Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences

2021 QSLiN Library Symposium Session Resources

Below are a listing of the recordings, presenter materials and links from the sessions at the 2021 QSLiN Library Symposium. Opening Keynote: #30sec to spot fake news by Hugo Rodrigues Session video recording Link: To the Science Mag writeup on the MIT study Link: To the Valerie Plante / laicite [...]

2021 QSLiN Library Symposium registration is now open! “Nurturing Thinking Readers”

2021 QSLiN Library Symposium registration is now open! All school library personnel in the English Sector of Quebec are invited to the 2021 QSLiN Library Symposium. This annual symposium provides them with an opportunity to receive professional development designed specifically for their domain. Educational partners - including educational consultants, school [...]

QSLiN Library Symposium 2021 – February 24

Hello everyone, Once again, the Library Symposium is offering a professional development opportunity for school library personnel in the English Sector of Quebec (both the public and private sectors). In addition to school library personnel, many of their educational partners (consultants, school and board-level administrators, etc) are also invited to [...]

QSLiN Library Symposium 2020 – POSTPONED

On behalf of the entire QSLiN DEEN Sub-committee, I am officially informing you that the symposium has been POSTPONED. In a few weeks, we will see how things are going and then try to find a date that works. Please see the attached PDF written by Deborah Foltin, the DES [...]

2020 QSLiN Library Symposium registration is now open! “Creating Thinking Readers”

This year, for the twelfth year in a row, the QSLiN Library Symposium is offering a professional development opportunity for school library personnel in the English Sector of Quebec (both the public and private sectors). In addition to school library personnel, our educational partners (including educational consultants, school and board-level [...]

Resources from the 2019 Library Symposium Sessions

Hello everyone, Here is the list of resources from the sessions at the 2019 Library Symposium. The Strategic Librarian: Action Advocacy for the School Library Learning Commons - Anita Brooks Kirkland The Alphabet Soup of Sexual and Gender Diversity - Mona Greenbaum Choose Your Own (Battle of the Books) Adventure! [...]

Resources from the “Sexuality Education in Quebec’s Schools” at the 2019 Library Symposium

Hello, Below you will find the link to a Google Drive that we put together for the school library personnel that took part in the session "Sexuality Education in Quebec’s Schools: Possible Roles for Librarians" at the 2019 QSLiN Library Symposium. The Google folder contains:  MEES sexuality education curriculum folder [...]

2019 QSLiN Library Symposium registration is now open!

Registration for the 2019 QSLiN Library Symposium is now open. This year’s theme is “Embracing Change”. Date: Thursday March 28, 2019 Location: Holiday Inn Pointe-Claire, 6700 Trans Canada, Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 1C2 This event is free to attend for all school library personnel in the English sector of Quebec (both [...]

Want to do a poster session at the 2019 QSLiN Library Symposium?

Every year at the Library Symposium, we like to give local Quebec library personnel the opportunity to see some of the great things that are taking place in our school libraries through poster sessions. Sometimes this could be examples of different types of programming taking place, maybe a great club [...]

2019 QSLiN Library Symposium – Registration opening soon!

Hello, "When is this year's QSLiN Library Symposium?" you may have been asking yourself. Well, wonder no longer! We are happy to announce that the 11th Annual QSLiN Library Symposium is taking place on Thursday March 28th. The location will be the same as the previous few years; the Pointe-Claire [...]