November 14, 2018

Canada: “Advocacy Group Disappointed with ‘Secretive’ Government Library Review”

From Global News:

Save Saskatchewan’s Libraries, the group behind the successful campaign to restore funding to Saskatchewan’s provincial libraries, is not happy with the provincial government in terms of reviewing library funding and service delivery.

The group says they have confirmed that the province is currently reviewing library service delivery, legislation and funding, and that the consultations do not include the public.

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Save Saskatchewan Libraries is an advocacy group that began after the 2017 budget cut to public libraries and held the largest mass demonstration in the modern history of the province

Read the Complete Article (Including Comment from Saskatchewan Government)

See Also: Save Saskatchewan Libraries (on Facebook)

See Also: ‘We Made a Mistake': Sask. Government Turns Back Page on Library Cuts (April 2017)

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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