Daily Archives: September 15, 2011

UTFA Librarians Committee Responds to Provostial Advisory Group on Academic Planning

Dear Colleagues, The UTFA Librarians Committee has decided to respond collectively to the call for community responses to the draft report on Academic Planning at the University of Toronto. Our letter (attached – sent by email) was forwarded today.

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Support our UTFA Bargaining Team!

Write your words of support for those on the UTFA Bargaining Team who are arguing for your interests, academic freedom and professional autonomy at UT, transparency and equal treatment for all across our three campuses. They need to hear from … Continue reading

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CAUT: Librarians Resisting Attempts to Devalue Academic Librarianship

See: http://www.caut.ca/pages.asp?page=1025 “CAUT in solidarity with striking librarians and archivists at University of Western Ontario… (Ottawa – September 8, 2011) Librarians and Archivists at the University of Western Ontario are on strike after negotiations with the University administration broke off … Continue reading

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University of Windsor Faculty Association 90% Strike Mandate

In the OCUFA Report the following was announced: “Members of the University of Windsor Faculty Association last week gave their negotiators a 90 per cent vote supporting a strike mandate.  Negotiations will continue this week in the presence of an … Continue reading

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UWO Academic Librarians and Archivists on Strike

OCUFA Report: http://us1.campaign-archive2.com/?u=ca9b5c14da55e36f1328eb0f1&id=1c0c223a5c&e=292d1c4d4d   The following is an excerpt from the Report: “Librarians and archivists, members of the University of Western Ontario Faculty Association, are on strike after mediated talks with the administration deadlocked Wednesday morning, hours before the strike deadline. … Continue reading

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