Stay Informed

The Ontario Library Association keeps you informed through our publications, social media, and our press releases. Check out how you can stay up to date with what’s happening in the library world.


Ontario Library Association members generously volunteer their time to develop various publications for the association and the general public. These publications inform members of industry news, trends, and current events while engaging them in discussions relevant to their field of interest.

For general inquiries about OLA’s publications, please contact OLA’s Communications department. To contribute or get involved with a publication, contact the publication’s editors directly:

  • Open Shelf
  • HoOPLA
  • InsideOCULA
  • InsideOLBA
  • The Teaching Librarian

Follow Us on Social Media:

Follow or like OLA on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or LinkedIn for the latest updates on the library world and OLA Events.

Follow the Forest of Reading on Twitter and Facebook, and receive updates on book lists, authors, festivals, and more!

Follow The Library Marketplace on Instagram!

You can also check out our YouTube channel that showcases events, promotions and more. Visit the OLA Live YouTube channel.

Listen to Library Land Loves Podcast:

Join us as library professionals from across the country give us their top five things they are passionate about. Available wherever you listen to podcasts.

Monthly Newsletters:

A major benefit to our OLA members is our bi-weekly newsletter that shares news, updates, and promotions from us.

If you wish to receive email updates from the Ontario Library Association, including our member monthly newsletter, become an OLA member today.

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If you wish for OLA to promote your service, program, event, or initiative through our newsletters or social media accounts, please contact the Marketing and Communications department for more information.