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ALTA AGM Virtual on June 13th – Join Us

May 1st, 2020 in General

Upcoming Webinars: Library Board Governance During the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 23rd, 2020 in General

Hi everyone, The Public Library Services Branch (PLSB) is pleased to announce our upcoming webinar. This time our topic will be Library Board Governance During the COVID-19 Pandemic, and we will expand on the information we have sent out over the past several weeks. Attend this session to learn more about: Library board governance basics […]

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NEW COVID-19 Newsletter/Resources

April 22nd, 2020 in General

ALTA has released the latest newsletter! Please click on the link below to view.

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New Resources for Non-Profit Boards to Support COVID-19 Impact

April 6th, 2020 in General

These two websites below are offering excellent resources for AB Boards to effectively manage the changes/impact of COVID-19: COVID-19 Resources for Non-profits While the risk of COVID-19 remains low in Alberta, the situation is quickly changing, and we must all be engaged in preparing for the potential that the risk may increase. As non-profits, we are […]

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March Newsletter

March 28th, 2020 in General

The 2020 Alberta Library Conference is Cancelled

March 26th, 2020 in General

ALC 2020 Cancellation Dear ALC Community, With heavy hearts we must inform you that we are cancelling the 2020 Alberta Library Conference due to the COVID-19 outbreak. We did not take this decision lightly. As well as cancelling the conference, we considered postponing until later in the year but concluded that the situation may continue […]

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Public Library Pandemic Response – Frequently Asked Questions

March 25th, 2020 in General

Please click on the link below to read the “Public Library Pandemic Response – Frequently Asked Questions” from the Government of Alberta. https://librarytrustees.ab.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/FAQsonPublicLibraryPandemicResponseMar202020.pdf

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2020 ALC – Postponed or cancelled? Take the survey now.

March 18th, 2020 in General

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 […]

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ALC 2020 – Conference update regarding COVID-19

March 14th, 2020 in General

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 […]

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Finding your ALTA Membership Number

February 19th, 2020 in General

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”.

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