The ALC Planning Committee is investigating options for ALC 2020. The conference, scheduled for April 23-26, 2020, will be postponed or cancelled depending on your feedback. In order to get your input as quickly as possible, we are asking only three short questions. The survey will close on Thursday, March 19, 2020. Please click here […]
The early-bird rate for ALC 2020 has been extended to April 06, 2020. Please also see the important message below regarding ALC 2020. Dear Delegate, In light of yesterday’s recommendation that all gatherings over 250 people be cancelled, the ALC Planning Committee has been discussing our options. There was no timeline given so we are […]
Registering for the Alberta Library Conference and need to find your ALTA membership number? Login to the ALTA website and click on “My Profile” on the top right. You will be taken to your dashboard and under “Get ready for the next ALC Conference!” you will find your membership number labeled “ALC Code”.
Nominate your Dynamic Library Board or Outstanding Trustee. Nominations are open till February 29th, 2020 Click here to download the nomination form
NEW ALTA Trustee Forum has launched! But that’s not all, ALTA also has a new website, database, membership directory, calendar of events and more! Check it outwww.librarytrustees.ab.ca The Trustee Forum is our first member only site. Your ALTA membership needs to be current and all library board members names and emails are listed on your […]
Advocacy Podcast with Dr Margaret Law & Punch Jackson. Check it out!
Welcome Alberta’s finest library trustees! Aug 31st, 2019 we will be releasing version 1.0 of ALTA’s website. This is the first time ALTA will have a completely custom fitted website. While it has been promised by other developers in the past, this is the first time it has come to fruition. With the great help […]
August 14, 2019 Hello fellow Library Trustees, As most of you are aware, the provincial government has yet to approve their 2020 budget. This event is projected to occur in October and in the meantime, 50% of the past year’s funding has been promised for our libraries. The 50% funding has been released to allow […]
Date Posted : April 20 2018 2018 Symposium for Trustees & Library Managers: The Human Resources Symposium hosted by ALTA and PLSB on February 23 & 24th, was a great success with over 170 people participating. The agenda was packed with guest speakers who delved into many of the topics we are all facing; new employment […]
December 18, 2017 Honourable Shaye AndersonMinister of Municipal AffairsExecutive Branch Room 132 Legislature Building10800 – 97 AvenueEdmonton, AB T5K 2B6 Dear Minister Shaye Anderson, The Alberta Libraries Trustee Association (ALTA) would like to thank the Ministry for the gracious library funding received this past year which has supported and increased public libraries capacity and development across […]