Join the APLA Discussion List

APLA-L is an un-moderated discussion list for people who are interested in library issues in Atlantic Canada. The APLA list is:

  • a place to post notices about workshops, seminars, and other events
  • a source of current information about the actions of the APLA Executive
  • a forum for sharing questions, comments and ideas about library services
  • a place to post job advertisements.

To subscribe to the APLA list, send the command sub apla-list to

To send a message to everyone on the list, use:

To stay on the list but suspend your messages (while on vacation, for instance), send the command set apla-list nomail to

When you want to receive message again, send the command set apla-list mail.

To unsubscribe from the list, send the command unsub apla-list.

If you have any questions about the APLA list, please contact the postmaster:

Laurinda Matheson
Instructional Services Librarian
Angus L. Macdonald Library
St. Francis Xavier University
(902) 867-4883