Category Archives: Events

Call for Nominations: HLABC Executive

HLABC is your organization. Volunteers like you are what keep it going. Are you interested in networking opportunities? Keen to spend more time with others in the health library community? Looking for a fun and easy way to build your CV? Then involvement on the HLABC executive is for you! Nominations are now being sought for the following… Read more »

HLABC Social Gathering – Wednesday, December 7th 5-7pm

Please join us on Wedneday December 7th from 5-7pm at Steamworks Brewing Company, downtown Vancouver, for a chance to connect with HLABC members and others interested in health library services. Register here to help us know how many people will attend: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/hlabc-vancouver-gathering-tickets-29705770760  When: Wednesday December 7th 2016 from 5-7pm Where: Steamworks Brewing Company at 601… Read more »

Winter HLABC Meeting and CE

HLABC is happy to announce that award-winning journalist Chad Skelton will be joining us to discus best practices in data visualization. This presentation will cover best practices of data visualization, how to find datasets through open-data portals, and an introduction to how you can incorporate some of the most popular data visualization tools in your daily work (including Tableau Public, Datawrapper,… Read more »

CHLA/ABSC 2015: Call for Conference Volunteers

Volunteer to help us host Canada’s national health library conference in Vancouver this year! Welcome your peers from across the country, reunite with far-flung colleagues, and exchange ideas with new friends. Whatever your interests, we have glamourous library-conference volunteering opportunities at Canadian Health Libraries Association/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada 2015. Help us… Read more »

CHLA/ABSC Conference: Riding the Wave of Change

Date: Friday, June 19, 2015 (All day) – Monday, June 22, 2015 (All day) Location: Sheraton Wall Centre Contact: CHLA/ABSC Conference Committee Contact Email:  2015.CE@chla-absc.ca Join us in Vancouver for innovative programs, educational opportunities, and networking events. Hang ten with Canadian and international librarians discussing new initiatives, cool tools, and personal bests. Opening Keynote speaker: Julie… Read more »

BCLA Meet and Eat – April 2, 2014

Date: Wed, 2014/04/02 – 5:30pm – 9:00pm Address: Elephant & Castle Pub | 385 Burrard Street City: Vancouver Email: hlabc.exec@gmail.com Come join us at the Elephant and Castle Pub on Wednesday evening, April 2 following the BCLA Conference. The pub is walking distance of the conference hotel. Come & mingle with your colleagues whether you… Read more »

HLABC and SLAIS CHLA-SIG Speed Dating Brunch

Date: Saturday, February 2, 2013 – 11:00am – 1:00pm Location: Dodson Room, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, UBC Contact: Tricia Yu Phew! What a long title with lots of acronyms!! Must be a library event! What is it? The HLABC annual Winter Brunch this year will be a mentoring event held in conjunction with the… Read more »