Category Archives: stacks

past entry 25sep

Hi. OCLC responded to my email to them. They copied and pasted their press release into an email. Classy. As It Happens, a CBC radio show, has a small radio spot on the Library Hotel vs OCLC dispute. [ thanks … Continue reading

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past entry 24sep

OCLC’s press release on the whole matter. Banned Books Week over at Overdue Media. PATRIOT Watch: Conservatives are really pulling out the stops on this Ashcroft vs Librarians dispute lately. The unwillingness to keep vagrants out of libraries goes to … Continue reading

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past entry 22sep

Hi. For some reason I am finding it easier to update this site now that I have a job. And I don’t even update it while I’m at work. I’m just more easily plugged in to things librarian, I suppose. … Continue reading

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past entry 21sep

This just in. OCLC is going after The Library Hotel with a ridiculous trademark infringement suit. Some discussion on MetaFilter here. You can contact OCLC here. [ lisnews ]

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past entry 20sep

Oh, hey, it’s banned books week. And again people debate the relevance of the name. Russ Kick who manages the very useful site The Memory Hole has written one of my favorite essays about BBW. The majority of books on … Continue reading

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