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ATG News & Announcements 7/28/16

Choice and The Charleston Company announce collaboration on new online review resource for academic databases;   *Professors Know About Free Textbook Options, but Adoption Remains Low;    *Ingram Lau...
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ATG People in the News 7/26/16

Penn State librarian leads exploration of scholarly research activities Penn State News reports that “since 2012, Penn State Education and Behavioral Sciences Librarian Ellysa Stern Cahoy has s...
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ATG People in the News 7/24/16

Charleston library system snags librarian of the year as new director As the Charleston County Public Library gears up for a massive renovation and construction effort, it has hired a heavy hitter as...
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ATG People in the News 7/16/16

Susanne Mehrer Named Dean of Libraries at Dartmouth University According to infoDOCKET Susanne Mehrer, the deputy librarian of Cambridge University Library in Cambridge, England, has been named Dartm...
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News & Announcements 7/15/16

*Web of Science Sold for More Than $3 Billion;    *NASIG Conference Proceedings now Open Access;   *ACRL Issues Policy Statement on Open Access to Scholarship by Academic Librarians;   *Choice Suppor...
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ATG People in the News 7/12/16

David Leonard, New President of Boston Public Library, Chats with Boston Magazine infoDOCKET notes that brief interview with David Leonard, new President of the Boston Public Library recently appeare...
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ATG News & Announcements 7/9/16

*UMass Amherst Libraries Receives $600,000 Grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for W.E.B. Du Bois Center;   *Humanities Open Book Program Supports Out of Print Book Digitizing;   *Wellcome set to ...
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ATG People in the News 7/7/16

UKSG announces appointment of Sarah Bull as new Executive Director of UKSG “UKSG, the key professional interest group for the scholarly communications community, has announced the appointment o...
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ATG News You Need to Start the Week

College & Research Libraries – July 2016 is now available;   *New HathiTrust and NFB Partnership Will Make More Than 14 Million Digital Books Accessible to Blind and Print-Disabled Users;   *Spri...
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ATG News & Announcements 7/2/16

 *Roundup of New Data-Rich Research, Reference, and Statistical Reports (20 Items);   *New pay-per-use licensing solution for over 20m STM Journal articles launched;   *Fourth Feted with FOIA Reform!...