Changes to uOttawa Library Borrowing Privileges for APTPUO members

To: APTPUO members
From: University of Ottawa Library
Subject: Changes to Borrowing Privileges
Further to the 2014 APTPUO and uOttawa collective agreement negotiations, APTPUO members will have the following borrowing privileges as of Monday, January 12th, 2015:
Borrow up to 100 items for the session (subject to recalls) with up to 2 renewals.
Please note that materials already on loan must be brought to a circulation desk in order for the loan period to be extended until the end of the term.  Otherwise, renewals online will continue to be for the 28-day loan period (maximum 11 times), until the materials are returned.
For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Library at:

Signed Articles - Collective Agreement 2013-2016

Throughout this round of bargaining, the Association and the Employer signed 135 articles since November 2013.

To view the articles, please follow the links below. They are organized based on the dates that they were signed. Unfortunately, they are currently available in the language in which they were written.

14 November 2013 - includes changes to articles 3.6.2, 2, 3.12.3, 5.6.1, 5.10.3, 5.10.2, 10.4, and 5.2.3

26 November 2013- includes changes to articles 3.3.2, 3.3.3, 3.7, and

05 Decemver 2013 - includes changes to articles 3.4.6, 4.3.1, 4.4, and 4.5

19 March 2014 - includes changes to articles 2.4 and 10.8

02 April 2014 - includes changes to articles 2.3, 5.9.1, and 5.10

30 April 2014 - includes changes to articles 10.10 and 10.12

14 May 2014 - includes changes to articles 3.4.5 (new article) and 3.8.2

18 June 2014 - includes changes to articles 2.3.2, 5.2.2, and 6

25 June 2014 - includes changes to articles 3.3.5 and 5.8.5

02 July 2014 - includes changes to articles 2.1.3 and 9.4

09 July 2014 - includes changes to articles 3.13,, 5.5, and 10.17

16 July 2014 - includes changes to articles 5.4, 10.1.1, 10.11, 10.13, 10.14, and 10.15

23 July 2014 - includes changes to articles 7.1, 7.3, and 7.5.2

20 August 2014 - includes changes to articles 2.1, 2.3, 5.1,,, 5.6, 5.8, 5.9.3, 5.13 (Long-Term Appointments), 9.5, 10.5, Salary Offer, Health Plan, and Memorandum of Settlement


Other Documents:


Ratification Meeting Document - Summary of Changes


Agreement in Principle

The Association has reached an agreement in principle with the Employer last Wednesday, 20 August. Details will be provided at the membership ratification meeting in September.

APTPUO In Bargaining - General Meeting Reminder - Monday July 21

Attend your Union’s General Meeting!

The Association's bargaining committee is well underway in this round of negociations. Attend Monday's General Meeting to get the latest updates.

The Association’s Board of Directors is calling a Special General Meeting to hold elections for a recent vacancy on the Board.

This meeting will be held:

Monday, July 21, 2014 at 5:30pm

Morisset (MRT) 218


Please RSVP and spread the word among your colleagues. All APTPUO members are welcome, even if you are not currently teaching a course! You remain an APTPUO member for two years after the last course taught.

A light meal will be provided.

For further information, you can contact the office of the Association.

Upload the General Meeting Package here.

** If you need any specific accommodation requirements, please let us know. The meeting will be held in a physically accessible room.