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The Who, What, and Where of Persistent Identifiers: A six-part webinar series devoted to all things PID

March 3 – May 12, 2021 Brought to you by CRKN, CARL-Portage, and Research Data Canada Starting the first week of March, and running every two weeks until mid-May, this series will provide a comprehensive look at persistent identifiers (PIDs) in …More >>


Implementing the CARL Copyright Open Educational Resource for University Instructors and Staff on campus

Date: February 25, 2021 Time:  3:00pm – 4:00pm ET Register here: https://bit.ly/2MUjgRW In December 2020, CARL released the Copyright Open Educational Resource for University Instructors and Staff. This self-directed course is currently being adapted …More >>


Francophone OER - Second Open Education Cross-Country Coffee Chat [#OECCCC] 

Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Time: 3-4 p.m. ET Register here: http://bit.ly/3oqx2IK The sub-committee on francophone OER of the CARL Open Education Working Group invites you to take part in the second “coffee chat” to discuss the production …More >>


Google Scholar Indexing for Repositories: Best Practices and Fixes for Common Indexing Problems

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Time: 10 a.m. PT – 1 p.m. ET Register here: https://bit.ly/2KbxcWg CARL’S Open Repositories Working Group is pleased to offer this opportunity to the Canadian repository community to connect with Google Scholar’s …More >>


CWAC Webinar: Everything You Wanted to Know about Archives Unleashed but Were Afraid to Ask

Date: January 26th, 2021 Time: 10 am PST / 1 pm EST Register here: http://bit.ly/3imcrEc As part of its ongoing Web Archives Webinar Series, the Canadian Web Archiving Coalition (CWAC) invites you to join us for a webinar with Ian Milligan and Samantha …More >>


First Community Call of the Bibliometrics and Research Impact Canadian Community of Practice

Date: Thursday, January 21, 2021 Time: 1-2 p.m. ET Register: https://bit.ly/2VWNRPN We welcome anyone curious about or working with bibliometrics and research impact indicators, across Canada, to join us for this inaugural Bibliometrics and Research Impact …More >>


Join us for the Inaugural Open Education Cross-Canada Coffee Chat (#OECCCC)

Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Time: 3-4 p.m. ET Register here: http://bit.ly/2MAOi0H  The CARL Open Education Working Group invites you to the first in a series of informal gatherings for individuals involved in open education in Canada, whether …More >>


GLAM Workbench and web archives: An overview with Tim Sherratt

Date: December 7th Time: 2 pm PST / 5 pm EST (the late EST start is to accommodate our Australian speaker) As part of our ongoing Web Archives Webinar Series, the Canadian Web Archiving Coalition (CWAC) invites you to join us for a webinar with Tim Sherratt, …More >>


Webinar for Repository Managers: Update on the CARL-OpenAIRE Project

Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Time: 1-2 p.m. ET (English session)             2-3 p.m. ET (French session) CARL’S Open Repositories Working Group invites you to attend a webinar that will update you on the CARL-OpenAIRE collaborative project. …More >>


2020 CARL Fall General Meeting

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Canadian Repository Community Call: Current Approaches to Collecting, Managing, and Preserving Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Presented by the CARL Open Repositories Working Group’s Task Group on Community Building and Engagement Date: Friday, November 13, 2020, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. ET Individuals working in Canadian repositories are invited to participate in this session focused …More >>


Community Call for Sharing and Coordinating Canadian COVID-19 Web Archiving Efforts #2: A roundtable on collecting practices and scope, and the challenges of working with staff at a distance

Presented by the Canadian Web Archiving Coalition Date: Tuesday, November 10th, 10-11 a.m. PT (1-2 p.m. EST) As unsettling as the global pandemic is, our role in memory institutions has never been more important. We must work to ensure that the lessons …More >>


IARLA Webinar on the REALM Project

IARLA Webinar: Discussion of Findings from the REopening Archives, Libraries, and Museums (REALM) Project Tuesday, November 10, 2020 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET / 5 – 6 p.m. CET As research libraries resume operations and reopen to the public, staff are …More >>


CARL-CRKN-ARL Webinar on SCOSS

CARL, CRKN, and ARL present the following webinar: Investments in Open Services via The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS)   Date: Thursday, November 5 Time: 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) The Global Sustainability Coalition …More >>


CARL-CRKN-ARL Webinar on SCOSS

CARL, CRKN, and ARL present the following webinar: Investments in Open Services via The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS)   Date: Thursday, November 5 Time: 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) The Global Sustainability Coalition …More >>


Canadian Repository Community Call: DSpace Anonymous

Presented by the CARL Open Repositories Working Group’s Task Group on Community Building and Engagement Date: Monday, September 21, 1-2 p.m. EST For September’s Canadian Repository Community Call, we welcome those working with DSpace repositories …More >>


Canadian Repository Community Call: Repository work during the pandemic: New roles for staff in unusual times

Presented by the CARL Open Repositories Working Group’s Task Group on Community Building and Engagement Date: Tuesday, July 28th, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. PST (2-3 p.m. EST) Register here: https://july2020-repo-comm-call.eventbrite.ca The global pandemic …More >>


CARL Webinar: Author Addendum Conundrum – Trying to Solve Author Rights Negotiation Mysteries

When: Wednesday, July 15, 1-2 p.m. ET Please note that this event is open to all (not just CARL institutions). The Tri-Agency Open Access Policy has changed the open access (OA) landscape for researchers across Canadian institutions. The mandate requires …More >>


Free CFLA-CARL Webinar: Privacy, Libraries and COVID-19

      Thursday, July 9, 2020, 1:00p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET The COVID-19 pandemic is transforming how we work and live, and with this transformation come challenges that relate to privacy, surveillance and personal security. Library workers, …More >>


Free Webinar: Outcomes of the Canadian Collective Print Strategies Working Group’s National Overlap Study on Government Publications

Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020 Time: 12:00 p.m. ET The Canadian Collective Print Strategies Working Group (CCPSWG), co-chaired by the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) and Library and Archives Canada (LAC), was created in 2018 in response …More >>