Int’l Calendar

Apr
17
Sat
2021
Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) 2021 @ Inter-University Centre
Apr 17 – Apr 21 all-day

“Reshaping Identity in the Digital Age: People, Libraries, Data, Technology & Ethics.” LIDA is an international biennial conference that brings together researchers, educators, students, practitioners, and developers from all over the world in a forum for personal exchanges, discussions, and learning.

Apr
19
Mon
2021
ICOLC (International Coalition of Library Consortia)
Apr 19 – Apr 21 all-day

Virtual meeting.

May
6
Thu
2021
AALL Innovation Bootcamp
May 6 – May 7 all-day

Virtual event.

The AALL Innovation Bootcamp is designed specifically for legal information professionals to engage in new ways of thinking to solve problems and learn real-world examples of how to assess, design, and execute solutions. You’ll also learn how to cultivate partnerships, add value using proven processes to build support for your ideas, and foster a culture of innovation. Keynote speaker is Michele DeStefano.

May
11
Tue
2021
LOEX 2021
May 11 – May 14 all-day

Virtual conference.

“Information Literacy in a Time of Transformation.” Programs include Incorporating Global Perspectives through Instructional Design: Transforming One-shot Information Literacy Instruction and Instructors; Writing and Research are Inseparable: Helping Instructors Integrate Research and Writing Instruction in Writing Across the Curriculum Course Planning; and (Virtual) Argument Architect: Building Research Skills Through Gamified Learning, In-Person and Online.

May
26
Wed
2021
CALL/ACBD 2021 Virtual Conference (Canadian Association of Law Libraries/Association Canadienne des Bibliothèques de Droit)
May 26 – Jun 4 all-day

Virtual conference.

“Legal Information: Outside the Box.” The conference will address how legal information professionals go beyond, capitalizing on our expertise to innovate, rebuild, and address unprecedented challenges.

May
29
Sat
2021
Next Library 2021
May 29 – Jun 3 all-day

Includes the one-day Next Library Online on June as a digital experience.

May
31
Mon
2021
Open Repositories 2021
May 31 – Jun 3 all-day

Virtual conference.

The annual OR Conference continues its objective to bring practitioners working at the interface of technology and scholarship together. Participants at OR come from higher education, government, libraries, archives and museums to share their experiences and knowledge about repository infrastructure, tools, services, and policies.

Jun
4
Fri
2021
2021 Teaching Professor Conference
Jun 4 – Jun 6 all-day

All conference registrations include access to the on-demand Virtual Conference.

A conference for educators who are impassioned about the art and science of teaching. Topical areas include student engagement, teaching specific student populations, and instructional vitality.

Jun
7
Mon
2021
Association of Christian Librarians Annual Conference
Jun 7 – Jun 10 all-day

Virtual conference. Hosted by Cedarville University.

Today’s Library: Putting the Pieces Together. Programs include Setting Some Limits: Transitioning from the ACRL Info Lit Standards to the New Framework; Virtual Reference: Piecing Together Reference Expertise & Virtual Modalities; and a keynote address Libraries as the Intersection of Theology and Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.

BIALL 51st Annual Conference
Jun 7 – Jun 11 all-day

Virtual Conference.

Keynote speaker is Joshua Rozenberg QC (hon).