my picks for Word on the Street

Last night I read the program for Word on the Street (WOTS), which is happening Sunday, September 28th from 11-5pm at Library Square in Vancouver.  Here are some of my picks for this year. 11am-5pm IFC/IPC table in the Village The Intellectual Freedom and Information Policy Committees are doing a table again this year.  We’ll…

The Information Policy Blog

Check out the BCLA’s Information Policy Committee blog, where I’ll be posting occasionally on IF issues that are also information policy issues.  I’ve also signed up to post about trade agreements, like TILMA and SPP.

BCLA Committee Pub Night

Date: Thursday, November 15, 2007 Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm Location: The Morrissey, 1227 Granville Street Whether you are a BCLA member or not, come out and mingle with folks from the various BCLA committees, including the Intellectual Freedom Committee. Library tech and school students are welcome. So are public, academic and special librarians. Info specialists,…

folks from word on the street

Heather noticed that perhaps because of the rain there were less people, but the people who did come by our booth wanted to talk a little more. Here are some of them. First, there was Robert Chaplin. I bought two copies of his independently published book Ten Counting Cat. I love picture books that look…

Word on the Street

Yesterday 11 members of the Intellectual Freedom and Information Policy Committees braved the cold, wet, windy weather to entertain and educate at the Word on the Street literacy and book festival. Everyone had their own unique way of drawing people in.  Sylvia was like a carnival barker, or the guy who demonstrates super absorbent towels…

word on the street

Look for our booth (with the Information Policy Committee) at Word on the Street. Spin the wheel, answer an information policy or intellectual freedom question and get some candy. Get there early to buy a treasure hunt book bag for $18 at the information tent. We are one of the booths that is giving away…