Presented by the Ontario Library Association
Friday, April 21, 2017 | Faculty Club, University of Toronto
41 Willcocks Street
Toronto, ON, M5S 1C7
Member Rate $155 / Non-Member Rate $205
Investing in RA: Skill Building Strategies
Build your everyday RA skills with a variety of perspectives on how and why we prioritize Readers’ Advisory. Speakers and special guests will share a range of inspiration: from the basic ‘why’ of reading, to the building blocks of how we train ourselves and other staff, we’ll be encouraged to invest in RA.
Experienced staff from libraries of all sizes sharing their tips for continual training
Booksellers & how they can train anyone to handsell
Author & journalist Ann Walmsley sharing how she came to run a prison book club
Join us for a full day of RA focused training that will keep you learning and sharing your passion for Readers’ Advisory.
OLA Travel Fund
The OLA Board of Directors has
established a modest travel fund to ensure members of the association
have opportunities to participate in OLA programs despite geographical
Please see this link for details (you'll need to scroll down the page a bit).
Sponsors and Exhibitors
If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at the OCULA Spring Conference please download the event prospectus.
Registrations will be reimbursed at
100% until 30 days prior to the event; 50% until 15 days prior and will
not be reimbursed at all within 14 days of the event. Registration can
be transferred to another staff member at any point during the
registration process. Please email your cancellation or transfer
requests to firstname.lastname@example.org .