Advocacy and Public Policy Committee News Alerts v. 5 n. 5, May 2019
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Art, Activism, & Social Justice
- Goldberger, Paul. “I.M. Pei, Master Architect Whose Buildings Dazzled the World, Dies at 102.” The New York Times, May 18, 2019.
- Greenberger, Alex. “‘We Will Come Back’: Decolonize This Place Leads Protest at Whitney, Marches to Controversial Board Member’s House.” ARTnews, May 17, 2019.
- Harris, Elizabeth A. “The Met Will Turn Down Sackler Money Amid Fury Over the Opioid Crisis.” The New York Times, May 17, 2019.
- Jacobs, Julia. “Two Transgender Activists Are Getting a Monument in New York.” The New York Times, May 30, 2019.
- Porter, Mikaela. “‘It’s Art Activism’: Charleston Artists Gather at Calhoun Monument, Urge Its Removal.” Post and Courier, May 17, 2019.
- Selvin, Claire. “MFA Boston Details Investigation into Racist Incident, Announces Response.” ARTnews, May 24, 2019.
- Selvin, Claire. “‘Not Just Shaming Filthy Rich Bastards’: Panel Talk in New York Tackles Power and Politics in Art.” ARTnews, May 31, 2019.
Copyright, Fair Dealing, & Fair Use
- Doctorow, Cory. "Notre Dame's New Spire Might Be Copyrighted and Blocked by EU Filters." BoingBoing, May 1, 2019.
- Doctorow, Cory. "Poland has Asked the European Court of Justice to Overturn the #CopyrightDirective." BoingBoi
ng, May 26, 2019.
- Moss, Alex. "Reddit Commenter's Fight for Anonymity Is a Win for Free Speech and Fair Use." Electronic Frontier Foundation, May 21, 2019.
- Hurst-Wahl, Jill. "Does Canada's Copyright Exception Put Their Educational Publishers at Risk?" Digitization 101, May 28, 2019.
- Rogers, Sarah. "Iqaluit Meeting Explores How Intellectual Property Can Include Indigenous Knowledge, Expression." Nunatsiaq News, May 22, 2019.
- Connic, Jennifer. "Ontario Libraries Face Deep Budget Cuts to Provincial Services." Library Journal, May 15, 2019.
- "Funding and Technical Assistance Available for Rural Communities" National Endowment for the Arts, May 22, 2019.
- "IMLS Announces New Deputy Director of Library Services." IMLS, May 7, 2019.
- "More than $80 Million in Arts Funding Awarded Across the Nation." National Endowment for the Arts, May 15, 2019.
- "U.S. House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee Approves NEW and NEH Increase!" Americans for the Arts, May 15, 2019.
Intellectual Freedom/Access to Information
- Brodkin, Jon. "Democrats Cave on Net Neutrality after GOP Calls Bill 'Dead on Arrival.'" Ars Technica, May 24, 2019.
- "Further Reading: Demand for Diversity." BookNet Canada, May 17, 2019.
- Gregory, Jamie. "Eliminating Librarian Positions Limits Intellectual Freedom." Intellectual Freedom Blog. May 30, 2019.
- Gregory, Jamie. "Moving Post- Post-Truth in a Trump Biography for Young Readers by Martha Brockenbrough." Intellectual Freedom Blog. May 9, 2019.
- King, Andrew. "Drag 101 Cancelled. Delaware County Library Cites 'Veiled Threats.'" Columbus Dispatch, May 29, 2019.
- “Investing in Open Scholarly Infrastructure: A Community Opportunity.” SPARC - News, May 14, 2019.
- Noorden, Richard Van. “Indonesia Tops Open-Access Publishing Charts.” Nature, May 15, 2019.
- Rabesandratana, Tania. “Radical Open-Access Plan Delayed a Year as Revised Effort Seeks More Support.” Science, May 30, 2019.
- Campos Salles, Ana Elisa de. "Queer but Not Out: The Importance of Making Your Queer and Questioning Users Welcome: Choose Privacy Week 2019." Choose Privacy Every Day, May 6, 2019.
- Fister, Barbara. "Promises, Promises." Inside Higher Ed, May 9, 2019.
- Freeman, John Mack. "'I Didn’t Want to Know That!' Maintaining Privacy from Incidental Revelations: Choose Privacy Week 2019." Choose Privacy Every Day, May 1, 2019.
- Ildefonso, Madeleine. "Humility in Libraries: Finding Balance in Creating Coverage for Immigrants: Choose Privacy Week 2019." Choose Privacy Every Day, May 2, 2019.
- Lamanna, T.J. "Why Privacy Matters: Choose Privacy Week 2019." Choose Privacy Every Day, May 1, 2019.
- Lynch, Clifford A. "Reader Privacy: The New Shape of the Threat." Research Library Issues, no. 297 (2019): 7–14.
- Macrina, Alison. "Fighting Surveillance Is Not Impossible: Choose Privacy Week 2019." Choose Privacy Every Day, May 7, 2019.
- OIF Staff. "Inclusive Privacy: Resources and Readings for Choose Privacy Week 2019." Choose Privacy Every Day, May 8, 2019.
- Young, Scott W. H., Sara Mannheimer, Jason A. Clark, and Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe. "A National Forum on Web Privacy and Web Analytics: Action Handbook," May 2019.
- Young, Scott W. H., Sara Mannheimer, Jason A. Clark, and Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe. "A Roadmap for Achieving Privacy in the Age of Analytics: A White Paper from A National Forum on Web Privacy and Web Analytics," May 2019.
- Applin, S. A. "The Creeping Threat of Facial Recognition." Fast Company, May 7, 2019.
- Barber, Gregory. "Deepfakes are Getting Better, but They're Still Easy to Spot." Wired Magazine, May 26, 2019.
- Ennis, Matt. "Internet Archive Expands Partnerships for Open Library Project." Library Journal, May 2, 2019.
- Gangadharan, Seeta Peña and Jedrzej Niklas. "Decentering Technology in Discourse on Discrimination." Information, Communication, & Society, May 13, 2019.
- Padilla, Thomas, Laurie Allen, Hannah Frost, Sarah Potvin, Elizabeth Russey Roke, and Stewart Varner. "Final Report - Always Already Computational: Collections As Data." Zenodo, May 22, 2019.
- Young, Lauren. "Alterspace Transforms Libraries into 'Rooms of Requirement.'" Library Journal, May 22, 2019.
- Conner-Gaten, Aisha. "Thank You for Applying: Using POCs to Diversify a Search Pool." WOC+lib, May 3, 2019.
- Duplisea, Genna. "Archivists on the Issues: Rare & Ephemeral: A Snapshot of Full-Time New England Archives Jobs, 2018–2019." Issues & Advocacy Section of the Society of American Archivists, May 28, 2019.
- Farkas, Meredith. "Barriers to Diversity." American Libraries, May 1, 2019.
- Geraci, Aliqae, and Shannon L. Farrell. "Normalize Negotiation! Learning to Negotiate Salaries and Improve Compensation Outcomes to Transform Library Culture." In the Library With the Lead Pipe, May 22, 2019.
- Greenberger, Alex. "'It's Helpful to Know All Scales': Online Spreadsheet Discloses Museum Workers' Salaries." ARTnews, May 31, 2019.
This issue of News Alerts was compiled by Amy Furness, Sarah Hamerman, Serenity Ibsen, Karly Wildenhaus, Lynora Williams, and Michael Wirtz.