Category Archives: University of British Columbia

BC Universities – Faculty and Librarians Unionize – Not Over Monetary Issues

“After a contentious 87-day campaign, faculty members and librarians at the University of Victoria voted to certify as a trade union in a multi-day vote that ended Jan. 24. The decision may signal a British Columbia trend, with union campaigns … Continue reading

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UofT Prof. Ariel Katz creates Hall of Fame, Hall of Shame and Hall of Purgatory with regards to Fair Dealing and Access Copyright

On Prof. Ariel Katz’s blog a current log of those who are choosing not to sign the model Access Copyright agreement are listed in the Hall of Fame: University of British Columbia, Windsor University, Athabasca University. For the rest … Continue reading

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