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    Education Library Books Identified for Weeding

    Posted by: Gisella Scalese on 2017-07-25 Blog Tags: weeding
    Attached are three lists of books that have been identified for removal from the Education Library Collections. If you have concerns or questions regarding any of these titles please let Gisella Scalese (gscalese@lakeheadu.ca) know by Friday August 4, 2017. All comments/suggestions are welcome!
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    Canadian Electronic Library

    Posted by: Debra Gold on 2017-07-19

    Canadian Electronic Library, a collection of thousands of electronic documents on Canadian Public Policy and Health Policy, is no longer available via the ebrary interface.

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    Weeding in the A's (General Works)

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-07-17 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    Please find attached book titles from the A's identified for weeding. These lists have not been checked by faculty, since the A's cover general works. The list includes circulation (which is 0 for about 20 years).

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    Weeding-Political Science June 14th

    Posted by: Janice Mutz on 2017-06-14 Blog Tags: weeding | Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Political Science. Also, the circulation statistics column is data going back about 20 years (in other words, material has not circulated in 20 years).

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    Weeding in the Z's

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-06-08 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    Please find attached book titles from the Z's identified for weeding. These lists have not been checked by faculty, since the Z's cover bibliographies and library science.

    Please contact Deneen Dutchak (ddutchak@lakeheadu.ca) before June 16 to have them returned to the stacks.

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    Education Library Reorganization Spring/Summer 2017

    Posted by: Gisella Scalese on 2017-05-29
    Thank you for your patience while we are moving collections and building/rebuilding shelves in the Education Library. With assistance from the Paterson Library staff, we are progressing well with our new layout. The Education Library will be open during our reorganization and we will continue to provide library access and service for the Spring/…
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    Weeding - Social Work

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-25 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Social Work. Also, the circulation statistics column is data going back about 20 years (in other words, material has not circulated in 20 years).

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    Weeding-Political Science May 15th

    Posted by: Janice Mutz on 2017-05-15 Blog Tags: weeding | Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Political Science. Also, the circulation statistics column is data going back about 20 years (in other words, material has not circulated in 20 years).

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    Weeding - Acta Sanctorum

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-11 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    We will be weeding the multi-volume set, Acta Sanctorum. It is in Latin and is available online at Internet Archive.

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    unpaywall

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-09 Blog Tags: open access

    Wondering if an article is available for free?

    Unpaywall is a newly launched browser extension developed by Impactstory. Unpaywall, similar to OA Button, is more focused on seamlessly finding free content. The great thing is, both are open-source and free.…

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