The TAL Board of Directors is delighted to announce that they have negotiated a secondment for CEO of TAL.
Tim Janewski will be coming on board as TAL CEO for a six month term beginning on November 1st, 2017. Tim has been seconded from The King's University in Edmonton.Read more
TAL’s new governance structure is in place and the Board of Directors (formally the Executive Committee) has its first meeting on September 12, 2017.Read more
The Alberta Library (TAL) is participating in an innovative province-wide pilot: TAL has been officially recognized by TELUS as a partner in the TELUS Internet for Good program.Read more
The Alberta Research Portal (ARP) is your gateway to a world-class collection of primary sources.Read more
The following individuals were elected to the Executive Committee at the April 21, 2016 Board of Directors meeting:Read more
The Netspeed 2017 Conference site is now live and can be found here:Read more
Netspeed 2017 – Your Conference for Technology in Libraries
October 3 & 4, 2017
Lister Conference Centre, University of Alberta
TAL's ezproxy instance will be getting updated to version 6.2.2 at 8 am on February 22nd.
There will be a brief outage for about 15 minutes.Read more
It has come to TAL's attention that some users are experiencing an issue with the TAL Online survey that is resulting with users getting stuck in an endless loop with the questions.
To resolve this issue, please ensure that your browser is up to date and clear your cache.Read more
The Alberta Library has created a survey to gather information from library staff about TAL Online (talonline.ca).Read more
The TAL office will be closed on Friday, August 12, 2016 and Monday August 15, 2016 as we are moving to our new location. Telephone and email access will not be available during this time. We will re-open on Tuesday, August 16, 2016.Read more
Thanks to everyone who participated and added their Summer Reading Club resources to the Library Toolshed!Read more
You can see the new TAL Online here: talonline.ca
The WorldCat based TAL Online will continue to be available until July 1st here: talonline.worldcat.orgRead more
The Alberta Library (TAL) is excited to announce the launch schedule for the new redesigned TAL Online. The new TAL Online will be going live in the afternoon of June 27, 2016.Read more
Dear TAL Online Users,Read more
The following individuals were elected to the Executive Committee at the April 15, 2016 Board of Directors meeting:Read more
TAL Online will be switching to a new custom built user interface and will no longer be based on OCLC’s WorldCat platform. On July 1, 2016 TAL will have transitioned away from the OCLC’s WorldCat platform and into an open source platform.Read more
EBSCO is offering a webinar next week to introduce Rosetta Stone.
This is the new subscription currently offered through TAL (see http://www.thealbertalibrary.ab.ca/invitations-renewals/2233).Read more