ATG News & Announcements 2/23/17

Library Copyright Alliance Files Briefs, Submits Comments;   *ACRL Statement on the Dissemination of Federal Research;   *U.S. Dept of Defense Launches “Code.mil,” an Experiment in Open Source;   *Un...

ATG People in the News 2/20/17

Yewno appoints New COO for Education Yewno, a provider of a next generation inference engine technology targeting knowledge discovery, have appointed Franny Lee as Chief Operating Officer, Education ...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 2/20/17

The Future of Print;   * Big Read in the Big Apple: NYC Launches Reading Initiative;  *Internet Archive Reaches Semifinals in MacArthur Foundation’s Competition;   *U.S. Court Ruling Sparks Debate Ov...

ATG People in the News 2/19/17

Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, Profiled in The New Yorker infoDOCKET reports that “a New Yorker profile (approx.2600 words) was published today and is titled, “The Librarian Of Congre...

ATG People in the News 2/17/17

Follett Corporation names George F. Coe as COO Follett Corporation President and CEO Ray A. Griffith today announced the appointment of George F. Coe to Chief Operating Officer for Follett Corporatio...

ATG News & Announcements 2/16/17

Carnegie Mellon University Partners with Digital Science to Create a C21st Library;   *ACRL Presidential Candidates’ Online Forum;   *2017 Cunha-Swartzburg Award to MetaArchive;  *Bill To Make U.S. C...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 2/13/17

Archived webinar on Sci-Hub and resource sharing now available;  *As E-book Sales Decline, Digital Fatigue Grows;   *New Report From Project THOR: “Services that Support Claiming of Datasets in Multi...

ATG People in the News 2/9/17

Dean of libraries announces retirement  Jim Mullins, dean of libraries and the Esther Ellis Norton Professor, has announced that he will retire from Purdue on Dec. 31. “Since joining Purdue in 2004, ...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 2/6/17

New Checklists to Support Library Patron Privacy;   *Keeping Up | Budgets & Funding;   *Rumors of the Demise of Books Greatly Exaggerated | Gallup;   *New Online: Sigmund Freud Collection;   *Cho...

ATG People in the News 2/6/17

Kathleen Keane, director of JHU Press for past 13 years, to retire The Hub reports that “Kathleen Keane, who has served as director of the Johns Hopkins University Press since 2004 and led its ...

ATG News & Announcements 2/2/17

College & Research Libraries – February 2017;   *Plum Analytics Acquired by Elsevier;   *STM Online services to grow, says new Simba Information report;   *De Gruyter announces structural changes...

ATG News & Announcements 1/28/17

2017 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award Winners Announced;   *Readers’ advisory experts announce 2017 Reading List: Year’s best in genre fiction for adult readers;   *2017 Over the Rainbow L...

ATG People in the News 1/28/17

Loretta Parham Named 2017 ACRL Academic / Research Librarian of the Year Loretta Parham, CEO and Director of the Atlanta University Center (AUC) Robert W. Woodruff Library, is the 2017 Association of...

Announcing ATG: The Podcast

Against the Grain, the premier journal linking publishers, vendors, and librarians, is pleased to announce a new podcast called ATG: The Podcast. This will be yet another way to access news, intervie...