Petition Update

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Bill Robinson
Toronto, ON

Jun 26, 2013 — Hoping for more Francophone & European supporters:
http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2013/06/Canadian-Association-of-University-Teachers-criticizes-Library-and-Archives-Canada-digital-plan.html?pub=1

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An association representing 68,000 Canadian academics has called on Library and Archives Canada to tear up its deal to have a non-profit firm digitize historic documents. In an interview with the Citizen, Canadian Association of University Teachers executive director Jim Turk was harshly critical of LAC's "perverse" approach to digitization and its agreement with Canadiana.org.
http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org