Compute Canada and CARL Join Forces to Build a National Research Data Platform

EDMONTON, ALBERTA, January 27, 2016 — Compute Canada and the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) announced today that they will collaborate to build a scalable national platform for research data management and discovery. Partnership will enhance research data transfer, … More >> Compute Canada and CARL Join Forces to Build a National Research Data Platform

CARL and Portage Response to “Data Repository Selection: Criteria That Matter”

January  25, 2021. – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) and the Portage Network (Portage) would like to express concerns about the Data Repository Selection: Criteria That Matter, recently proposed through the FAIR Sharing initiative. The proposed approach, developed primarily … More >> CARL and Portage Response to “Data Repository Selection: Criteria That Matter”

Webinars and Community Calls

To support research libraries’ communities of practice, CARL offers webinars and community calls related to our varying areas of activity. Upcoming webinars and community calls: Tuesday, October 26 – Looking for a needle in a haystack: Increasing the international visibility … More >> Webinars and Community Calls

Short-term Contract: Project Assistant for Canadian Journals’ Self-Archiving Policies project

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) is seeking a Project Assistant for a short-term part-time contract to support its Creating More Visibility for Canadian Journals’ Self-Archiving Policies project. The work entails validating the information about Canadian journal titles and converting this … More >> Short-term Contract: Project Assistant for Canadian Journals’ Self-Archiving Policies project

Module 2

How Does Copyright Law Apply at My University? This module simplifies a very complex subject. This module is offered for information only, and is not a substitute for legal advice. Transcript All universities in Canada are required to comply with … More >> Module 2

Announcing CARL’s Visiting Program Officer and Working Group for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

May 9, 2019. – The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) is pleased to announce the knowledgeable and diverse team that will develop its program of bilingual initiatives to support the creation of diverse, equitable, and inclusive environments in CARL research … More >> Announcing CARL’s Visiting Program Officer and Working Group for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Presenter bios

Jonathan Bengtson is the University Librarian of the University of Victoria, Canada; Vice-President of CARL; and Chair of the Digital Preservation Working Group of CARL’s Advancing Research Committee. He is also the Editor-in-Chief and founder of KULA: knowledge creation, dissemination, and preservation … More >> Presenter bios

Announcing the inaugural Canadian Web Archiving Coalition Coordinating Committee membership

March 15, 2018 – The Canadian web archiving community responded with great enthusiasm to last month’s call from CARL’s Digital Preservation Working Group for nominations to the inaugural Canadian Web Archiving Coalition (CWAC) Coordinating Committee. The Coordinating Committee is responsible … More >> Announcing the inaugural Canadian Web Archiving Coalition Coordinating Committee membership