Canadian library staff’s favourite September books.
In a policy change that has upset libraries across North America, Macmillan Publishers will start imposing a two-month embargo on… Read More »
Toronto Public Library city librarian Vickery Bowles has been appointed executive board chair of the Urban Libraries Council for 2019–2020.
Playwright Kate Cayley talks about how libraries inspired her play The Archive of Missing Things.
Rainbow Rowell’s graphic novel Pumpkinheads is July and August’s most anticipated book for young people, according to librarians.
Louise Penny’s new Chief Inspector Gamache novel A Better Man is the most anticipated book for August, according to Canadian librarians.
The Canadian Urban Libraries Council has released a statement concerning a new policy change by New York–based Hachette Book Group.
The new Library and Archives preservation facility in Gatineau, QC, will boast the latest innovations in archiving when it opens in 2022.
Each month, Canadian library staff vote for their favourite upcoming books, via BookNet Canada’s Loan Stars readers-advisory program and the Canadian Urban Libraries Council.
A new survey by BookNet Canada reports that, on average, Canadian library-goers buy more books than those who don’t frequent the library at all.