Past Events

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, June 15, 2018 - 17:00
The Collaboratory, Scott Library, York University

"You are invited to this summit and workshop hosted by York University Libraries and Ryerson University Libraries that will bring together community members, scholars, and cultural heritage workers for two days of presentations, discussion, and workshops to commit to active steps toward decolonizing the description of cultural heritage materials.

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 09:00 to Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 17:00
Colleges Ontario - Innovation Room
20 Bay St. Suite 1600 (16th floor)
Toronto M5J 2N8

Building on the first Library Leaders summit organized by the Heads, Libraries and Learning Resources (HLLR) and OCLS on March 7-8, 2016, a second summit will be held on June 4-5, 2018 to work together on creating a Collaborative Initiative Framework.

Thursday, May 31, 2018 -
08:30 to 16:00
Sheridan College, Hazel McCallion Campus, Mississauga, A-Wing

"This Year’s Theme is Open! Open is a word with many definitions – at last count, over 20 on It is a noun (an open space or opportunity), a verb (to give or open an access point), and an adjective (to have an opening, like a doorway or a gate).

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 09:30 to Friday, May 11, 2018 - 17:00
OCAD University
122 St. Patrick Street, Level 1 (also accessible from 113 McCaul Street)
Toronto ON M5T 2X8

The 2018 Code4Lib North meeting will be held at the OCADU Library Learning Zone. For more information, including registration and Talk Sign Up, please visit

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 09:00
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) Library Toronto ON

This year’s theme of diversity, equity and inclusion in our collections, services, spaces, and staffing.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values in librarianship… in theory, at least. But what are libraries doing, or what could libraries be doing, to better support these goals?

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 -
13:00 to 14:00

From the vendor:

"The goal of our presentation is to reconnect and engage with you to share our progress and plans and to answer any questions:

  • Company Updates
  • Lexis Advance Quicklaw- Latest Release
  • Lexis Advance Quicklaw 2018- Roadmap
  • Search in Lexis Advance Quicklaw

If you have any specific questions at this time, please email them to in advance; we will endeavor to address them during the presentation."

To register, please visit the Lexis Advance Quicklaw event page.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 09:00
Toronto Reference Library ON

"Welcome to the eLearning in Libraries Symposium where we bring together library folks from different sectors who are interested in online learning in libraries." For more information, please open the full event page.

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 09:00 to Friday, September 29, 2017 - 17:00
Telus Digital
25 York Street
Toronto, Ontario ON M5J 2V5

""We are pleased to announce #a11yTO Conf; our inaugural #a11yTO conference!" Open the full event page for more information.

Thursday, June 8, 2017 -
09:30 to 16:30
Centennial College - Progress Campus Toronto ON

With the generous support of eCampus Ontario, HLLR, and the Ontario Colleges Library Services (OCLS), Heads of Libraries and Learning Resources (HLLR) is pleased to offer an opportunity to spend a day dedicated to Open Learning. With thanks to Ryerson and eCampus Ontario for getting things rolling with the March 30th event, we look forward to continuing the OER conversations with great colleagues from College and University Libraries.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 08:00
Chestnut Residence and Conference Centre
89 Chestnut St.
Toronto ON

Orion Think Logo

Orion is holding their 5th Think Conference on May 24 this year. Read more about it on the conference website.