APLA is now accepting nominations (including self-nominations) for the following executive positions:

1. VP / President Elect (3 year term as President Elect, President, and Past President)

2. VP Nova Scotia (2 year term)

3. VP Prince Edward Island (2 year term)

Details on the duties of these positions can be found in the APLA Procedures manual, available at http://apla.ca/?q=documents


APLA is a growing and energetic association with a membership of nearly 400. The executive manages a scholarship and several other important awards, and works as an important advocacy voice for libraries in Atlantic Canada. APLA is an important member of The Partnership of provincial and territorial library associations of Canada, helping to administer such programs as the Education Institute, The Continuing Education Certificate Program, Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, and the national job board. APLA also hosts the largest library conference in Atlantic Canada (http://www.apla2014moncton.ca/).


Engagement on the executive board of APLA is a very rewarding experience both socially and professionally. Please consider helping to contribute to the administration of your association. Forward all nominations, including a CV and brief statement of interest to:


Lou Duggan

APLA Past President / Nominations and Elections Committee Chair

Patrick Power Library, Saint Mary's University
923 Robie Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3902-420-5174

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