Daily Archives: May 21, 2012

York University – YUFA, Library Chapter Publishes Open Letter to James Moore regarding LAC

Letter is posted on this site: http://yufalib.wordpress.com/2012/05/16/moore-lac-cuts/

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OCUFA update on negotiations at UofT’s University of St. Michael’s College

“…The same cannot be said for St. Michael’s College at the University of Toronto; the pace of first contract negotiations there is best described as glacial. The parties have met eight times over four months and have yet to sign … Continue reading

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Ottawa Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society updates its members on the LAC situation…

“The federal government is spending $28 million to help Canadians to remember the War of 1812, an event “of great national significance” that “laid the foundation for Confederation,” but the very records that that document this history are at serious … Continue reading

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TIMELINE has been launched…send us information, reports, documents or events to add

A TIMELINE (see tab in top menu) documenting concerns and issues related to the two professions, archivism and librarianship at academic or related institutions has been launched. Send us missing documents, reports, events to chart how we arrived at this … Continue reading

Posted in Academic Librarianship, Academic libraries, Archives, Archivists, CAUT, Intellectual Freedom, LAC, Library Trends, McGill University, McMaster University, NADP, Progressive Librarians Guild, Timeline, University of Toronto, University of Toronto Libraries | Leave a comment