Past Events

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 -
14:00 to 15:00

This webinar, facilitated by Scholars Portal, is designed to raise awareness about university and college library OER projects across Ontario, and to share information from colleagues in British Columbia. It will include:

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 13:00

Applications opening: January 9th 2017
Register your interest and receive updates at
eCampusOntario is hosting the first Open Education Ontario summit to build local capacity, to show opportunities for open pedagogy and to showcase local open education projects and practices.

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 07:30
OLA Superconference - ICC Niagara room ON

OCLS will once again be hosting a breakfast during the OLA Super Conference. The breakfast will take place on Friday February 3rd, starting at 7:30 a.m.
Please put this date in your calendar if you are planning to attend the conference. Also, please tell all college library staff who will be attending the conference that they are welcome to attend the breakfast.

Updates on key collaborative projects between HLLR and OCLS will be presented.  We will forward specific details to HLLR members and will request an RSVP at that time.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 11:00 to Friday, May 27, 2016 - 12:15
Humber College
Humber College Blvd.
Toronto ON

"Advancing Learning has been the province’s premiere instructional technology conference since the 1990s. We’ve prided ourselves in fostering an environment where educators (faculty, instructional designers, multimedia and graphic specialists) share their direct classroom and faculty support experiences with other colleagues."

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 08:30
Georgian College Barrie Campus ON L4M 3X9

College University Partnerships: Measuring Success

Co-hosted by the University Partnership Centre at Georgian College and the Centre for the Study of Canadian & International Higher Education at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 08:00 to Friday, May 13, 2016 - 15:30

"Linked Open Data in Libraries, Archives and Museums (LODLAM) is gaining prominence in the cultural heritage community, and especially amongst memory institutions as it promises to profoundly impact the way resources are discovered and accessed."

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 09:00 to Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 17:00

The 4th annual GO Open Data conference will be held on May 6 & 7 in York Region (Seneca College - Markham campus), hosted by ventureLAB, the area’s Regional Innovation Centre providing support for innovative entrepreneurs, many of whom use open data to build businesses based on open data or create disruptive solutions to an existing problem

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 11:00
'OHS Reach Project' 3 Part Webinar
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 11:00

Register here for this webinar for college staff from member colleges of the eBook Consortium Project.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 11:00

This webinar is for college staff from member colleges of the eBook Consortium Project. It will detail how to use the platform and how to teach students to use it. Click here to join.