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From Colleagues at the University of Toronto

From colleagues at the University of Toronto: "I am writing to you because I had the opportunity to read the email that you and your colleagues circulated about the shocking situation at the Fine Arts Library at your university. Myself and my colleagues, Elisa Sze and Kathleen Scheaffer, are academic librarians employed at the Inforum… Continue reading From Colleagues at the University of Toronto

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The Hidden Cost of E-Books at University Libraries These 9 Studies Show Why Print Is Better Students Learn More Effectively from Print Than Screens Academic Libraries Aren't Just Expensive Vanity Projects 92% of College Students Prefer Print Books to E-books Why Print and Electronic Resources Are Essential Learning More from Print

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Starving the Beast

Starving the Beast Trailer "This documentary examines the on-going power struggle on college campuses across the nation as political and market-oriented forces push to disrupt and reform America’s public universities. The film documents a philosophical shift that seeks to reframe public higher education as a ‘value proposition’ to be borne by the beneficiary of a… Continue reading Starving the Beast