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June 30, 2020

In response to recent world events, the COPPUL Indigenous Knowledge Standing Committee and Deborah Lee, IK Coordinator, are pleased to host the following webinar on July 08 at 10 am PDT; 11 am MDT; noon CDT; and 1:00 pm EDT

June 25, 2020

The Rosemont Shared Print Alliance and the Partnership for Shared Book Collections  released a new, two-minute video highlighting the i

April 29, 2020

April 29, 2020 – The Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) and the Council of Atlantic University Libraries / Conseil des bibliothèques universitaires de l’Atlantique (CAUL-CBUA) announced today the signing of a

April 28, 2020

COPPUL is pleased to announce that Phase 4 of COPPUL SPAN is now officially complete.  Launched in early August 2016  the final total of retained titles at COPPUL institutions includes 3,754 monographs and 2,841 serials representing

April 15, 2020

COPPUL is pleased to announce the appointment of Deborah Lee to the position of Indigenous Knowledge Coordinator. Deborah will be joining COPPUL on a secondment from the University of Saskatchewan, 2 days per week for a 3-year term, effective June 01, 2020.

April 9, 2020

COPPUL has joined organizations around the globe urging the Dr Francis Gurrry, Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to use his position as the leader of the global intellectual property system to take urgent action to guide Member States and

February 18, 2020

Registration for COPPUL’s third annual meetup and Scholarly Communications SkillShare event (formerly “Training Day”) Wednesday, April 29 – Thursday, April 30 at Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC has been postponed until further notice.

February 18, 2020

The Shelagh Neary Mikulak Memorial Scholarship for Leadership and Innovation in Library Sciences is offering two scholarship opportunities for Canadian post-secondary students pursuing a degree in the library sciences field.

Students must be:

December 19, 2019

Reminder that the COPPUL Indigenous Knowledge Coordinator position will be closing on January 10, 2020! 

This is a one-year 0.5 FTE position and may be filled as a contract, intern or secondment opportunity.

December 19, 2019

COPPUL is pleased to welcome Emily Carr University of Art + Design into COPPUL's WestVault repository.

December 13, 2019

COPPUL is pleased to welcome Rebecca Dickson as our new Digital Preservation Coordinator.

August 2, 2019

COPPUL is seeking an Indigenous Knowledge Coordinator. This is a one-year 0.5 FTE position and may be filled as a contract, intern or secondment opportunity.

August 2, 2019

The COPPUL Digital Stewardship Network (CDSN) Steering Committee is very pleased to announce its new members for 2019:

July 31, 2019

The COPPUL Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Ms. Vivian Stieda will be COPPUL’s next Executive Director. As of August 5, 2019, Ms.

June 24, 2019

VANCOUVER June 24, 2018 - COPPUL is pleased to announce that Archivematica-as-a-Service is now being offered to members of the Council of Atlantic University Libraries - Conseil des bibliothèques universitaires de l’Atlantique (CAUL-CBUA).

June 6, 2019

Please join us for the next COPPUL Digital Stewardship Network webinar!

When: Thursday, June 13th at 12 pm PDT / 2 pm CDT

How to connect:

June 6, 2019

The COPPUL Digital Stewardship Network (CDSN) delivers tools and services to help members build digital preservation capacity and undertake effective digital preservation activities, and it helps connect those activities with regional, national

June 4, 2019

Videos and presentations from the March 2019 "Sorting Libraries Out" symposium are now available on the conference website. Photos and summaries of group discussions will be added in the coming weeks. 

May 29, 2019

At their Fall 2018 meeting in Regina, COPPUL Directors opted to refresh our strategic directions, affirming that the main areas of focus identified for 2016-18 (collections, digital preservation, Indigenous knowledge) continue to align with the vision for the 2019-21 period.

May 24, 2019

The Canadian Web Archiving Coalition (CWAC) is sponsoring the following webinar, which will explore the First Nations principles of OCAP® (“a set of standards that establish how First Nations data should be collec