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Unification of Manitoba library associations

Dear MALT members: The Manitoba Libraries Working Group was formed to investigate creating a stronger and more cohesive library organization within the province. Since May 2015, the Working Group has been working on diligently exploring the unification of several Manitoba … Continue reading

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MALT Award Nominations 2015-2016

As the MALT AGM is drawing near, it’s time to start thinking about nominations for the MALT awards. Please find the descriptions for the awards listed below. Library Technician of the Year The intent of this award is to recognize … Continue reading

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AGM – Call for Nominations

MALT has had another exciting year, and in preparation for the year to come MALT is seeking committed and enthusiastic people from a variety of library settings to serve on our executive for the 2016-2017 term. MALT is made up of … Continue reading

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Marketing and Promotion for your Library – PDF Slides by Tabitha Nordby

Today marks the release of the Reimagining the library workshop slides for: Marketing and Promotion for your Library Provided by: Tabitha Nordby, Library Information and Technology Instructor at Red River College. How are you currently reaching your users? What about … Continue reading

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The Makerspace Culture – PDF slides on behalf of WPL

The MALT workshop this year took place at the Gaynor Regional Library in Selkirk Manitoba this year.   The workshop hosted some amazing speakers who have given us their permission to share their Power Point slides with the community. Sadly … Continue reading

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MALT Workshop – Reimagining the library

Join the Manitoba Association of Library Technicians and our two exciting speakers  Friday, 5 February 2016 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the newly built Gaynor Family Regional Library in Selkirk Manitoba. MALT members receive a discounted ticket price for … Continue reading

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WCLR event and SAGE Conference Reminder

Reminder MALT Members! Canadian Stories: Identity, Diversity, Tradition is a single day conference for teachers, librarians, school staff, and anyone interested in Canadian literature. We are very excited to host a number of Canadian authors and other individuals involved in the … Continue reading

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RDA Guidelines

Hello MALT members. We are providing for your reference a link to the Manitoba School Libraries RDA Cataloguing Guidelines. RDA (Resource Description and Access) is a new cataloguing standard that replaced AACR2 (Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, 2nd edition) on March 31, … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals – Manitoba Libraries Conference 2016

The Manitoba Library Association invites you to submit a proposal for the Manitoba Libraries Conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  The MLC Planning Committee truly looks forward to offering delegates a premier conference experience at the Delta Winnipeg May 4-6, 2016. 2016 also marks … Continue reading

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SAGE Conference: Canadian Stories: Identity, Diversity, and Tradition

Canadian Stories: Identity, Diversity, Tradition is a single day conference for teachers, librarians, school staff, and anyone interested in Canadian literature. We are very excited to host a number of Canadian authors and other individuals involved in the literacy field. … Continue reading

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