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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 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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    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 - 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.

    If you have any concerns please contact Karen Keiller (kkeiller@lakeheadu.ca) before May 19.

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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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    Social Work titles to be weeded

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-05

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Social Work. 

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    Weeding - Computer Science books

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-04-28 Blog Tags: weeding | Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Computer Science. 

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    Weeding Continues - Political Science

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-04-12 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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    Education Books Identified for Weeding

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-04-06 Blog Tags: weeding | Weeding Project
    Attached is a list of books that have been identified for removal from the Education Library Collection. Please note that many of these titles were selected because they are duplicate copies, newer editions are available, condition is poor, and/or have low circulation statistics. If you have concerns or questions regarding any of these titles…
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    Books to be Weeded (J to JC 481)

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-03-31 Blog Tags: Weeding Project
    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Political Science. If you see anything that you feel should be put back on the shelves, please contact Deneen Dutchak (ddutchak@lakeheadu.ca) before April 14, 2017.
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