Monthly Archive for November, 2013

New GODORT Occassional Paper!

Sherry Smugler, Government Publications and Reference Librarian at the University of Toronto, Canada has just written a new report entitled – Facing Change: A Perspective on Government  Publications Services in Canadian Academic Libraries in the Internet Age as part of the American Library’s Association Government Documents Round Table Section. It offers an […]

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Canadian Historical Debates 1867- 1994 now online!

A joint project of the Library of Parliament and Canadiana.org, the Historical Debates of the Parliament of Canada  portal includes all debates the House of Commons and Senate  from Parliament 1, Session 1 (1867) until  1994 (House)  and 1996 (Senate)  when coverage begins on the Parliamentary website parl.gc.ca.  The  new website Historical […]

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Good-bye to Canada’s DSP

As of December 31, 2013, the Depository Services Program for Canada, which has existed since 1927, will be ending. The DSP will only be capturing born digital  publications produced by government agencies. The DSP will no longer be a central distribution point for print publications. As a result of the […]

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