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 ====== Activities ====== ====== Activities ======
  
-===== ELA Annual ​AGM/​Get-together ​Convention =====+===== ELA Annual ​General Meeting and Convention =====
  
-    * The Annual Conference is held every fall, usually in a Toronto Public Library branch. Morning and afternoon programs feature ​outstanding ​speakers on important topics. ​ ​The ​ annual business meeting which provokes lively ​ discussion, is followed by lunch, another opportunity to meet old and new friends. ​ All for a nominal fee. This year's program details will be posted as they become available. +The Annual Conference is held every fall, usually in a Toronto Public Library branch. Morning and afternoon programs feature speakers on important topics. ​Each year's program details will be posted as they become available.\\
-    * Two items of interest related to past programs are the following:​ +
-      * ELA archivist, Nancy Williamson, ​ has compiled a [[:​meetings:​previous_agm_speakers|complete list of all past convention speakers]] and their topics, a list amazing in its variety. +
-      * ELA now has available on this website the complete panel program for 2002:"​[[:​meetings:​2002_get_together_panel_discussion|Is Librarianship as a Profession Headed for Oblivion?​]]"​ More AGM program papers may be added when available.+
  
 ===== ELA Board and Committees ===== ===== ELA Board and Committees =====
  
-[[:​aboutus:​executive_board_and_committees|Board and committee members]] are responsible for planning and managing activities to achieve the [[:​aboutus:​objectives|goals of the association]]. Because they share those association goals, other members ​ may, with advance notice, attend ​ or contribute to board meetings; for dates press here.+[[:​aboutus:​executive_board_and_committees|Board and committee members]] are responsible for planning and managing activities to achieve the [[:​aboutus:​objectives|goals of the association]]. Because they share those association goals, other members may, with advance notice, attend or contribute to board meetings.\\
  
 ===== ELA Cooperation with Other Organizations ===== ===== ELA Cooperation with Other Organizations =====
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     * sponsoring 'The Morton Years',​     * sponsoring 'The Morton Years',​
     * maintaining ELA archives;     * maintaining ELA archives;
-    * [[:​activities:​do_your_bit|advocating the collection, preservation and documentation of archival records in Canada]] 
     * and at present ELA is engaged in the developing of a [[:​history:​biographies:​biography_mainpage|biographical database of people]] , a significant part of whose lives were spent in  libraries, archives, publishing ​ and related information fields     * and at present ELA is engaged in the developing of a [[:​history:​biographies:​biography_mainpage|biographical database of people]] , a significant part of whose lives were spent in  libraries, archives, publishing ​ and related information fields
  
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     * The ELA Electronic Mailing List is maintained by  ELA for the benefit of all members. ELA gratefully acknowledges the contribution of  the Listserv'​s host, the Ontario Library Association;​     * The ELA Electronic Mailing List is maintained by  ELA for the benefit of all members. ELA gratefully acknowledges the contribution of  the Listserv'​s host, the Ontario Library Association;​
-    * The ELA Web site is the work of ELA members with the technical support of the Webmaster Cameron Riddle ​and the generous cooperation of our web host the Faculty of Information Studies, the University of Toronto.+    * The ELA Web site is the work of ELA members with the technical support of the Webmaster Cameron Riddle.
     * ELA is also has a[[http://​www.facebook.com/​ExLibrisAssociation|Facebook page]] especially ​ for the needs of particular members who like to communicate what they are doing and thinking.     * ELA is also has a[[http://​www.facebook.com/​ExLibrisAssociation|Facebook page]] especially ​ for the needs of particular members who like to communicate what they are doing and thinking.
  
 ===== Volunteer Opportunities ===== ===== Volunteer Opportunities =====
  
-LA lists [[:​activities:​volunteers_wanted|opportunities for members]] to use  their technical and professional knowledge gained through education and work experience to assist libraries, archives, and other institutions with their information and administrative services. ​ ELA's role is limited to providing the notice that an institution is seeking volunteers.+LA lists [[:​activities:​volunteers_wanted|opportunities for members]] to use  their technical and professional knowledge gained through education and work experience to assist libraries, archives, and other institutions with their information and administrative services. ​ ELA's role is limited to providing the notice that an institution is seeking volunteers.\\
  
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