Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL)

Western University Student Chapter

Mission Statement:

The CAPAL Student Chapter at the University of Western Ontario enables MLIS students to be involved with the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians. We offer an extracurricular educational program and resources that help members develop knowledge, skills, and relationships needed for excellence in academic librarianship.

CAPAL meets biweekly, Fridays at 12:00 p.m.. They maintain their own website at:

Contact CAPAL at:

Winter 2017 CAPAL Executive

  • Co-chair: Nicole Delellis
  • Co-chair: Cal Murgu
  • Secretary: Meg Antoine
  • Treasurer: Melissa Seelye
  • Events Coordinators: Ryan Verutis, Ailish Farrelly
  • Fundraiser: Laura Sorge
  • First Term Representative: Yu Chen