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Grant Potter

http://www.slaw.ca/2018/03/09/let-canada-be-first-to-turn-an-open-access-research-policy-into-a-legal-right-to-know/ HT: @sleslie “ it may be time for research libraries to assert their collective willingness to underwrite the costs of immediate and universal

Grant Potter

https://qz.com/1158839/the-case-against-library-fines-according-to-the-head-of-the-new-york-public-library/ cc: @sleslie "So we know 11,000 kids and teens have rekindled their relationship with reading, learning, and libraries one month after we offered the amnesty."

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"as we move creative scenes from cities and neighborhoods and onto the web, we outsource the publishing, storage, and archiving of their products to young, for-profit businesses — and therefore run the very serious risk of losing huge and important libraries of culture to the vagaries of a new and quickly moving economy." http://nymag.com/selectall/2017/07/soundcloud-shutting-down-what-happens-to-the-music.html

Grant Potter

.@OpenGLAM promotes free & open access to digital cultural heritage held by Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums https://openglam.org/

Grant Potter

Son & I adopting incredibly useful @echonest Infinite Jukebox http://labs.echonest.com/Uploader/index.html to explore/discover libraries for @ableton and @WeAreNovation launchpad

Grant Potter

So happy to see thousands of @VideoDifference titles preserved for public access http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/dalhousie-university-halifax-public-libraries-video-difference-1.3722688

Grant Potter

p5.sound brings the approach to + p5.js http://p5js.org/reference/#/libraries/p5.sound via @twoodwar

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https://journal.radicallibrarianship.org/index.php/journal/article/view/12/27 'As well as helping to bridge the digital divide, public libraries have a fundamental role to play in terms of intellectual privacy.'

Grant Potter

the @aadl 'Music Tools Collection' is outstanding http://www.aadl.org/musictools