OLA releases Forest of Reading nominees

>>From the OLA TORONTO, ON (October 15, 2014) – The Ontario Library Association’s (OLA) Forest of Reading program presents this year’s English and French nominees for the Forest of Reading. Committees of library practitioners select the nominated titles, and readers vote for the winners in Spring 2015. [2015 FOREST OF READING NOMINATION LIST: www.accessola.com/forest] The … Read more

Tinlids Inc. Awarded Forest of Reading® Contract

from the Ontario Library Association TORONTO, ON (June 25, 2014) – The Ontario Library Association (OLA) is pleased to announce that Tinlids Inc. has been awarded the contract as the official Forest of Reading® wholesaler, in response to an RFP process the OLA conducts every three years. Tinlids is an independently-owned Canadian children’s and young adult book wholesaler dedicated to providing exceptional … Read more

OLA Announces 2014 Forest of Reading® Golden Oak™ Award

Canadian readers choose the best in Canadian fiction and non-fiction from the Ontario Library Association   TORONTO, ON (June 5, 2014) – After weeks of voting, Ontarians have decided: The Stamp Collector by Jennifer Lanthier, illustrated by François Thisdale, has won the 2014 Forest of Reading Golden Oak Award. “My heart is so full right now I can hardly type these words,” … Read more

The Ontario Library Association Announces 2014 Award Recipients

OLA salutes the best! The Ontario Library Association would like to congratulate the award recipients this year. These awards will be presented during the annual OLA Super Conference, held from January 29, 2013 to February 1, 2014. The award winners are: OLA’s Larry Moore Distinguished Service Award: M.J. D’Elia, Acting Head of the Learning & … Read more