Professional Development

The Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) coordinates a variety of professional development opportunities in partnership with various local and international workshop facilitators.

These workshops are open to staff from OCUL member institutions. Those interested in participating in these workshops are asked to contact their supervisor or school representative before registering.

Past Workshops


Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, January 25-27, 2016  Find out more


Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, February 4-6, 2014 Find out more


Facilitation Skills Institute, May 6, 9am-4:30pm & May 7, 9am-4pm,  Find out more   

ACRL Standard for Libraries in Higher Education Workshop, May 15, 8:30am-4:30pm   Find out more    

Library Skills Management Institute II: The Organization, June 4-6, 9am-5pm & June 7, 9am-4:30pm,  Find out more  

Project Management Institute, November 19-20,  Find out more

Inspirational Leadership Institute, November 21,  Find out more

Introduction to Strategic Planning Institute, November 22,  Find out more



Library Skills Management Institute I: The Manager, February 21-23


Further Information about OCUL's Professional Development program email ocul [at] (subject: OCUL%20Professional%20Development)