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News & Announcements 5/28/15

ARL, ACRL, ALA form joint advisory task force to clarify Academic Library Definitions in IPEDS Survey; ALA’s Office of Information Technology Policy Releases “Digital Futures” Report; Change in Libra...
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News & Announcements 5/26/15

A New Report from Europeana Looks at What Makes For Good Metadata; Schools, Libraries Will Receive Full Request of $3.9B in E-Rate Funding; Europeana for Education and Learning Releases New Policy Re...
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ATG People the News 5/25/15

National Library of Ireland Announces Appointment of Dr. Sandra Collins as New Director Citing the National Library of Ireland website, InfoDOCKET reports that the National Library of Ireland (NLI) h...
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News & Announcements 5/22/15

Elsevier rebuffs COAR/SPARC criticism of sharing and hosting policy; U-M Library discovers unpublished memoir within new Orson Welles acquisition; Stanford University Libraries Acquires Extensive Pho...
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SAGE Banned Book Photo Contest

Send us a photo of yourself with your favorite banned book and win a registration to ALA Are you a librarian who believes in wide access to literature? Are you willing to add your face to those who b...
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ATG People in the News 5/19/15

Amy Brand, Digital Science, Receives 2015 CSE Award for Meritorious Achievement Industry veteran noted for her dedication to developing a future-facing scholarly communication ecosystem Philadelphia,...
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ATG People in the News 5/18/15

Robert Darnton Stepping Down From Harvard University Librarian Position According to InfoDOCKET “Robert C. Darnton ’60, the Harvard University librarian and a University professor, will step do...
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News & Announcements 5/12/15

Entire Harper’s Bazaar Archive to be Accessible for First Time Online; Free Textbook Initiative Expands in Virginia; Updated Version of California Digital Library’s “Technical Requirements for Licens...
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ATG People in the News 5/12/15

Irene M.H. Herold elected ACRL vice-president/president-elect ALANews reports that “Irene M. H. Herold, university librarian at the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, has been elected ACRL vice-pr...
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News You Need to Start the Week

Oxford University Press and Virtual Library of Virginia (VIVA) Announce New Content Deal; University of Arkansas Faculty Approve Open Access Policy; Digital Forensics, Obsolete Formats, and the Harva...