Hi everyone, Another week, and just two weeks left in the Federal election (and for those planning early holidays, don't forget that the advance poll is next weekend). Re. below, I thought this recent resource (released this month) might be of interest to some. Enjoy the sun! Leo -------- 'Licensing and Copyright Management: Best Practices of Academic, Research and Special Libraries' Profiles 11 major university, corporate and government libraries in the U.S. and Canada and reports on their consortia arrangements, digitizing and licensing deals. Covers budgeting issues, negotiations with publishers, archival access, employee access to information, cost recovery, and more. Among the libraries profiled are: IBM, Ernst & Young, University of Idaho, Tulane, PriceWaterhouse Coopers, and University of South Carolina at Columbia. Publication Date: June 2004 Price: $80 US (print); $100 US (pdf- includes right to print one copy) -- Leo J. Deveau, B.A., M.Ed., MLIS Research and Communications Post-Secondary Educational Support Services Canadian Paraplegic Association (Nova Scotia).