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ATG News & Announcements 12/2/16

Lulu Launches Academic Publishing Platform;    *Library of Congress, Digital Public Library of America to form New Collaboration;    *Arizona State University: On the Heels of its 50th Anniversary, H...
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ATG People in the News 11/30/16

Walter announces candidacy for 2018-19 ALA presidency ALA News reports that “Scott Walter, university librarian, DePaul University, Chicago, has filed as a petition candidate for the 2018-19 pr...
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ATG News & Announcements 11/29/16

Center for the Future of Libraries offers new fellowship opportunity;   *Florence’s National Central Library to Receive 15 Million Euro Investment from Italian Government;   *Unreleased H.G. Wells St...
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ATG News You Need to Start the Week 11/28/16

A ‘Moon Shot’ for Libraries;   *Concordia University ventures into open access book publishing;   *PG Wodehouse Secures Redemption as British Library Acquires Priceless Archive;   *CIA Releases New D...
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ATG News & Announcements 11/25/16

“Who Doesn’t Read Books In America?”;   *Mississippi State University Libraries Digitize Civil War Diaries and Letters;   *Consortium of National and University Libraries (CONUL) Plan to Open Up Nati...
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ATG People in the News 11/23/16

Demos Parneros Named COO of Barnes & Noble According to GalleyCat “Demos Parneros has been named chief operating officer of Barnes & Noble. In his new role, which is effective immediate...
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ATG News & Announcements 11/22/16

Latest UKeiG White Paper deals with Digital Ethics;  *IOP Publishing and Altmetric partner to improve author services:   *NISO announces new publishers enacting phase two of KBART guidelines;   *W3C ...
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ATG News & Announcements 11/17/16

Duke University Libraries Support Digital Scholarship: Tenth Profile in ARL Series;   *Eastern Michigan University Library will be first to integrate Alma and Summon;   *2016 National Book Award Winn...
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ATG People in the News 11/17/16

Michael Della Bitta Named DPLA Director of Technology Library Technology Guides reports that “the Digital Public Library of America is pleased to announce that Michael Della Bitta has been name...
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ATG News & Announcements 11/15/16

OhioLINK takes steps toward textbook affordability;   *ALA President Julie Todaro releases statement on Libraries, the Association, Diversity and Inclusion;   *Government Accountability Office (GAO) ...
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ATG News & Announcements 11/11/16

IMLS releases grant guidelines;   *Nature Communications to incorporate transparent peer review following a successful ten-month trial;   *Chinese researchers responsible for ‘fake peer review&...
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ATG News & Announcements 11/8/16

The National Central Library of Rome adds catalog collections to WorldCat;   *A Conversation Between Tony Marx, President of the New York Public Library and Librarian of Congress, Carla Hayden;   *DP...