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.
What’s behind the rash of issues in Canada’s downtown libraries? In short, a city’s societal problems – like poverty, alcohol and drug abuse, violence, and mental-health crises – have a habit of seeping into its libraries.
The volunteer non-profit Canadian Comics Open Library proposes a new way to catalogue graphica.
This is the story behind The Secret Library of Mr. Prud’homme, a touring exhibition with stops in Halifax, Toronto, Saskatoon, and Vancouver, which examines artistic ownership and institutional authority.
After their budgets were cut by 50%, OLSN CEO Mellissa D’Onofrio-Jones and SOLS CEO Barbara Franchetto explain some of the services that their organizations offer and the trickle-down impact of the cuts.