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Google Book Settlement.

Baylor University has posted a succinct account of the Google Book Settlement. The explanation offers a number of actions that faculty can take who have publications included within the database. This document is available at: http://www.baylor.edu/copyright/googlebooksettlement . 5/12/09.

AAU, ARL, CNI, and NASULGC Statement.

A broad coalition of university and library advocates recently posted the following statement,
"The University's Role in the Dissemination of Research and Scholarship -- A Call to Action."
http://www.arl.org/bm~doc/disseminating-research-feb09.pdf 5/18/09

Columbia University Libraries Scholarly Communication Program Speaker Series.

The recently released videos from those events are found at: http://tinyurl.com/c4jrdc 5/18/09.