Daily Archives: September 11, 2011

Fight for our Toronto Public Libraries

If you haven’t done so far, please sign the petition against the cuts to the City of Toronto Libraries, http://ourpubliclibrary.to/ .

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UT Librarians – Considering the “Norm” in workload – What are the options?

The history of an institution often determines how they define their policies, and in particular, how they calculate or define policies concerning workload. For academic librarians, it is not possible to define one’s responsibilities in terms of a 9-5 workday, … Continue reading

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UT Librarians Workload – Information Request

At the last meeting held downtown, the UTFA Librarians Committee was asked to post various collective agreements at Canadian Universities which have successfully articulated workload issues for academic librarians. Following this post, we will gradually upload some agreements which we … Continue reading

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UT Librarians Workload – WLPP does have an option for Dispute Resolutions

The full policy which has been agreed upon between UTFA and UT administration in the last round of bargaining is attached here. Article 10, Dispute Resolutions, concerns appeals. At our lunch session, this came up in the discussion. We have … Continue reading

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