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Media Literacy

Bloody Justice

Book CoverThe most sensational murder trial in Canada happened in London and it focused on a biker gang called The Bandidos. Anita Arvast spent a year in our city following the trial and on Thursday November 8th, she is returning to tell her story.

Online Privacy

Tighten your privacy settings

Whatever online tools you use, it's good to be mindful of what you make public.  Here are links you can use to make sure people only see what you want them to:

What is Media Literacy?

Media literacy is a repertoire of competencies that enable people, including even young children, to analyze, evaluate, and create messages in a wide variety of media modes. 

Intellectual Integrity

My Word, My Bond. It is a maxim, the remembered expression of a basic principle and general truth that holds that what your are saying is the truth, and often a binding truth.

London Community News Past Issues Now Available!!

Miss a story in the local news?

The London Community News is now available through Infotrac Newsstand with full text coverage from February 2012 to the present.

What does this mean for you? Well, you can easily search within the publication by keyword, a company name or the author. You can also just browse through the stories by date. This archive is provided to you for free with your London Public Library card.

Indie Media Fair - so much fun!

The Indie Media Fair was a great time on March 10th.  There were over 30 vendors and over 2000 people walked through the event.  For the frist time we held film screenings that were part of the London Short Film Showcase in 2011.  Artfusion also were new to the agenda and offered a workshop on art colloboration.  East Village Arts Co-op also offered a zine workshop. 

Indie Media - Call for Artists

It is that time of year again!  The 7th Annual Indie Media Fair will take place on March 10th from 11 am - 4 pm.  Come on down for an afternoon of checking out great indie works plus workshops on zine making, art and local film screenings! 

Movie Reviews and More!

Have you checked out the list of new DVDs at the Library?  Each month we post the new items that are received.  If you are wondering if an item is worth watching, you might want to check to see if it is rated on www.rottentomatoes.com which provides online reviews by critics and viewers!

Cinema Politica - Change of Film!!

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Still showing thought provoking and timely films - Cinema Politica returns!  Please note that we had to switch the films for Cinema Politica September 19th and October 17th.

Pirates - Real Pirates!

book coverPirates are often romanticized in our culture.  Successful films like the Pirates of the Caribbean series and the operetta Pirates of Penzance make the lifestyle seem glamourous and glorious.