[Libs-Or] Oregonian's new 4 day delivery schedule in October
buzzy at hoodriverlibrary.org
Tue Jul 9 12:38:36 PDT 2013
I was wondering if all of the deliveries would be affected by this, as
many of us receive the papers from 3rd-party delivery companies. I have
a call in to our delivery folks.
Hood River County Library District
502 State St
Hood River, OR 97031
On 07/09/2013 12:00 PM, Leah Griffith wrote:
> So... is anyone making plans or talking to the Oregonian about
> libraries being able to get 7 day delivery (like retirement homes)
> when they move to their 4 day delivery schedule in October?
> Is this something that OLA could do for all of us, or Multnomah
> County, are you talking to them? Should we all be calling them? I
> certainly am not planning on stopping at a box or the store on the way
> to work on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays to provide my patrons with
> the newspaper, but I really hate the idea of not providing the paper
> on those three days.
> Here's the abbreviated article, if you missed it.
> The Oregonian will go to four-day home delivery
> By*Brent Hunsberger, The Oregonian***
> June 20, 2013 at 7:15 PM, updatedJune 21, 2013 at 12:36 PM
> The Oregonian, the state's largest and longest continuously published
> newspaper, will curb home delivery to four days a week and lay off
> some staff as it reorganizes operations to emphasize online news.
> The newspaper will continue to publish seven days a week. Advance
> Publications Inc., the paper's New Jersey-based owner, will close
> Oregonian Publishing Co. on Oct. 1 and begin operating*The Oregonian*
> <http://www.oregonlive.com/oregonian>and affiliate*OregonLive.com*
> <http://www.oregonlive.com/> through a subsidiary called Oregonian
> Media Group.
> ............................. See the full article at
> *http://tinyurl.com/nxwagxf *...............................
> /Continuing:/ The Oregonian, first published as the Weekly Oregonian
> in 1850, will be sold only on newsstands on Mondays, Tuesdays and
> Thursdays. It will be delivered to subscribers and available for
> single copy purchase on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
> Print subscribers will also get*an electronic edition of each day's
> paper* <http://digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/ODE/Oregonian/>, and
> many retirement homes will continue to get daily print editions.
> /LG: so can libraries be like retirement homes? OK, I don't like that
> analogy, but you know what I mean ;-)///
> *Leah *
> Leah M. Griffith
> Director, Newberg Public Library 503-537-1256
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