UC-AFT Unit 17 Librarians Effects Bargaining COVID-19

We hope that all UC-AFT librarians are weathering this crisis in the best way possible. This rapid transition has left us all more busy than ever, and while the message below is long, it’s vital to the important work we all do for the University. That said, nothing is more important than each and every … Continue reading UC-AFT Unit 17 Librarians Effects Bargaining COVID-19

Thank you for standing with our union

As UC-AFT librarians celebrate our second raise in as many months -- a direct result of the successful contract negotiations that concluded this spring -- we want to send our sincere thanks to all the people outside our union who supported us during a nearly year-long bargaining process. From the very first “turn out” for … Continue reading Thank you for standing with our union

Rank and file appeal to the University Librarians

While our Table Team was hard at work last week hashing out the details of a hoped-for package deal, our librarians wanted to make sure that UC Library administrators understood how much these issues matter to us, and how vital this phase of negotiations is to reach a deal.  So, we drafted a letter to … Continue reading Rank and file appeal to the University Librarians