2023 Book Selection

On behalf of the Canadian Urban Libraries Council (CULC) Digital Content Working Group, we are pleased to announce the selection for 2023’s One eRead Canada initiative is Tatouine by Jean-Christophe Réhel, translated by Katherine Hastings and Peter McCambridge from the original French, Ce qu’on respire sur Tatouine. Mark your calendar as we bring you this […]

There is still time to read The Break by Katherena Vermette!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the live virtual One eRead events with author Katherena Vermette and CBC host Shelagh Rogers, in English, on April 20, and with Mélissa Verreault and Radio-Canada host Marie-Louise Arsenault on April 21. Insight was shared, delightful conversations took place, and the audience asked great questions. We truly enjoyed exploring […]

Mark your calendars for One eRead livestream events!

Hey Canada! We hope you have been enjoying the discussions happening so far on Facebook and Twitter about The Break. More conversations will take place at the live virtual events on April 20 and April 21, both from 7-8 pm (EST), with other people across Canada who are also reading The Break! Since this digital […]

Calling all book worms for a Canada-wide, bilingual digital book club!

As of next week, on April 1, hundreds of participating Canadian public libraries will offer free, unlimited access to The Break by Katherena Vermette in eBook and eAudiobook. The Break will be available in English and French without holds or waitlists for all cardholders of participating libraries throughout April 2022. Through the perspectives of various […]

2022 Launch

Registration is only open until February 28th! The Canadian Urban Library Council (CULC) has created another opportunity for all Canadian public libraries to participate in a Canada-wide bilingual digital reading program. We have officially launched this year’s pick The Break/Ligne brisée by Katherena Vermette, published by House of Anansi in English and by Québec Amérique […]