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Feb 19, 2013

LAUW issues statement in support of Dale Askey and McMaster University

  • Feb 19, 2013 LAUW Statement in Support of Dale Askey and McMaster University


    Feb 14, 2013

  • Mac librarian shocked by $3.5M blogging lawsuit
    Feb 11, 2013
  • Sign the petition …

    Jan 20, 2012

    The Harvard Library Transition Massive reorganization announced.

  • THE JERSEY EXILE a blog about libraries, writing, and the Zen of Skee-Ball The Great Librarian Massacre (and Other Episodes in Harvard Cultural History)* from Jan 20, 2012.
  • Feral Librarian Thoughts on research libraries, higher education, other stuff. What’s happening at Harvard? from Jan 19, 2012.
  • Harvard Library Town Hall. Text of presentation by administrators Mary Lee Kennedy and Helen Shenton from January 19, 2012.

    Jan 20, 2012

    OCUFA Award for Academic Librarians

    “Academic librarianship, in the context of the OCUFA Awards, embraces all aspects of librarianship that contribute to the scholarly achievement of all members of the university community. Activities such as development and delivery of services, provision of educational materials, collection development and management and other contributions to academic librarianship are important to the intellectual functioning of the university. Those who excel in any of these are eligible for an OCUFA Academic Librarianship Award.”

    Have someone in mind? To nominate a colleague, please see the OCUFA web site at for instructions and the nomination form.

    The deadline for submissions is May 21, 2012.


    Sept 13, 2011

    Striking Western Librarians and Archivists

    Support our colleagues down the road by sending a letter to:

    President Chakma:


    Western Board of Governors Chair Angeletti:

    Tell them you support a fair an equitable contract for Western’s Librarians and Archivists “Every email message of support will help us,”says James Compton, UWOFA Past President:


    July 28, 2011

    LAUW’s Librarian to Librarian Initiative

    Ever wish you could just ask another librarian about a professional matter you’re thinking about? Perhaps you seek a second opinion about your career path or want to bounce an idea off of someone with an impartial or experienced perspective? The Librarians Association of the University of Waterloo’s “Librarian to Librarian” (L2L) initiative might be able to help.

    Check out the details: