British Columbia Library Association

Welcome to the BC Academic Librarians Section (ALS)!

ALS is a section of the British Columbia Library Association.

Its purpose is to promote the exchange of ideas among academic librarian staff and to provide a network of professional expertise resulting in excellent service in the post-secondary libraries of British Columbia, using the latest methods, systems, and technologies.

Your ALS executive for 2016 / 2017 is:

Adam Farrell (Chair)

Ali de Haan (Chair Elect)

Elyse Neufeld & Jenna Thomson (Secretary)

Kevin Stranack (Continuing Education Director – 2nd year)

Ali Moore (Continuing Education Director – 1st year)

Ryan Kyle (Continuing Education Director – 1st year)

Simon Robins (UBC iSchool student representative)


The ALS Yodeler is where you can find news and events happening in BC Academic Libraries and report on a topic of interest.