Call for Expressions of Interest to Join CARL’s Continuing Education Working Group 

June 5, 2024 – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries’ (CARL) Impact Committee is pleased to extend the following call for members of its Continuing Education Working Group (Continuing Ed WG). The objective of the Continuing Ed WG is to … More  Call for Expressions of Interest to Join CARL’s Continuing Education Working Group 

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

CARL Issues Statement on Automatic Textbook Billing Models

April 4, 2024 – Automatic textbook billing models, such as ‘Inclusive Access’ and ‘Equitable Access’ programs, are emerging as digital textbook sales models in higher education, garnering attention across Canada. Despite some advantages, CARL outlines significant concerns recommending against institutional … More  CARL Issues Statement on Automatic Textbook Billing Models