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 ====== Ex Libris Association Statement on Recommendations for Improvements at Library and Archives Canada, June 2013 ====== ====== Ex Libris Association Statement on Recommendations for Improvements at Library and Archives Canada, June 2013 ======
  
-In February 2013, the Ex Libris Association issued a [[:​activities:​letters:​exlibris_statement_on_library_and_archives_canada_february_2013|Statement]] regarding our views on the general decline in services at Library and Archives Canada (LAC) along with several points to improve the situation. At the same time, our extensive timeline [[:​activities:​letters:​ex_libris_association_timeline_on_library_and_archives_canada_servive_decline_after_2004|Backgrounder]] covering the years 2004-13 detailed LAC’s fluctuating efforts to become a new kind of knowledge (or memory) institution. Obviously, LAC is struggling to chart a new course—part library, archives, and portrait gallery.\\+In February 2013, the Ex Libris Association issued a [[:​activities:​letters:​exlibris_statement_on_library_and_archives_canada_february_2013|Statement]] regarding our views on the general decline in services at Library and Archives Canada (LAC) along with several points to improve the situation. At the same time, our extensive timeline [[:​activities:​letters:​ex_libris_association_timeline_on_library_and_archives_canada_servive_decline_after_2004|Backgrounder]] covering the years after 2004 that detailed LAC’s fluctuating efforts to become a new kind of knowledge (or memory) institution. Obviously, LAC is struggling to chart a new course—part library, archives, and portrait gallery.\\
  
 Although LAC purports to be a new-style institution engaging in a modernization process with a new digital model driving service and collections,​ over the past three years many groups of librarians and archivists, have raised concerns about the direction, lack of consultation,​ and timing of LAC’s service delivery implementations as well as LAC’s seeming distancing itself from important provisions in the //Library and Archives of Canada Act//.\\ Although LAC purports to be a new-style institution engaging in a modernization process with a new digital model driving service and collections,​ over the past three years many groups of librarians and archivists, have raised concerns about the direction, lack of consultation,​ and timing of LAC’s service delivery implementations as well as LAC’s seeming distancing itself from important provisions in the //Library and Archives of Canada Act//.\\
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