About us

Loan Stars is managed by a group of hard-working members of the public library and publishing communities:


  • Michael Ciccone – Canadian Urban Libraries Council
  • Pamela Millar – BookNet Canada

Library Representatives

  • Kristen Caschera – London Public Library
  • Caroline Crowe – Vancouver Public Library
  • Kat Drennan-Scace – Hamilton Public Library
  • Barbara Edwards – Vancouver Public Library
  • Margaret Elwood – Toronto Public Library
  • Jennifer Green – Oshawa Public Library
  • Caroline Land – Edmonton Public Library
  • Danielle Pilon – Winnipeg Public Library
  • Claire Westlake – North Vancouver District Library

Publisher and Vendor Representatives

  • Michael Gray – Library Bound
  • Karen Jakubczak – Overdrive
  • Lorraine Kelly – Simon & Schuster
  • Fred Horler – House of Anansi Press
  • Lahring Tribe – Penguin Random House

Loan Stars also acknowledges the tremendous effort put forth by staff at Booknet Canada and support from the Canadian Urban Libraries Council.

   CULC - Canadian Urban Libraries Council

Additional Contributions

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF) for this project.

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