Category: Digital Content Working Group

CULC/CBUC 2024 Federal Funding Submission

CULC/CBUC has submitted five recommendations for the pre-budget consultations in advance of the 2024 budget. Recommendation 1: That the Government of Canada: Recommendation 2: That the Government of Canada recognizes the role public libraries are playing in delivering on federal priorities in communities across Canada and provides funding to further support libraries performing these critical […]

Un livrel Canada / One eRead Canada 2024

Registration is now open! THE PROGRAM: CULC/CBUC is offering another opportunity for all public libraries to participate in a Canada-wide digital reading program during the month of April 2024. We are excited to announce our featured title is Hotline, by Dimitri Nasarallah, published by Esplanade Books an imprint of Véhicule Press in English and translated […]

CULC/CBUC Sessions at OLA Super Conference

CULC/CBUC Sessions at OLA Super Conference: Get Loud About Access to Digital Content with the CULC/CBUC Digital Content Working GroupThursday, 2:15 pm – 3:30 pmSpeakers: Jennifer Stirling, Vicky Varga, Lisa Vohra, Sarah Macintyre CULC/CBUC CEO panelFriday, 9:15 am – 10:30 amSpeakers: Mary Chevreau, Danielle Hubbard, Chrissy Hodgins, Darren Solomon and Moderated by Åsa Kachan Safety […]

Digital Content Working Group Teleconference – September 25

On September 25, the CULC/CBUC Digital Collections Working Group hosted a teleconference about the current #eContentforAll initiatives happening in Canada and the new partnership with ULC in the US. Here are the slides from the presentation: CULC Collection Leaders Call Sept 2019 (pdf). The presentation also included a link for participants to sign up for future […]

Congratulations to New Minister of Canadian Heritage

The Canadian Urban Libraries Council / Conseil des Bibliothèques Urbaines du Canada sent a letter to The Honourable Pablo Rodríguez to congratulate him on his appointment as the new Minister of Canadian Heritage and share their support of the National Heritage Digitization Strategy. CULC-CBUC Congratulations to Rodríguez