Keeping up with the world of Information is a full-time job (aka being a Librarian). It also is critical to the work of Faculty at a University. Consequently, the library has created this libguide to provide assistance with:
Source for news and information about higher education in Canada. Some content is free (in particular there are news feeds and links to other sites) and anything not freely available can be read in the library's copy of University Affairs.
Some articles are only for subscribers, but some are free. This publication is also in the library if you want to read the articles for subscribers.
Canadian Association of Univerity Teachers puts out news, publications and advocacy issues that discuss issues in higher education from the perspective of educators and that impact educators. They were the leading critic of the the Federal Government's decision to decimate Library and Archives Canada.
EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education through the use of information technology.
For a broad look at events impacting higher education, this news source is good.
Daily listing of the top 10 stories impacting higher education. Has good list of stories about Canda.
Series of broadcast talks by leaders in their fields of knowledge. Its motto is "Ideas Worth Spreading".
The NMC Horizon Project charts the landscape of emerging technologies for teaching, learning, and creative inquiry. Famous for annual reports on Trends in Higher Education
If you are downloading content from the library’s digital library, please be aware that the proxy server only allows a maximum of 400 MB of data (article, ebooks, pictures, etc.) to be downloaded by a user per day. If you reach that limit you will get an error message. Your account will be blocked for 6 hours. It happens rarely but can be an issue.