An online campaign reveals the tensions between Canadian libraries and multinational publishers over digital pricing and audiobook availability.
Vivek Shraya’s graphic novel Death Threat tops the librarians’ most-anticipated list.
The Libraries of Peel Region have named Spork, a picture book written by Kyo Maclear and illustrated by Isabelle Arsenault, as its first Three Communities One Story community-read title.
Two-hundred Indigenous books have been added to the Alberta eBooks Collection as part of Alberta’s new Prairie Indigenous eBook Collection.
The Canadian Urban Libraries Council has turned to the public in a campaign urging the big five multinational publishers to renegotiate the price they charge libraries for ebooks and audiobooks.
A perennial favourite has topped the Toronto Public Library’s list of the most-borrowed books of 2018.