Daily Archives: September 10, 2012

“Boycott of publishing giant Elsevier gathers pace” THE VARSITY

Dear Colleagues, You may be interested in reading this article in the student paper THE VARSITY concerning UofT faculty’s growing concerns regarding the publisher Elsevier, see: http://thevarsity.ca/2012/09/10/boycott-of-publishing-giant-elsevier-gathers-pace/

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LAC Crisis: Letter to Prime Minister from Prof. Ian MacLaren, University of Alberta

F.Y.I. This letter has been circulated across academic and library lists, addressed to Prime Minister Harper to intervene with the current cutbacks damaging the LAC. With permission of the author, please see the attached maclarenletterua2.pdf.

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