Public libraries and library leaders, including myself, are committed to creating welcoming, supportive and inclusive spaces for all community members. We can support LGTBQ2S+ community members and advocate for equity, diversity and inclusion, while also championing intellectual freedom and freedom of expression. As a public library we have an obligation to protect freedom of expression…
2019 Capital City Press Featured Writer, Katherine Koller, writes for stage, screen and page. Here she shares stories and tips from her mom-daughter book clubs.
It's never too early to start reading to your kids. Some of the books on this list are my faves. some are my sons’. They're all best enjoyed together.
The Canadian Federal Election is on Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. This blog will help you learn more about what is important to you this election before the big vote.
Your ability to access eBooks is in jeopardy. Sign petition and demand Macmillan to provide library customers access to the new eBooks you want when you want.
This year, READ IN Week turns 30 years old, so we're encouraging families to join the fun. Not sure how to participate? Here are 15 ideas to get you started.
On Thursday, Sept. 26 library lovers headed to the Edmonton EXPO Centre to help us Finish the Fun and support the revitalization of the Stanley A. Milner Library for our annual EPL Gala. Thanks to the generosity of sponsors, auction contributors, donors and guests, we raised over $267,000, bringing us closer than ever to our…
If you’re just getting started with Terry Pratchett's delightful Discworld series or aren’t sure yet if you want to take the plunge, we’re here to be your guide.
We’ve highlighted titles that customers have challenged in the past few years at EPL, why they challenged them and which ones we kept in our collection.