Student Library Technician to CLA Internship

CLA is pleased to present the Student Library Technician to CLA Internship. This program will allow one library technician student to attend the CLA/APLA/NLLA National Conference in St. John’s, NL, May 23-26, 2007.

The internship will include full conference registration, travel, shared accommodation, tickets to some social events, food allowance, and an unparalleled opportunity to network and meet a wide range of information professionals. The intern will participate in events and volunteer at the CLA conference.


Applicants for this program must:

  • Submit a short essay (maximum 250 words) on how they believe attending the CLA conference will benefit their career.
  • Be a CLA member at the time of applying (membership forms can be found on the CLA web site or through the CLA office.
  • Be currently enrolled in a Library Technician program in Canada leading to a diploma or certificate. Students who complete their studies in April are also eligible to apply.
  • Submit either a letter from their program or a copy of a current student card that demonstrates their student status.
  • Be enthusiastic about the information profession and be willing to participate in all aspects of the conference and become active in CLA.

March 16, 2007


Letters of application should be addressed to:

Selection Committee – c/o Sylvie Deliencourt
Student Library Technician to CLA Internship Program
Canadian Library Association
328 Frank Street
Ottawa, ON K2P 0X8
Fax: (613) 563-9895

Please include your full name, address, telephone and email information, and indicate the name of your program/school and expected year of graduation.


Questions can be addressed to Sylvie Deliencourt at (613) 232-9625, ext. 302

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