Federation of Ontario Public Libraries

[US Global]Publishers Are on a Collision Course With Libraries

http://newsbreaks.infotoday.com/NewsBreaks/Publishers-Are-on-a-Collision-Course-With-Libraries-133723.asp

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Edmonton City council passed a motion Tuesday to lobby the federal government to help break down barriers to accessing digital content for library users across the country.

Edmonton joins Toronto, Ottawa, Halifax, and several other municipalities who want the federal government to investigate the problems multinational publishers are posing for libraries when it comes to accessing digital content, particularly electronic books.

CBC.CA
Edmonton city council passed a motion Tuesday to lobby the federal government to help break down barriers to accessing digital content for library users across the country.