2019 Library Symposium Session Information – Thursday March 28th

Below is a listing of all the sessions being offered at the 2019 Library Symposium.

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Block A 8:45-10:15

Opening Keynote with Anita Brooks Kirkland (Canadian School Libraries)


Block B Sessions 10:30-11:30

The Perfect Digital Library for Your School – Etienne Breault and Davina Michel (Cantook Station and DeMarque)

The Alphabet Soup of Sexual and Gender Diversity – Mona Greenbaum

Choose Your Own (Battle of the Books) Adventure! – Alissa Rosellini (EMSB) and Amelia Crerar (LBPSB)

FR Book Talk – Chantale Fontaine (Librairie Moderne) K-11


Block C Sessions 11:40-12:25

Open a World of Reading with Sora by OverDrive (repeated in afternoon) – Sydney Kalnay and Tiffany Wincek

Sexuality Education – Mylaine Cardin (LBPSB), Elaine Dalbec (SWLSB), and Jamie Quinn (EMSB)

curio.ca CBC (repeated in afternoon) – Veronica Barton and Michaël Elbaz


Block D Sessions 1:20-2:05

Open a World of Reading with Sora by OverDrive (repeat session) – Sydney Kalnay and Tiffany Wincek

Presentation Skills: Beginner Tips and Expert Hacks – Raphaella Dixon (LBPSB)

curio.ca CBC (repeat session) – Veronica Barton and Michaël Elbaz

Changing Times, Changing Titles: Books for Today’s School Communities – Shannon Babcock and Suzanne Nesbitt (QRC)


Block E 2:10-3:25

Closing Keynote with Jenn Mac Brown (Peel District School Board)