Ontario School Library Impact Project (OSLIP)


The purpose of the School Library Impact Research Task Force is to conduct a research study that investigates the impact of school libraries on the development of key information literacy skills in students entering post-secondary education.

Core Committee Members

Co-chair: Mary Cavanagh (University of Ottawa)
Co-chair: Marc d'Avernas (Waterloo Region District School Board)
Dianne Oberg (University of Alberta)
Heather Buchansky (University of Toronto)
Kate Johnson-McGregor (Grand Erie District School Board)


Ex-Officio Member

Sarah Roberts (Ontario Library Association)

Advisory Committee

An Advisory Committee, chaired by Courtney Lundrigan (University of Toronto)  provides ongoing feedback and guidance on all stages of research. This group represents diverse stakeholder groups, including school libraries, academic libraries (colleges and universities), regional distribution, small v. large communities.

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