ATG People in the News 3/29/17

Ward named dean of libraries at Appalachian ASU News reports that “Dr. Dane Ward has been named dean of libraries at Appalachian State University effective Aug.1. Ward comes from Illinois State...

ATG News & Announcements 3/29/17

NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Library Edition;   *Free Law Project Launches Effort to Download All Free Opinions and Orders from PACER;   *New Web Service Accurately Counts Item Downloads from Institu...

ATG News & Announcements 3/24/17

National Library Groups Oppose Bill to Make Register of Copyrights a Presidential Appointee;   *Clarivate Analytics Debuts Garfield Award;   *IMLS Speaks Out on Federal Budget;   *Archivist of U.S. S...

ATG People in the News 3/24/17

Stephanie Graves wins ETS Achievement Award According to ALA news “Stephanie Graves, Director of Learning & Outreach at Texas A&M University Libraries, was selected as the 2017 winner o...

ATG People in the News 3/17/17

Annual Reviews appoints Eva Emerson to lead new digital magazine “Nonprofit publisher Annual Reviews is pleased to announce that Eva Emerson has been appointed editor to lead a soon-to-be launc...

ATG News & Announcements 3/15/17

Library named for Charleston church shooting victim targeted;   *Library Impact on Undergraduate Student Learning Featured in Research Library Issues;   *A partnership to bring open annotation to eBo...

ATG People in the News 3/15/17

Wiegand wins Gale Cengage History Research and Innovation Award According to ALA News “Wayne A. Wiegand, author and  F. William Summers Professor Emeritus of Library and Information Studies at ...

ATG News & Announcements 3/7/17

Berkeley Will Delete Online Content;   *ARL Library Statements and Signs Affirming Our Core Beliefs;   *New web portal launched to search seven federal libraries with a single click;  *EU Court Rules...

ATG News & Announcements 3/4/17

New Data on the State of Academic Libraries Released;   *C&RL News – March 2017 Available;   *Call for Nominations: 2017 SSP Emerging Leader Award;   *ARL Libraries Issue Statements, Post Signs A...

ATG News & Announcements 3/2/17

College & Research Libraries – March 2017;   *ALA seeks proposals for 2017-2018 Diversity Research Grants through April 15;   *Major educational content providers and distributors join forces to ...

ATG People in the News 3/1/17

Brian E. Coutts named winner of RUSA’s Isadore Gilbert Mudge Award ALA News reports that “Brian E. Coutts, Professor and Head of the Department of Library Public Services at Western Kentucky Un...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 2/27/17

E-Book Sales Declined 18.7% and Audio Grew 29.6% in 2016;   *Pearson Publishing records their biggest loss ever;   *University of Notre Dame Libraries Support Digital Scholarship: 12th Profile in ARL...

ATG People in the News 2/27/17

ALCTS’ Piercy Award to Sarah Potvin According to ALA News “the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) named Sarah Potvin, digital scholarship librarian in the Offi...

ATG People in the News 2/24/17

ALA President-Elect, Jim Neal, Has Op/Ed Published re: Fair Use (via The Hill) In the latest News Roundup infoDOCKET reports that ALA President-Elect, Jim Neal has posted the following editorial on T...