ATG News You Need to Start the Week 1/16/17

DPLA to Expand Access to Ebooks with $1.5 Million in New Funding From Sloan Foundation;   *George Mason University partners with Wiley for online graduate programs;   *ACRL Receives Delmas Foundation...

ATG People in the News 1/12/17

Pallante to Head AAP, and More Publisher’s Lunch reports that “former Register of Copyrights Maria Pallante will join the Association of American Publishers on January 17 as the new presi...

ATG People in the News 1/11/17

Joseph D. Combs Jr. Appointed ARL Visiting Program Officer for Accessibility ARL News reports that “the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) has named Joseph (Jody) Dale Combs Jr. as a visit...

ATG News & Announcements 1/10/17

Submit Projects for the NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Library Edition;   *Print Sales Increase by 3.3% in 2016;   *OverDrive Reports Library Borrowing of eBooks and Audiobooks Up 21% in 2016;   *ALA a...

More ATG People in the News 1/9/17

APA Appoints Rose Sokol-Chang, PhD, Publisher of Journals The American Psychological Association has appointed Rose Sokol-Chang, PhD, as publisher of journals in its Office of Publications and Databa...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 1/2/17

UMass Boston professors upset by cut in funding for library;   *Ten Stories That Shaped 2016;    *US Bookstores Report Lacklustre Sales During the Holiday Season;   *Tar Heel Reader Approaches 10 Mil...

ATG News & Announcements 12/31/16

Liblicense-l has completed 20 years of publication;   *Roundup of New Reference, Research, and Data Reports Available on Open Web;    *SSRN (Social Science Research Network) Top Papers of 2016;   *19...

ATG People in the News 12/30/16

  WPI Announces the Appointment of Anna Gold as University Librarian “Worcester Polytechnic Institute has announced “the appointment of Anna Gold as its new university librarian. Unt...

ATG News & Announcements 12/29/16

A Selection of New/Updated Reports From the Congressional Research Service;    *National Library of Israel Receives First Shipment of Kafka Letters;    *Registry of U.S. Federal Scientific Collection...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 12/26/16

Penn State University Press celebrating 60 years with new direction, branding;   *UC Libraries acquires Cambridge Books Online collection for systemwide access to Cambridge University Press eBooks pu...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 12/19/16

Libraries retain more than $1.3 billion in federal funding in massive spending bill passed by Congress;  *Sixty Major German Research Universities Reject Elsevier’s Nationwide Licensing Offer, No Ful...