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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CoqPubLib @CoqPubLib

Find books connected to places across Canada. Check out the Read Local map on @49thShelf: http://t.co/i0TV0woq #canlit #readlocal

Reem El Barbary @relbarbary

RT @mysterybugg: #canlit @torontolibrary I love just looking at the shelves of books - makes me feel at home. Hope I never see a library ...

JoAnn Hooper @JoAnnHooper

RT @EPLdotCA: #canlit Libraries are welcoming creative spaces, info/entertainmt centres, diverse+responsive to community+customer needs ...

Fish Creek Library @fishcreeklib

RT @UWOEducLibrary: Love this quote that came up in the #canlit book chat today: "Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use the Library"

debra woodhall @debwoodhall

RT @londonlibrary: RT @uwoeduclibrary: Love this quote that came up in the #canlit book chat today: "Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use ...

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

RT @cbcbooks: Cute! MT @ehmeelelwhy Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use the Library #canlit

maria adams @themariadawn

RT @EPLdotCA: #canlit Libraries are welcoming creative spaces, info/entertainmt centres, diverse+responsive to community+customer needs ...

Jim Bennett @JSSBennett

RT @StAlbertLibrary Then: Libraries and librarians helped people thru info desert. Now: Libraries help navigate the info ocean. #canlit

Darcy C @bibliodarcy

RT @VPL: RT @UWOEducLibrary: Love this quote that came up in the #canlit book chat today: "Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use the Library"

Darcy C @bibliodarcy

RT @EPLdotCA: #canlit Libraries are welcoming creative spaces, info/entertainmt centres, diverse+responsive to community+customer needs ...

Edm Public Library @EPLdotCA

#canlit Libraries are welcoming creative spaces, info/entertainmt centres, diverse+responsive to community+customer needs so always evolving

Stuart Clark @StuartClark

RT @londonlibrary: RT @uwoeduclibrary: Love this quote that came up in the #canlit book chat today: "Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use ...

LondonPublicLibrary @londonlibrary

RT @uwoeduclibrary: Love this quote that came up in the #canlit book chat today: "Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use the Library"

Vancouver Public Lib @VPL

RT @UWOEducLibrary: Love this quote that came up in the #canlit book chat today: "Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use the Library"

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

RT @bookgaga: You're welcome, @KitchLibrary - you were part of my formative years, and I'm still benefiting today. #canlit

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

@bookgaga Feeling the love... So glad to continue supporting literacy & learning in our community #canlit

Vancouver Public Lib @VPL

RT @UWOEducLibrary: Love this quote that came up in the #canlit book chat today: "Friends Don't Let Friends Not Use the Library"

Anna Mantua @AnnaMantua

RT @mysterybugg: #canlit @cbcbooks @torontolibrary I don't think I've ever met a librarian I didn't like.

LondonPublicLibrary @londonlibrary

RT @jacqua83: @cbcbooks public libraries were the first thing that made me fall in love with Canada when I moved here. #canlit

Health Insurance @artistsbenefits

RT @torontolibrary: Thanks for everyone's thoughtful, helpful & fun feedback. Gives us ideas! Thx @cbcbooks #canlit

OttPubLib/BibPubOtt @opl_bpo

RT @cbcbooks: And if you missed the #CanLit chat about libraries, check out the replay here: http://t.co/M6H7m8N9

PEI Public Library @PEILibrary

RT @cbcbooks: And if you missed the #CanLit chat about libraries, check out the replay here: http://t.co/M6H7m8N9

Allegra Young @ayoungvoice

What did I learn from the #canlit chat? Lots of things, but also that a @balzacs is opening soon in @TorontoLibrary's TRL! cc @indeedemma

Anne Marie Aikins @femwriter

@jemrah1 @cbcbooks Currently, Ontario legislation mandates that library's not charge for cards #CanLit @TorontoLibrary

Ab. Velasco @ab81

RT @torontolibrary Thanks for everyone's thoughtful, helpful & fun feedback. Gives us ideas! Thx @cbcbooks #canlit

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Jane Adey @janeaadey

RT @CBCNL: Join Sharon Bala, author of The Boat People, for a free reading and talk tomorrow night at the Association For New Canadians tra…

Medicine Hat Library @MHPublicLibrary

@my96fm @KimJohnston Thanks for supporting the Library by talking about our programs on-air, Kim!

Medicine Hat Library @MHPublicLibrary

RT @JustDocsMH: Our next presentation is February 26 at the #medhat Public Library @MHPublicLibrary #MHPL https://t.co/r7psDfrVl4

Juliane Okot Bitek @jobitek

RT @VPL: A delightful list of black writers to read all year round by @RoomMagazine: https://t.co/7TJqCIAd99 https://t.co/U09v0tNmUL

Diane Jansen @DiJan

@MarkSakamoto1 any idea who wrote in a correction in my @torontolibrary copy of Forgiveness? #CanadaReads https://t.co/LJO0fuvLtr

Cori Cuthbertson @coricut

Amazing book and so deserving g to win, I wept many times reading. Proud of you Mark Sakamoto, glad you are my frie… https://t.co/MlETXOB424

CBC NL @CBCNL

Join Sharon Bala, author of The Boat People, for a free reading and talk tomorrow night at the Association For New… https://t.co/X8LowE2wFQ

Coquitlam Retweeter @CoquitlamRT

RT @CoqLibrary: #Contest As part of our 28 days of #Kindness we'd like to hear about acts of kindness that you have witnessed! Share thos…

Julia Johnston @jjohnston212

Nothing has ever had me contemplating life’s purpose like Fifteen Dogs. Wow. What an unexpected variety of emotions #CanadaReads

Marie Belanger @MsMarieB

#libraries r 4 EVERYONE.. Defend Inclusion, defend acceptance. Always affirm; you do not know what Creator has in s… https://t.co/KPoF7ndTSl