BigCityLib Strikes Back: Free the Canadian Archivist!

From a statement by the Canadian Library Association: (Ottawa, March 22, 2013) – The Canadian Library Association urges Library and Archives Canada to revisit its Code of Conduct in order to strike a more even balance between the duty of loyalty to the Government of Canada that all public servants have and the freedom of expression ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: The New LAC Code, or: Why Is That Librarian Staring At My Chest?

The new Library and Archives Canada code of behavior …says morals and ethics are part of a continuum with “self-regulation” at one end and “heterogulation” at the other. But at Language Log they’re not sure “heterogulation” is a word.  Several definitions have been proposed, probably the most interesting being: …”the act of ogling,” so “heterogulation” ...