Items of Interest

LTAIG has some meetings coming up!

On Monday May 10 at 7 pm there will be a meeting at the BCLA office at #150-900 Howe St., at the corner of Smythe. Please RSVP to If you live outside Vancouver, we will also have teleconferencing available.

Fraser Valley Chapter has their meeting on Wednesday, May 12, at 6:00 pm, at the Abbotsford Campus of the University of the Fraser Valley. Please RSVP to Julie Bell

For all you Langara Grads: the Langara Library & Information Technology Program Homecoming Party 2010 is next week!

Thursday, May 13, 2010, 6 pm – 9 pm, Student Lounge in Langara Library building, 100 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver BC
“Enjoy a social evening, along with the opportunity to meet old friends and make new friends. There will be light refreshments. We are also hosting a fun and exciting silent auction to raise funds for Library & Information Technology Program Scholarships and Bursaries. We sincerely appreciate your participation. Please send your RSVP to If you are not able to join us in person, please join us online at”

This week is choose Privacy Week!

The website is very nice with word searches, a video and lots of resources!

Related, the Vancouver Sun on Saturday had two articles on Facebook:

Facebook, privacy advocates square off over what’s public and what’s protected


“Facebook spreads its influence”

Both discussing in great detail faceboook and recent changes to privacy settings and a bit of a look forward to the future of the web. I would recommend reading both.

Until next time LTAIGers!


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