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Question of the Month

From the Catherwood Library reference librarians

June 2002

PLEASE NOTE: The Reference Question of the Month is kept current only during the month for which it was written. Archived questions will not be updated, and over time may contain inaccurate information or broken web links. We provide archived questions as a service, since much of the information will remain accurate and of continued interest to the ILR community.

Question: Can graduate students and/or teaching assistants organize a union?

Answer: Whether or not graduate students and teaching assistants are considered employees is being decided by state labor boards and the National Labor Relations Board.

Here are some resources that may provide useful information:

Associations, Directories, and Miscellaneous

Articles

Databases

Search for article abstracts and selected full text on this topic in the following library databases: ERIC ABI/Inform Business Source Premier Sociological Abstracts Alternative Press Index

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