BC Teacher-Librarians' Association

BCTLA COVID-19 LLC and T-L Recommendations – Updated for February 2021

Please find the updated recommendations for BC Schools in regards to Health and Safety Guidelines for K-12 Settings below, specifically for libraries on page 40:

Updates to the previous (September) document can be found here:

Find below previous documents regarding health and safety:

The BCTLA has released an official plan to support the re-opening of school library learning commons spaces. These guidelines provide ideas that can, in collaboration with site administration, be followed during the re-opening process.

Congratulations to This Year’s Winners!

Congratulations to our 2021 BCTLA Award Winners!

Here is our list of award winners – well done on your exceptional contributions to our libraries and schools!

BC Teacher Librarian of the Year – Jennifer Araujo Burnaby

New Teacher-Librarian of the Year – Emily Huang  Langley and  Jenny Chang   New West

Val Hamilton Lifetime Achievement – Mary Locke  Vancouver

BCTLA President’s Award – Rebeca Rubio Richmond  

The BCTLA Invites You to Tea Time….

Join Us for Our Celebration and Sharing of Ideas for Asian Heritage Month

Register at this link.


Download the poster below:

The BCTLA 2020-2021 Working and Learning Conditions Survey is Now Available

BCTLA Working and Learning Conditions Survey Link Below…

The BCTLA Spring Newsletter is Available!

Look below for all the highlights for this issue…

Information on the BCTLA 2021 Fall Conference

After School Zooms for Diversity Sharing

COVID-19 BCTF/BCTLA Health Guideline Updates

Awards and Grants Nominations

Copyright Investigation

Around the Province T-L Highlights

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Crucial New Resource – BCTLA Diversity Booklist Now Available

In conjunction with the recent BCTLA Book Talk on Diversity Titles comes the BCTLA Diversity Booklist. Included are titles ranging from K-12 on numerous topics in Fiction and Non-fiction formats. This is a living document, and updates are ongoing. Feel free to download our most recent addition!