Regional Training Day

Join us Thursday, April 25 – Friday, April 26 for COPPUL’s second annual meetup and  Scholarly Communications Regional Training Day at the University of Regina.


To register, visit: 

The event is limited to 50 participants. It is free to staff of COPPUL member libraries. Affiliate members and all others interested in attending may register starting Friday, March 1, 2019, if space is available.

Registration closes Wednesday, March 20, 2019 (extended from the 18th) — or when all spots are filled.


Visit the detailed program for session information.
Note: Some session information may change slightly leading up to the event.

Thursday, April 25, 2019 – Meetup + Dinner
Dr. John Archer Library, Centre for Teaching & Learning, LY610, University of Regina [map]

  • 1PM-4PM Facilitated discussion focused on institutional repositories, and any other scholarly communications topics attendees would like to discuss.
    *Will include a remote visit from Lindsey MacCallum (MSVU) & Geoff Harder (University of Alberta) 1:15PM – 2PM to provide an update on the CARL Open Repository Working Group’s recent activities.
  • In the evening, join us at a restaurant in downtown Regina for dinner. Note: Dinner costs are not covered by COPPUL. [Details to follow]

Friday, April 26, 2019– Training Day
Dr. John Archer Library, Regina Room, LY 107.32, University of Regina [map]

  • 8:15AM – 9:00AM  Registration.
  • 9:00AM – 4PM Workshops, discussions, presentations, & more. 

Getting to Regina

Most major airlines fly to Regina, including Air Canada and WestJet.
*If flying with WestJet, make sure to use coupon code 1Z8D0FT for 5% off Econo fares and 10% off EconoFlex and Premium fares into and out of Regina between April 18 – May 3, 2019. 

Getting Around

  • Taxis are recommended for direct transport between the airport, university, and downtown Regina. Options include Capital Cabs (authorized service available at the airport), Co-Op and Regina Cabs.
  • Regina Transit provides bus service to the University of Regina from both the airport and downtown Regina.
  • If driving, parking rates can be found on the University of Regina website, as well as where visitor parking is located (see: campus map).

To locate meeting rooms, please refer to the campus map. On Thursday, April 25 we will be in the Dr. John Archer Library, Centre for Teaching & Learning, LY610. On Friday, April 26 we will be in the library’s Regina Room, LY 107.32.


Downtown Regina hotel options include:

* Make sure to check out CAUBO for possible deals and discounts.

Past Events

2018 Regional Training Day
Friday, May 18, 2018 – MacEwan University, Edmonton, AB