The Library is pleased to announce the appointment of Meghan Whitfield as Senior Development Officer beginning August 27, 2019. Megan comes to the Library from a leadership role in the University of Waterloo's annual giving program, and brings a wealth of program experience with philanthropy in cultural heritage and academic institutions.
The Library is pleased to announce a new Open Access (OA) publishing discount available to University of Waterloo researchers. A 20% discount on article processing charges (APCs) for all Gold OA or Hybrid OA Cambridge Journals is the most recent addition to a growing list of OA publishing discounts available through the Library.
In late March 2019, academic publisher Elsevier acknowledged that user email addresses and passwords were exposed through a misconfigured server. The University of Waterloo Library subscribes to several Elsevier services, including: