Group calling on the government of Canada to ensure that Aboriginal communities across Canada have access to the same fundamental institution that all other Canadians enjoy.
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Here is a copy of Stephen Abram’s presentation on advocacy and influence at last week’s OLS-North Annual Conference. Olsn advocacy from Stephen Abram Update: Here is the French version ably delivered by Steven Kraus: Olsn advocacy francais (1) from Stephen Abram Stephen
We were pleasantly surprised to see an article on libraries referenced on the home page of the Ontario Trillium Foundation. https://uwaterloo.ca/canadian-index-wellbeing/news/public-libraries-where-impromptu-exchanges-build-community Public Libraries: Where impromptu exchanges build community and belonging (Municipal World) By Anne Marie Madziak, a consultant with Southern Ontario …
For anyone who missed yesterday’s edition of Cross Country Checkup on CBC radio, on the future of libraries with Peter Mansbridge and Ken Roberts the podcast is available at http://podcast.cbc.ca/m…/podcasts/checkup_20140928_58816.mp3