Ex Libris Association

The Canadian association for retired librarians, archivists and related information professions

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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 speakers on important topics. Each year's program details will be posted as they become available.

ELA Board and Committees

Board and committee members are responsible for planning and managing activities to achieve the goals of the association. Because they share those association goals, other members may, with advance notice, attend or contribute to board meetings.

ELA Tours and Speakers


ELA Cooperation with Other Organizations

  • ELA cooperates with other organizations on matters of mutual interest, such as the Canadian Federation of Library Associations;
  • ELA sponsors the bi-annual W. Kaye Lamb Award for service to seniors with CFLA.
  • ELA hosts a page with information and links to Canadian awards for librarians and libraries.
  • ELA organizes sessions at provincial library associations, such as OLA, and attends various other annual conference showcases.

ELAN and ELA Publishing Activities

  • ELA publishing activities are focused on ELAN, the association's bi-annual newsletter. ELAN's special issue, summer 2005, was dedicated to library education.
  • ELA publishes on this web site Occasional Papers by members.

ELA Historical Activities.

ELA Collaborative Activities

  • The ELA Web site is the work of ELA members.
  • ELA is also has aFacebook page especially for the needs of particular members who like to communicate what they are doing and thinking.
  • ELA gathers information on contemporary issues from other library organizations in Canada to produce helpful linkages on a broad range of matters
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