2018 Membership Renewals

It’s that time of year again, to renew your OVHLA memberships! Membership in the OVHLA provides you with an opportunity to attend local CE events and social activities and stay connected with your local professional community. Last year’s activities included a mini symposium to share projects, our AGM and social, and clinical rounds at CHEO with … [Read more…]

2017 President’s Award: Cait Ford

Congratulations to Cait Ford for being nominated by her peers for the OVHLA President’s Award. Cait served for three years on the OVHLA executive as the CE Coordinator and worked to establish the successful OVHLA mini-symposium event, now held annually. She is an enthusiastic and visionary leader, and was a key player in bringing CHLA … [Read more…]

2017 AGM Minutes Now Available

The Ottawa Valley Health Libraries Association’s Annual General Meeting was held October 5, 2017. The minutes are now available on our meetings page.

OVHLA AGM – 2017

Mark your calendars! The Ottawa Valley Health Libraries Association will hold its AGM at Joule HQ (1031 Bank Street, Ottawa, ON Canada K1S 3W7) on Thursday October 5th, 2017 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm with a social event to follow.  The agenda will be posted on our website and sent out via the listserv shortly before … [Read more…]

2016 – 2017 OVHLA Executive

Hello everyone! We have been slow to share some good news!  The OVHLA held its annual general meeting in October this year and we welcomed two new people to the Executive.  We are very excited to welcome Aleksandra Grobelna from CADTH as our Treasurer and Sandra McKeown from Queen’s University Library as our Secretary.  A … [Read more…]

AGM Update!!

To members who planned to call into the meeting, please use the following call-in number: Number is 1-866-991-8797 Participant PIN code is 1862769# Skype will not be available due to technology restrictions. Thank you!!

OVHLA Annual General Meeting 2016

Mark your calendars! The Ottawa Valley Health Libraries Association will hold its AGM at CADTH House (865 Carling Ave., Suite 600 Ottawa, ON Canada K1S 5S8) on Tuesday October 4th, 2016.  The agenda will be posted on our website and sent out via the listserv shortly before our meeting. For those members who cannot attend … [Read more…]

OVHLA response to cuts to Stormont, Dundas, and Glengarry Library System

OVHLA has sent the following letter to the Deputy Mayor of North Stormont, and Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry County Library Board Chair  Bill McGimpsey in response to the proposed cuts to the Stormont, Dundas, and Glengarry (SD&G) Library System.  A big thank you to Jeff Mason and Cait Ford for working on this. ***************************************************************************** Re: Cuts … [Read more…]

Update your contacts! New listserv address!

Please note that the listserv address has changed.  If you wish to send an email out to the OVHLA listserv, please use the following email address:  ovhla-list@chlaabsc.koumbit.org.  The “Discussion List” page has been updated with this information.