Event - #CanLit

The month of April is a special opportunity to celebrate authors, their books and their readers. In Canada April is National Poetry Month and worldwide April 23rd is World

Book and Copyright Day as declared by UNESCO. "By celebrating this day throughout the world, UNESCO seeks to promote reading, publishing and the protection of intellectual property through copyright." The tweets profiled here are identified by their reference to #Canlit . Public libraries celebrate books, readers and their writers 365 days a year.

Here's a snapshot of #Canlit from Social-biblio.ca.

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Displaying tweets 16051 - 16075 of 16106 in total

OttPubLib/BibPubOtt @opl_bpo

@cbcbooks is holding a Twitter Chat at 2pm today - What is the role of Libraries in the digital age? Participate in the convo! #CanLit

Owlkids Publishing @owlkids

RT @londonlibrary: What is role of libraries in the digital age? Join #CanLit Twitter chat today at 2 pm http://t.co/wtVsElQe

Fed ON Pub Libraries @FOPLnews

RT @ab81: Me too! RT @femwriter Look fwd to @cbcbooks chat at 2pm on future of libraries @torontolibrary in the digital age. #CanLit

Ab. Velasco @ab81

Me too! RT @femwriter Look fwd to @cbcbooks chat at 2pm on future of libraries @torontolibrary in the digital age. #CanLit

Anne Marie Aikins @femwriter

Looking forward to @cbcbooks chat at 2pm on future of libraries @torontolibrary in the digital age. Love to hear what people think #CanLit

Jan Harder @BarrhavenJan

RT @londonlibrary: What is role of libraries in the digital age? Join #CanLit Twitter chat today at 2 pm http://t.co/Qij02Vdb

LondonPublicLibrary @londonlibrary

What is role of libraries in the digital age? Join #CanLit Twitter chat today at 2 pm http://t.co/Qij02Vdb

PEI Public Library @PEILibrary

RT @cbcbooks: Join us for June's #CanLit chat on Thursday, June 7 at 2pm ET! The topic: libraries in a digital age: http://t.co/9c2YLuJK

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

RT @hccfrenzy: Adding my fave Canadian YA & MG books to the #ReadLocal map @49thShelf! Drop by and add yours! http://t.co/myy6RmLF #CanLit

Robyn Levy @Robyn_mostofme

RT @KitchLibrary: @robyn_mostofme Hugs for Canadian Authors! We ♥ #CanLit

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

@robyn_mostofme Hugs for Canadian Authors! We ♥ #CanLit

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

RT @sesquipedaliac: Rohinton Mistry won the Neustadt Literature Prize http://t.co/5wAH52Wx #CanLit

Noah van der Laan @NoahvdL

You got this @hockeyesque! RT @TorontoComms @torontolibrary Finalists announced for 2012 #Toronto Book Awards. http://t.co/jMMqOOyQ #CanLit

Rob @PrairieTweeter

@PeggerAllison RT @wpglibrary: MT @thebanffcentre: Joan Thomas named the 2012-13 writer-in-residence for WPL: http://t.co/ozPP4h33 #canlit

Wpg Public Library @wpglibrary

MT @thebanffcentre: Our friend Joan Thomas named the 2012-13 writer-in-residence for the WPL: http://t.co/C72daCHa #canlit

TorontoPublicLibrary @torontolibrary

More info: http://t.co/KyWc0BAO RT @kimnayyer Congrats @farzanadoctor on appointment of @torontolibrary Fall 2012 WIR! Great choice! #canlit

Ab. Velasco @ab81

More info: http://t.co/N4JIwD1S RT @kimnayyer Congrats @farzanadoctor on appointment of @torontolibrary Fall 2012 WIR! Great choice! #canlit

Kim Nayyer @kimnayyer

Congrats @farzanadoctor on appointment of @torontolibrary Fall 2012 WIR! Great choice! #canlit

angie abdou @angie_abdou

#Canlit RT @KFPL: Online discussion of Natural Order by @BrianTFrancis starts Monday. Join us all week at http://t.co/k0wefDCF

Cybrarian @CPLTeenZone

Who loves #Canlit? WE DO!! Check out these great new titles on the way http://t.co/quWMSvSA HT @coteaubooks

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

RT @jssbennett: RT @GillerPrize Have you checked out the 200+ awesome #Canlit titles eligible for this year's http://t.co/hbeUQXcB

{Kate} @outlawathome

I have a question! Is there a Canadian poet similar to Robert Frost? @TPLBookBuzz @torontolibrary @HamiltonLibrary @stcathlibrary #CanLit

JennH @lostingreatbook

RT @HelenKubiw: So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with the ...

OLA @ONLibraryAssoc

RT @HelenKubiw: So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with the ...

OLA @ONLibraryAssoc

RT @Lorimerkids: The #ForestofReading nominees are announced! #kidlit #ola #canlit http://t.co/ftFN5rlf

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Medicine Hat Library @MHPublicLibrary

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St Marys Library @StMarysPL

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PoetLaureateSudbury @SudburyPoet

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WhitStoufLibrary @WhitStoufLibrar

Slime time for Science Literacy Week. Is slime a solid or a liquid?#scilit17 https://t.co/NNFNJBcn8K

OttPubLib/BibPubOtt @opl_bpo

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Karen O'Neil @KOteachlearn

Looking forward to understanding indigenous culture more deeply as I read this. @markhamlibrary #FNMI https://t.co/ectIGbNPWn

DinaGraser @DinaGraser

RT @TorontoArts: Funding to support community-engaged artist residencies in selected @torontolibrary branches https://t.co/RHrgCBh9Mi https…

Medicine Hat Library @MHPublicLibrary

TEENS (ages 13-18): don't ignore! TIC-TAC nights start-up again tomorrow night at 7pm! The 1st one of the year is a… https://t.co/Rs1KgjLu6Y

StCatharinesLibrary @stcathlibrary

Born on this day in 1986: Lindsay Stirling! You can check out a number of her CDs here at the library!… https://t.co/7XvWrIRdWx