CoUL Issues Statement of Support for Dale Askey


On March 26, 2013, the UC’s Council of University Librarians issued a statement of support for McMaster University librarian Dale Askey who has been sued by a publisher for making defamatory remarks in a blog post. The CoUL’s statement is linked from the CoUL Documents webpage.

More information on the Dale Askey lawsuit can be found at various places around the web, including the Library Journal’s InfoDocket site.



Joanne Miller
Systemwide Library Planning | California Digital Library
University of California, Office of the President
Ph: (510) 587-6141

Last updated: July 15, 2013