network, Library and Archives Canada, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, Internet Archive Canada, and the Digital Preservation Coalition are pleased to announce an in-person 1.5-day summit … More  @Risk North 3 – 2024: Safeguarding the Canadian Digital Record – Save the Dates!

Gwen Bird Honoured with CARL Award for Distinguished Service to Research Librarianship

April 25, 2024 – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) was pleased to honor Gwen Bird as the recipient of the CARL Award for Distinguished Service to Research Librarianship during its 2024 Annual General Meeting. This award, which is … More  Gwen Bird Honoured with CARL Award for Distinguished Service to Research Librarianship