Category: ULC

CULC/CBUC participating with the eye to better understanding the challenges facing LAC-BAC

On May 22, the Executive Director will attend, at LAC’s invitation, a day-long program on how they are planning on fulfilling their mandate in these ever changing times. Documentary heritage institutions face key challenges in the 21st Century. Traditional assumptions and practices that held fast for many years no longer hold true, as the ways […]

CNIB distributes business plan for National Digital HUB

Following up on the presentation to CULC/CBUC last November in Surrey the National Board of CNIB has supported the National Digital HUB business plan. It appears all members of CULC/CBUC have received a copy. Follow-up from CNIB is planned this Spring. The CULC/CBUC Executive will look at it and notify members what is needed from […]

eBooks @ OLA; and ACP Winter Meetings

More than 170 people came to hear what CULC/CBUC has been doing on the eBook file since the last public meeting in June at CLA-Halifax. The task force members gave some updates and talked about the challenges that the sector is seeing in Canada and abroad. CULC/CBUC was fortunate enough to have been debriefed by […]

eBook Pricing Models

As part of CULC’s ongoing work around the topic of portable and downloadable eBook content, a working draft of some pricing models has been developed and shared with the CULC/CBUC members for input at the recent meetings in Surrey, BC. Still a member-only document, it will be accepting inputs soon and shared for further discussion. […]


The Study Tour particpants are gathering in Copenhagen on a glorious Autumn Scandanavian Day. Tomorrow is the final day of the summer season at the world famous Tivoli Gardens and the first official day/evening of the Tour. Most are arriving tomorrow, but those with travel issues came a day early. Thank you Air Canada and […]

Spring Meeting Information

Attention CULC/CBUC Members – The CULC/CBUC Executive is meeting and working  to set an agenda and plan for the meeting net month is Halifax   The dates of the meeting are Sunday, May 29th and Monday, May 30th, 2011.  This is immediately following the CLA/ACB Annual Conference.   The meeting will begin at 8:30 am […]