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2020 CARL Fall General Meeting

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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 Register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/canadian-ir-community-call-appel-de-la-communaute-des-depots-canadiens-tickets-116484996761 For …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 Registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YrBxhso4T22xV0TNjkiW8Q Please note that this event is open to all (not just CARL institutions). The Tri-Agency Open Access Policy has changed the open access …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 Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9nNESLKHSCiyH0kUu_PJRA The Canadian Collective Print Strategies Working Group (CCPSWG), co-chaired by the Canadian Association of Research Libraries …More >>


Free CARL-CAUL-CFLA Webinar: Emergency Access and the Prospect of Controlled Digital Lending in Canada: Perspectives

Date and time: Wednesday, June 24, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL), the Council of Atlantic University Libraries (CAUL) and the Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA) are pleased to present …More >>


Free Webinar: CARL Institutional Open Access Policy Template and Toolkit: The Journey

Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Time: 1:00 p.m. ET Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sIWysBy2SK21t9HwvkZD1A Increasingly, Canadian institutions and funders are adopting open access mandates or policies as part of their larger efforts …More >>


Canadian Repository Community Call

Presented by the CARL Open Repositories Working Group’s Task Group on Community Building and Engagement Date: Monday June 15 Time: 1:00-2:00pm EST Register here:  https://carl-cdn-repos-community-call.eventbrite.ca Co-hosts/moderators: Jordan Hale, …More >>


Community Call: French-language Open Educational Resources

Date: Wednesday, June 10, 2020 Time: 1-2 p.m. ET Register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/appel-de-la-communaute-des-ressources-educatives-libres-francophones-tickets-105241883306  CARL’s Open Education Working Group invites the community of practitioners …More >>


CARL Webinar: Communicating about Big Deal Cancellations

When: Wednesday, June 3, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET Please note that this event is open to all (not just CARL institutions). Click here to view slides Academic libraries around the world are cancelling big deal journal subscriptions at an increasing rate. …More >>


CARL Webinar: I Meant To Get It Back On Time! Countering Bias, Promoting Equality, And Improving Customer Service Through Qualitative Analysis of Fines Data

When: Tuesday, June 2, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET Registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_D2AVh2dHR3qGkq_R7mCsyg Please note that this event is open to all (not just CARL institutions). Click here to view slides The CARL Assessment …More >>


Contextualizing the York-Access Copyright Case Decision: A CARL and CFLA Webinar

        Date: Thursday, May 28, 2020 Time: 1:00 p.m. ET Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Lu_qOuTdTJmDzq90QN_qmg  This free one-hour webinar will present an overview of the key elements in the recent Federal Court of Appeal …More >>


2020 CARL Spring General Meeting

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Free Webinar: Discoverability and Sharing Open Educational Resources

[Update: The recording from this session is now available here. Slides are available here.] Date: Thursday, May 21 Time: 1 p.m. ET The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL)’s Open Education Working Group (OEWG) invites you to this webinar, …More >>


Community Call on OER Findability Issues

[Update: A recording from this session is available here. Slides are available here.] Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL)’s Open Education Working Group (OEWG) invites the Canadian …More >>


CARL Webinar: To be In Sync or Out of Sync: Considerations for Switching from LibQUAL+® to the Insync Survey

When: Monday, April 20, 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET Registration: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/considerations-for-switching-from-libqual-to-the-insync-survey-tickets-102723470666 Please note that this event is open to all (not just CARL institutions). The CARL Assessment …More >>


Community Call for Sharing and Coordinating Canadian COVID-19 Web Archiving Efforts

Date: Thursday, April 16, 2020 Time: 10-11 a.m. PT; 1-2 p.m. ET Register here: https://covid-19-web-archiving-call.eventbrite.ca  The deadly flu outbreak of 1918-19 is often called the ‘forgotten pandemic.’ It is our responsibility to ensure the …More >>


CARL Webinar Featuring Coalition Publica

Free CARL Webinar: Update from Coalition Publica on its Efforts to Increase Visibility and Sustainability of Canadian Journals [Update: The recording from this webinar is now available.] When: Thursday, March 12, 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET Please note that this …More >>


Open Education Leadership Essentials (OeLE)

Open Education Leadership Essentials (OeLE) Event January 27-28, Toronto, ON Ryerson University CARL, along with sponsor BCcampus, presents the Open Education Leadership Essentials Event (OeLE), a two-day event designed by the CARL Open Education Working …More >>