CHLA/ABSC 2017 Annual Conference



Airport to Conference Hotel

Edmonton Guide


Important Dates

June 15-18, 2018
CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference in St. John's, Newfoundland! #chlaabsc18


Thank you all for coming to CHLA/ABSC 2017! See you next year in St. John's! 


Full Conference Program

uploaded: 11 May 2017

Full Conference Program (PDF)


uploaded: 11 May 2017

Schedule-at-a-Glance (PDF)

Conference Theme

The theme of this year's Canadian Health Libraries Association/ Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada (CHLA/ABSC) Annual Conference is Northern Illumination / Lumières du Nord.  Through a series of plenary and parallel sessions, posters and continuing education workshops, the scientific program will cover the following sub themes:
  • Emerging Roles for Health Librarians
  • Exciting Teaching Developments
  • Expert and Systematic Searching
  • Health Library Spaces
  • Hospital and Special Libraries
  • Impact Assessment for Health Information
  • Innovative Collections
  • Other Illuminating Topics


Chateau Lacombe
10111 Bellamy Hill, Edmonton AB, T5J 1N7

A block of rooms has been booked under CHLA/ABSC for the conference. Please indicate that you are part of our group when booking.

Keynote Speakers

News and Updates

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