View a version of this page
Send this to a friend via Email

Library Associations


Canadian Library Association
1150 Morrison Drive
Suite 400
Ottawa, ON K2H 8S9
Tel.: (613) 232-9625
Fax: (613) 563-9895

Canadian Association of Public Libraries

Association for Teacher-Librarianship in Canada (ATLC)
P.O. Box 9,
Pouch Cove, NF AOA 3LO
Tel.: (709) 335-2978

Association of Parliamentary Libraries in Canada / Association des bibliothèques parlementaires au Canada  (APLIC/ABPAC)

Association pour l'avancement des sciences et des techniques de la documentation (ASTED)

The Bibliographical Society of Canada (BSC)

Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS)

Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives / Association des cartothèques et archives cartographiques du Canada (ACMLA/ACACC)

Canadian Association of Law Libraries / Association canadienne des bibliothèques de droit (CALL/ACBD)

Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives, and Documentation Centres /Association canadienne des bibliothèques, archives, et centres de documentation musicaux (CAML/ACBM)

Federal Libraries Coordination Secretariat (FLCS) / Secrétariat pour la coordination des bibliothèques du gouvernement fédéral (SCBGF)

Association des responsables de bibliothèques et centres de documentation universitaires et de recherche d'expression française au Canada (ABCDEF-Canada)

Canadian Association of Research Libraries / Association des bibliothèques de recherche du Canada (CARL/ABRC) University of Ottawa

Canadian Association of Small University Libraries (CASUL)
Nancy Levesque
Library Director
University College of the Cariboo
Box 3010 Kamloops, BC V2C 5N3
Telephone: (250) 828-5313

Canadian Health Libraries Association (CHLA)/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada (ABSC)

Council of Administrators of Large Urban Public Libraries (CALUPL)
Calgary Public Library
616 MacLeod Trail, S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 2M2
Tel.: (403) 260.2613
Fax: (403) 237.5393

Ex Libris Association (ELA)

Indexing Society of Canada (ISC)

Provincial and Territorial Library Directors Council (PTLDC)
c/o Library Services Branch, Ministry of Municipal
Affairs and Housing
P.O. Box 9490,
Victoria, BC V8W 9N7
Tel.: (250) 356.1791
Fax: (250) 953.3225

Friends of Canadian Libraries (FOCAL)

Association for Media and Technology in Education in Canada (AMTEC)

Eastern Canada

Atlantic Provinces Library Association (APLA)

Special Libraries Association. Eastern Canada Chapter

Western Canada

Pacific Northwest Library Association

Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL)

Special Libraries Association. Western Canada Chapter

Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador Library Association (NLLA)

Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers' Association. Learning Resources Council (LRC)

Newfoundland and Labrador Health Libraries Association

Prince Edward Island

P.E.I. Professional Librarians' Association (PEIPLA)
c/o Robertson Library, Reference Department
University of Prince Edward Island,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3

Prince Edward Island Teacher-Librarians' Association (PEITLA)
c/o Federation House
PO Box 6000,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 8B4
Tel.: (902) 569.4157
Fax: (902) 569.3682

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Library Association (NSLA)

Nova Scotia School Library Association (NSSLA)
A special association of the Nova Scotia Teachers' Union
c/o Nova Scotia Teachers Union
3106 Dutch Village Road,
Halifax, NS B3L 4L7
Contact: President
Gene-Marie MacDonald
Tel.: (902) 832.8975
Fax: (902) 832.8981

Halifax Library Association

New Brunswick

Association of Professional Librarians of New Brunswick (APLNB)
P.O. Box 423, Station A,
Fredericton, NB E3B 4Z9

New Brunswick Library Trustees' Association, Inc. / Association des commissaires de bibliothèques du Nouveau-Brunswick inc (NBLTA)
P.O. Box 34
St. Antoine, NB E0A 2X0


Quebec Library Association (QLA)

Corporation of Professional Librarians of Québec (CBPQ)

Association du personnel des services documentaires scolaires du Québec (APSDS)

Association professionnelle des techniciennes et techniciens en documentation du Québec


Ontario Library Association (OLA)

Ontario School Library Association (OSLA)

Ontario Library Boards' Association (OLBA)

Ontario Library and Information Technology Association (OLITA)

Ontario College and University Library Association (OCULA)

Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL)

Association des bibliothécaires francophone de l'Ontario
c/o OLA
100, rue Lombard,
Suite 303,
Toronto, ON M5C 1M3
Tél. : (416) 363.3388
Télec. : (416) 941.9581

Ontario Association of Library Technicians / Association des bibliotechniciens de l'Ontario (OALT/ABO)

Ontario Public Library Association (OPLA)

Toronto Association of Law Libraries (TALL)

Special Libraries Association. Toronto Chapter

Library Association of the National Capital Region


Manitoba Library Association (MLA)

Manitoba School Library Association (MSLA)

Manitoba Library Trustees' Association (MLTA)

Manitoba Association of Library Technicians (MALT)


Saskatchewan Library Association (SLA)

Saskatchewan School Library Association (SSLA)

Saskatchewan Library Trustees' Association (SLTA)
c/o Box 67,Vanguard, SK S0A 3V0
Tel.: (306) 582.2026
Fax: (306) 582.4811

Saskatchewan Association of Library Technicians (SALT)


The Alberta Association of Academic Libraries (AAAL)

Library Association of Alberta (LAA)

Learning Resources Council of The Alberta Teachers' Association (LRC)
Council of the Alberta Teachers' Association
Barnett House
11010 142 Street NW,
Edmonton, AB T5N 2R1
Tel.: 1 (800) 232.7208
Fax: (780) 455.6481

Alberta Library Trustees Association (ALTA)

Alberta Association of Library Technicians (AALT)

Foothills Library Association

Greater Edmonton Library Association

British Columbia

British Columbia Library Association (BCLA)

British Columbia Teacher-Librarians' Association (BCTLA)

British Columbia Library Trustees Association (BCLTA)

Library Technicians' Assistants' Interest Group (British Columbia Library Association)

Health Libraries Association of British Columbia (HLABC)


Yukon Teachers Association
2064 2nd Ave.,
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 1A9
Tel.: (867) 668.6777
Fax: (867) 667.4324


Nunavut Library Association

Major American Library Associations

American Library Association

Special Libraries Association

The American Association of Law Libraries

Medical Library Association

North American Library Associations

Association of Architecture School Librarians

If you have any technical difficulties with please contact the CLA Webmaster at .
© 2011 Canadian Library Association/Association canadienne des bibliothèques