Chris Hedges at the Mir Centre last Friday

Pulitzer Prize winner Chris Hedges spoke at the Mir Centre on Friday, Feb 28.  If you were not able to take in his presentation, the Nelson Daily has a synopsis of the event here. "It was a large crowd listening to Hedges at the Brilliant Cultural Centre. He gave us all a hard head shake, … Continue reading Chris Hedges at the Mir Centre last Friday

Library Consortium Tests Interlibrary Loans of e-Books

Duke University’s libraries lend printed books to students and faculty members at other institutions all the time via interlibrary loan. But the university’s 900,000 e-books are off limits to anyone beyond the campus. Robert L. Byrd, Duke’s associate university librarian for collections and user services, would love to lend out those e-books. But he can’t … Continue reading Library Consortium Tests Interlibrary Loans of e-Books