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News & Announcements 9/23/16

SA ePublications: the breadth and depth of African-rich content With the focus on African research, Sabinet proudly launched the new SA ePublications platform on September 2, 2016, at Gallagher Estat...
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ATG News You Need to Start the Week 9/19/16

ALCTS 2017 Ross Atkinson Award nominations sought;   *The University of Texas at Austin joins OLH LPS model;   *Arizona State University: “No Internet, No Power, No Problem: Solar Library Empowers Sc...
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ATG People in the News 9/19/16

Winners of 2016 ALPSP Awards announced at ALPSP Conference Dinner on September 15 KnowledgeSpeak reports that “The ALPSP Council presented this year’s ALPSP Award for Contribution to Scho...
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ATG News & Announcements 9/15/16

EBSCO releases Serial Price Projection for 2017     *Progress Update on ACRL Action-Oriented Research Agenda on Library Contributions to Student Learning and Success;   *Museum of Modern Art Releases...
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ATG People in the News 9/13/16

OCLC reports that they are “pleased to announce the appointment of Rachel Frick as Executive Director, OCLC Research Library Partnership. Frick will lead the program of OCLC Research that under...
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ATG News You Need to Start the Week 9/12/16

Napoleon’s Unpublished Manuscript Up for Auction;    *More than 500 New Words, Phrases, and Senses Added to Oxford English Dictionary;   *Open Library Foundation Established to “Promote Open Source P...
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ATG News & Announcements 9/10/16

Collection Assessment, SPEC Kit 352, Published by ARL;   *Open Library Foundation Established;   *Pearson slides as rivals warn on textbook sales;  *ALCTS 2017 Publication Awards nominations sought; ...
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ATG News & Announcements 9/9/16

Variety of Tours Available for Charleston Conference Attendees;    *EBSCO Information Services Releases Serial Price Projection for 2017  *ACRL seeks nominations for 2017 awards recognizing outstandi...
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ATG News You Need to Start the Week 9/5/16

ALA makes recommendations to FCC on digital inclusion plan;   *A Look at the Met­ro­pol­i­tan State University – St. Paul Public Joint-Use Library;   *Queens Library Launches Digital Archives;   *The...
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ATG People in the News 9/4/16

  Carla Hayden Swearing-In To Be Broadcast on YouTube According to the Library of Congress Blog “Carla D. Hayden will be sworn in as the 14th Librarian of Congress in a historic ceremony i...
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ATG News & Announcements 9/2/16

2016 Library Design Showcase;   *Elsevier’s New Patent for Online Peer Review Throws a Scare Into Open-Source Advocates;   *College & Research Libraries – September 2016;   *Pew Releases Survey F...
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ATG News You Need to Start the Week 8/29/16

*Keeping Up With… Cybersecurity, Usability, and Privacy;   *IMLS Awards Nearly $7 Million in Grants (Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian, Native American, Native Hawaiian Programs);   *New Titles in th...
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ATG News & Announcements 8/25/16

University of Iowa Libraries Supports Digital Scholarship: Seventh Profile in ARL Series;   *Elsevier’s DataSearch Launches (Beta), New Resource Searches Across Multiple Repositories;  *Textbook Tren...