OLA Open House

Are you interested in sitting on the OLA Board or a divisional council? Please join us at the OLA Open House where we will feature conversations with current and past board members. Hear about the benefits, time commitments, roles and responsibilities and have your chance to ask them questions.

View the recordings from the OLA Open house. 

Ontario Library Association Council Elections 2022

OLA Board
Vice President / President Elect

OLA Treasurer (2 year term)

OCULA
Vice President
Councillor at Large (3 year term)
Councillor at Large (3 year term)

OHLIA
Vice President
Councillor at Large (3 year term)
Councillor at Large (3 year term)

OLBA
Vice President
Northwestern Region (3 year term)
East Central Region (3 year term)
Central West Region (3 year term)
Mid-Central Region (1 year term)

Learn more about OLBA councillor position

OLITA
Vice President
Councillor at Large (3 year term)
Councillor at Large (3 year term)
Councillor at Large (3 year term)

OPLA
Vice President
Northwestern Region (3 year term)
Mid Central Region (3 year term)
Metro Toronto Region (3 year term)

Kickstart to Participation

OSLA
Vice President
Central West Region (3 year term)
Southwestern Region (3 year term)

ABO-Franco
Vice President
Councillor at Large (2 year term)
Student Councillor Position (2 year term)

Council Vice President role is a 3 year term. Vice Presidents and Presidents of Councils also sit on OLA board. 

    • Year 1 – Vice President
    • Year 2 – President
    • Year 3 – Past President

Nominate yourself or someone now!

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What is involved with becoming an elected OLA Representative?

Geographic member regions are used for OPLA, OLBA and OSLA. Please note, OSLA combines the northern regions into one council position and OLBA does not have a Metropolitan Toronto region councilor.

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