School of Library and Information Studies

Speaker's Corner Recordings

Speaker's Corner "Twenty Up: Oh, The Places the SLIS Class of 1998 Have Been and What They Can Tell You!"

Sean Barr, Mike Brundin, Anne Carr-Wiggin, Debbie Feisst, Joanne Rodger
November 07, 2018


Speaker's Corner "EPL in my own words: a new CEO's Perspective"

Pilar Martinez, Chief Executive Officer, Edmonton Public Library
February 15, 2017


Speaker's Corner "Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews, OH MY!: Tips and Strategies for MLIS Students"

Louise Reimer, Director, Branch Services, Edmonton Public Library
March 30, 2016


Speaker's Corner "The School to Work Transition"

Alex Carruthers, Erik Christiansen, Lauren MacLean, Kyle Marshall, Lindsey Whitson
March 23, 2016

Five recent graduates of the MLIS program discussing their experiences in the job market, surprises, and detours as they transitioned from MLIS students to working professionals.

Speaker's Corner "The Portable MLIS: Broadening Horizons"

Stephanie Benger, Abby Burbank, Carly Koshman, Tawnia Daughton, Amanda Wakaruk  
October 28, 2015

Learn about alternative careers in LIS

SLIS Public Talk  "School Library Grievance: Teacher Autonomy vs Administrative Collection Policies"  

Gail Chaddock-Costello, President, Langley Teacher's Association
Richard Beaudry, Vice-President, Langley Teacher's Association
February 26, 2015

This grievance will be of interest to anyone considering the process of fighting censorship within the framework of a collective agreement.

Speaker's Corner  "The Portable MLIS: Broadening Horizons"

Stephanie Benger, Abby Burbank, Thane Chambers, & Jennette Frost
February 11, 2015

Learn about alternate careers in Library and Information Studies

Speaker's Corner "The Wonderful World of Regional Libraries"

Jordan DeSousa, Stephanie Thero, & Jocie Wilson (Yellowhead Regional Library)
November 12, 2014

A panel discussion about professional work in a regional library


Speakers' Corner: Dr. Ken Haycock

September 26, 2012

Listen (mp3, 37.7MB) 41 minutes


Library Association Presentation 

Panelists include: Keith Walker, President, CLA Mary Jane Bilsland, President, LAA Christina Hwang, Vice-President, GELA
April 12, 2011

Listen (mp3, 26.8MB) 29 minutes


Allan Groen, Associate Director for Public Services

"International Job Opportunities: Qatar Foundation Central Library"
March 1, 2011

Listen (mp3, 26.4MB) 29 minutes