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May Mountain Moves

Two of our institutional partners in the NC mountain region have been moving mountains—of collection materials, that is—in May.

May Day moving was once tradition, from the colonial period to WWII, in urban areas characterized by a high portion of rentals, such as… 456 more words

Collections Care

Collection moves

There may be some disruption in our libraries over the next few weeks as we move a number of collections between sites. We will try and keep disturbances to a minimum and will continue to offer space for research and quiet study. 129 more words


Stock movement within the Central Library over the next few months

This summer sees a reconfiguration of parts of the Central Library (including some building work) which will mean some areas of the print collections will be inaccessible at certain times. 156 more words


May 4, 2012

UW Libraries’ AAUP post on concerns about the sustainability of the scholarly publishing system

1. A couple of weeks ago a story about Harvard’s Faculty Advisory Council declaring current journal pricing “unsustainable” … 573 more words

Scholarly Communications

April 2012

Encyclopedia of Mathematics Rebirth

Ten years ago, Kluwer published an online version of the multi-volume Encyclopaedia of Mathematics (QA5 .M37213 1988, Math Reference) … 309 more words

Collection Moves

March 2012

Author Rights

What are they?  Which should you retain?  Why?  How?

A fellow math librarian, Kris Fowler, U Minnesota,  has written an article in the… 587 more words


February 2012

Math Research Library Flips!

We have begun our project to move almost all math/stat books from Math Storage to our main collection, and, in turn, move all journals to Math Storage.  495 more words