CFLA-FCAB Truth and Reconciliation Report

The Committee on Indigenous Matters exists to and work with Indigenous (First Nations, Metis and Inuit) people to address issues related to libraries, archives and cultural memory institutions; to promote initiatives in all types of libraries by advancing and implementing meaningful reconciliation as addressed by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission report and in the Calls to Action (English) (French).

Below is final report of the committee including a list of recommendations on what the library community can do.

Download the report of the CFLA-FCAB Truth and Reconciliation Committee

Endorsements of the CFLA-FCAB Truth and Reconciliation Report

Atlantic Provinces Library Association (APLA) National Network of Equitable Library Service (NNELS)
Association des bibliothécaires du Québec – Quebec Library Association (ABQLA) NEOS Library Consortium
Brandon University Libraries Council New Brunswick Public Library Service (NBPLS)
British Columbia Library Association (BCLA) Newfoundland & Labrador Library Association (NLLA)
British Columbia Library Trustees Association (BCLTA) Northern Lights Library System in Alberta
Calgary Public Library Northwest Territories Library Association (NWTLA)
Canadian Association of Law Libraries Nova Scotia Library Association
Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians – L’Association Canadienne Des Bibliothécaires Académiques Professionnels (CAPAL/ACBAP) Office national du film du Canada – National Film Board of Canada
Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) – Association des bibliothèques de recherche du Canada (ABRC) Ontario Library Association (OLA)
Canadian Urban Libraries Council (CULC) – Conseil des Bibliothèques Urbaines du Canada (CBUC) Provincial and Territorial Public Libraries Council – Conseil provincial et territorial des bibliothèques publiques
Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) Salt Spring Island Public Library
Council of Atlantic University Libraries (CAUL) / Conseil des bibliothèques universitaires de l’Atlantique (CBUA) Saskatchewan Library Association (SLA)
Council of British Columbia Post Secondary Library Directors Six Nations Public Library
Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) St. Albert Public Library
Edmonton Public Library Terrace Public Library
Federation of Ontario Public Libraries Toronto Public Library
Lakehead University Library Thunder Bay Public Library Board
Library Association of Alberta (LAA) University College of the North
Manitoba Library Association (MLA) University of Manitoba Libraries 


Sample Motion to Endorse CFLA-FCAB Truth and Reconciliation Committee Report

Resources and Databases

Public-Facing Statements, Policies and Services

Library Services

Literacy Supports: Studies, Reports, Need Assessments

Relationship and Contacts Database

Questions or Comments?

If you have questions, comments, or are interested in participating in this effort, please contact us!