Past Events

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.

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."