Daily Archives: April 28, 2012

Update on Joint UTFA and Librarians Committee, April 24, 2012.

The joint committee agrees to meet regularly, twice a term, to discuss queries and concerns in the community. The last meeting was held on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. We would like to share some of the information discussed in that … Continue reading

Posted in Academic Librarianship, Academic libraries, Policies, Research Days, Research Leaves, Uncategorized, University of Toronto, University of Toronto Libraries, York University | Leave a comment

New Interim leader of the UTM Library

Ian Whyte, Associate Librarian, Teaching & Learning, and Deputy Chief Librarian at the HMALC has assumed the responsibilities of leading the UTM library until a new Head Librarian is selected. Mary Ann Mavrinac has accepted a new post at Rochester University, … Continue reading

Posted in Academic Librarianship, University of Toronto, University of Toronto Mississauga | Leave a comment

Books will survive…New York Review

How Books Will Survive Amazon Jason Epstein  April 26, 2012 — NYRBlog “Few technological victories are ever complete, and in the case of books this will be especially true. Bookstores will not disappear but will exploit digital technologies to increase … Continue reading

Posted in Academic Librarianship, Academic libraries, Books and E-Books | Leave a comment