New Video: “How We Do The Things We Do with Pam Harland”

By |2017-09-18T12:45:51-04:00September 18th, 2017|Blog Posts, Conferences, Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences, QSLiN Updates, Videos|

Back at the QSLiN Library Symposium in March 2017, we had Pam Harland (https://twitter.com/pamlibrarian &  http://www.pamlibrarian.com/) as our keynote speaker. She gave a great inspiring presentation entitled "Keep it Simple". With so many great ideas, it was decided to make her presentation into a few short videos that will allow us all to remember what

Règles budgétaires pour l’année scolaire 2017-2018: now available

By |2017-06-01T11:08:27-04:00June 1st, 2017|Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates, Quebec Ministry of Education|

The "Règles budgétaires pour l’année scolaire 2017-2018" are now available on the MEES website. To make things more convenient for you, here is the direct link to the PDF. http://www.education.gouv.qc.ca/fileadmin/site_web/documents/PSG/ress_financieres/rb/RB_Fonctionnement_Commissions-scolaires_17-18.pdf As a reminder, the mesures that directly affect school libraries are: REGROUPEMENT DE MESURES 15100 — SOUTIEN A LA BIBLIOTHEQUE SCOLAIRE Des bibliothécaires embauchés au

QSLiN Library Hangout; Principal Hayter: From Library to Learning Commons at Beechwood Elementary School

By |2017-05-18T08:58:34-04:00May 16th, 2017|Blog Posts, Library Hangouts, QSLiN Updates, Videos|

In April 2017, we visited Beechwood Elementary (Lester B. Pearson School Board) and met with Principal Nicholas Hayter and Library Technician Deborah Harrington. In this first video, Principal Hayter describes how he saw opportunities to reshape the school's library from a traditional school library into a Learning Commons. Visiting the school part way through the

Resources from the 2017 Library Symposium Sessions

By |2017-06-01T11:40:40-04:00April 10th, 2017|Blog Posts, Conferences, Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences, QSLiN Updates|

Hello, This year's Library Symposium had many great presentations and lots of wonderful ideas. Many of the presenters have shared their presentations and other resources with us. You can find links to all of that material below. As more material is submitted, this page will be up dated for you. Pam Harland The slides from

Monday Molly Musings: Facing Challenges in Montreal

By |2017-04-03T22:53:23-04:00April 3rd, 2017|Blog Posts, Conferences, QSLiN Updates|

Diana Maliszewski has been blogging at "Monday Molly Musings" consistently for over eight years about her experiences in life and the world of school libraries. Her most recent blog post, "Facing Challenges in Montreal" is all about her trip to Montreal last week and in particular about her experience at the 2017 QSLiN Library Symposium. Here

Want to do a poster session at the 2017 QSLiN Library Symposium?

By |2017-02-23T12:24:06-05:00February 23rd, 2017|Blog Posts, Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences, QSLiN Updates|

Hello, 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 activity, new ideas on

2017 Library Symposium Registration is Now Open

By |2017-02-16T13:32:43-05:00February 16th, 2017|Blog Posts, Conferences, Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences, QSLiN Updates|

Hello everyone, I am pleased to inform you that registration for the 2017 Library Symposium is now open.   You can find more information and the link to the registration form at the following address: https://qslin.org/symposiums/2017-library-symposium/   The symposium is open to school library personnel and all of their educational partners, (like Educational Consultants, Principals,

Resources from the 2016 Library Symposium Sessions

By |2017-11-13T12:24:01-05:00April 19th, 2016|Blog Posts, Conferences, Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences, QSLiN Updates|

Hello, Are you looking for the presentations or list of resources from the various sessions at the 2016 Library Symposium? Well, here is the full list of links to help you out! Gwyneth Jones    The links for all three of the presentations by Gwyneth Jones's can be found on her site. http://thedaringlibrarianpresents.wikispaces.com/QSLiN_Montreal LEARN Makerspaces:

The School Library Symposium – Resources, Notes, and Tweets

By |2016-10-19T19:04:49-04:00April 18th, 2016|Blog Posts, Conferences, Digital Badges, Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences, QSLiN Updates, School Libraries|

Every year, the Quebec School Librarian's Network organizes a school library symposium for the anglophone educational community.This year, the theme was School Libraries: Empowering Ourselves, Empowering Others.Last week, excitement was in the air as rock star librarian, Gwyneth Jones, The Daring Librarian opened the symposium as the keynote speaker. Her three sessions - Choose to be a

Professional Development Corner for March

By |2017-11-13T12:31:02-05:00March 14th, 2016|Blog Posts, Professional Development, Webinars and Conferences, QSLiN Updates, School Libraries|

Online Event Library 2.016 : Privacy in the Digital Age, March 16, 3:00-6:00 Eastern In this focused conversation, we will address the roles and responsibilities of libraries regarding the protections of intellectual freedom, privacy, free speech, information access, and freedom of the press. Are these still core values of the library profession, and if so, how are

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