Statements and Commitments from the Canadian Library and GLAM Community On Racism, Injustice, and Violence

June 5, 2020

A listing of statements and commitments made by the Canadian library, archives, and museum community on racism, injustice, and violence.

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Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA)

British Columbia Library Association (BCLA)

Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL)

Canadian Museums Association (CMA)

Canadian Urban Libraries Council (CULC)

Ontario Library Association (OLA)

Ottawa Public Library

Saskatchewan Library Association (SLA)

Simon Fraser University Library

Toronto Public Library

University of British Columbia, School of Information

University of Toronto, Faculty of Information

Visible Minority Librarians of Canada (ViMLoC)

US and International Library Statements

Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE)

American Library Association (ALA) Executive Board

Asian Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA)

Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)

Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL)

Association of Research Libraries (ARL)

Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA)

Black Caucus of The American Library Association (BCALA)

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)

Music Library Association


Society of American Archivists (SAA)

Special Libraries Association (SLA)

Urban Libraries Council (ULC)