UC Berkeley's libraries next chapter may be cuts
Submitted by Anonymous Patron (not verified) on June 20, 2012 - 3:44pm
"There are no first-rate universities in the world without a first-rate library," 110 faculty members declared in a petition asking the university for an extra year to find other ways of keeping Cal libraries not just afloat, but great. "We are in a crisis, and we have to kind of breathe a bit more deeply," said engineering Professor Panos Papadopoulos, who signed the petition. "We need to think more strategically." <p> <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2012/06/18/MNV01P0A6G.DTL">Read the entire story</a>, from the San Francisco Chronicle.