International Association of Scientific and Technological University Libraries

Welcome to IATUL

IATUL provides a forum for the exchange of ideas relevant to librarianship in technological universities throughout the world. It also provides library directors and senior managers an opportunity to develop a collaborative approach to solving common problems.
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Net Neutrality Principles
ARL along with 10 other higher education and library organizations released a joint set of Net Neutrality Principles that they recommend from the basis of an upcoming Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decision to protect the openness of the internet.

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Nearly 50 signatories ask Elsevier to withdraw TDM Policy.
LIBER and 17 other research and library organisations across Europe have called on Elsevier to withdraw its current policy on text and data mining (TDM). To date 38 organisations plus individual researchers, professors and librarians have signed the letter. 
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Stop the deluge of science research.
The increasing pace of human discovery is a curse - we need t rethink what it means to publish the results of research. 
The rapid growth of scientific literature is often seen as evidence, if evidence were needed, that the pace of human discovery is accelerating. 

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