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The Boston Library Consortium, an association of 17 academic and research libraries located in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire, is dedicated to sharing human and information resources to advance the research and learning of its constituency. Founded in 1970, the Consortium supports resource sharing and enhancement of services to users through programs in cooperative collecting, access to electronic resources and physical collections, and enhanced interlibrary loan and document delivery.


BLC News

  • ATG NewsChannel Interviews: Susan Stearns, Boston Library Consortium & John Unsworth, Brandeis University Click here to read Against The Grain's interview with Susan Stearns (Executive Director, BLC) and John Unsworth (Vice Provost for Library and Technology Services/Chief Information Officer, Brandeis University ...
    Posted Aug 15, 2014, 9:21 AM by Ondi Gottesman
  • Global Coalition of Access to Research, Science and Education Organizations calls on STM to Withdraw New Model Licenses The Boston Library Consortium has added its name to a list of organizations calling on the Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers to withdraw its new model licenses ...
    Posted Aug 11, 2014, 12:40 PM by Ondi Gottesman
  • Workforce Transformation: Adding Value Beyond Discovery ARL's Transforming Research Libraries Committee has published an essay by Boston College's University Librarian, Tom Wall, in which he considers the importance of scholarly communication and special ...
    Posted Aug 6, 2014, 11:03 AM by Ondi Gottesman
  • "Ebook Pricing Hikes Amount to Price-Gouging" in the Chronicle of Higher Education The Chronicle of Higher Education has published a letter to the editor by Susan Stearns, Executive Director of the Boston Library Consortium, and John Unsworth, President Elect of the Boston ...
    Posted May 27, 2014, 1:19 PM by Ondi Gottesman
  • Register for Networking Day, June 3rd 2014 The EventThe Boston Library Consortium invites all members to the BLC's Annual Networking Day to meet new colleagues and catch up with old ones.  We are delighted to ...
    Posted May 12, 2014, 9:00 AM by Ondi Gottesman
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