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Get your best value out of the 2002 Canadian Library Association Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia (June 19-22, 2002) by registering before the April 1st EARLY BIRD DEADLINE!    With the holiday Monday, early bird registrations will also be accepted on April 2nd.

April 1, 2002 is also the deadline for registering for any of the exciting preconference sessions being offered on Wednesday, June 19, 2002.  Organizers have put together a collection of exciting and informative sessions for this year's conference. These offer delegates an opportunity to participate in more indepth sessions than can be offered in the regular conference program. This year's preconferences include: a Serial Holdings Workshop; a session on Project Management; Digital Libraries: The Global View; the Future of Collections Work in Canadian Libraries; Intergrating New Formats Throughout the Library; and First Steps in Learning.  Full details on each of these offerings can be found at

Need a registration form?  Please visit and print off your copy.

The Canadian Library Association's Annual Conference is the centrepiece of CLA's activities, award presentations and professional development program. It is also the setting for the annual business meetings of the Association and its divisions, including the Annual General Meeting. The conference provides for a variety of session formats to present and discuss ideas, issues and techniques for the purpose of advancing libraries and the knowledge and skills of library and information professionals. Check out full conference details including social events and tours, travel and accomodations on the CLA 2002 website at

If you require more information, please contact:

Brenda Shields
Member Services Associate
Canadian Library Association
328 Frank Street
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0X8
Telephone: (613) 232-9625, ext. 318
Fax: (613) 563-9895
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Canadian Library Association
328 Frank Street
Ottawa, Ontario
(613) 232-9625; Fax: (613) 563-9895