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the Annual BCTLA Provincial Conference...


The BCTLA annually organizes a provincial conference. Find out more information here! Below are links to past conferences and presentations, and a variety of other professional development opportunities that may be of interest to you.


October 19, 2018






BCTLA conference website:


Many conference presenters have generously made their presentation materials available.


Past and Future Conferences...

  • BCTLA Conference Archives Wiki
  • A Directory of BCTLA Conferences:

  • 2018 TBA  
    2017 Vancouver PSA Superconfernce
    2016 Burnaby Heroic Efforts
    2015 Surrey Charting New Paths
    2014 Vancouver Celebrating Our 75th Anniversary
    2013 Maple Ridge Whet N' Wild In Rainy Haney
    2012 Coquitlam We're IN!: Inquire, Inspire, Innovate
    2011 Burnaby Reaching Out
    2010 Central Okanagan KelownaFresh
    2009 Richmond Champions of Literacy
    2008 Victoria Mission: Literacy - Teacher-Librarians & Teachers as “Not-So-Secret” Agents of Change
    2007 Surrey Cultivate the "I" in Library
    2006 Saanich Explore Our Island Treasures
    2005 Kelowna Bridging: Linking Libraries Learning and Life (Cancelled)
    2004 Vancouver Celebrating School Libraries
    2003 Prince George Renaissance
    2002 Chilliwack Legends by the Lake
    2001 Victoria A Literacy Odyssey
    2000 Coquitlam Teaching & Technology
    1999 Vernon Janus: Looking Forward...Back
    1998 Richmond The Text and Beyond (SS/BCTLA)
    1997 Kamloops Opening Doors to the World
    1996 Saanich Shaping Reality: Media Education
    1995 Prince George Roots & Wings
    1994 Burnaby Catalyst (Science/BCTLA)
    1993 Kelowna Libraries of Tomorrow
    1991 Whistler Bridging the Millennium (ATLC/BCTLA)
    1991 Vernon Story
    1990 Port Alberni Literacy 90
    1989 Richmond/Delta Pacific Rim
    1988 Hope, Agassiz, Chilliwack,
    Surrey, Langley,
    (Harrison Hot Springs)
    1987 Vancouver Merchants of Light (CLA/BCTLA)
    1986 Prince George Branching Out



Other Opportunities...

BCTLA offers other professional development opportunities:

  • Webinar Series
  • Summer Institute
  • Teacher-Librarian Inquiry
  • Speakers and Presenters

For more information, visit BCTLA Professional Development >



  • Coordinator, Conference Committee:
    • TBA