ATG News You Need to Start the Week 1/22/18

CRL To Acquire Ten New Collections;  * Proposals Due Jan. 29 for Research Agenda on the Research Environment and Scholarly Communication System;  *Guidelines for Media Resources in Academic Libraries...

ATG News & Announcements 1/20/18

Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing, version 3;  *The London Book Fair International Excellence Awards 2018: NEW LIBRARY OF THE YEAR AWARD;  *A New Digital Collection...

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As many of you know, the Charleston Conference and Against the Grain moved into a new office last year when Katina and Bruce Strauch, owners, retired from their “day jobs” at the College of Charlesto...

ATG People in the News 1/15/18

Five librarians selected as 2018 IFLA/OCLC Fellows OCLC News reports that “OCLC, along with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), has named five libraria...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 1/15/18

Digital Science Launches Dimensions: a Next-generation Research and Discovery Platform Linking 124 Million Documents…;   *Guidelines for Media Resources in Academic Libraries Draft Revision Fee...

ATG News & Announcements 1/11/18

Sales of Print Books Increased, Slightly, in 2017;  *Technology at the Library: Long-Hidden Text Is Uncovered in Alexander Hamilton Letter;  *Research Square’s new multimedia product, Video Byt...

ATG People in the News 1/11/18

New CEO for Emerald Publishing Research Information reports that “Emerald Publishing has appointed Vicky Williams as its new CEO. Richard Bevan, who has been CEO of Emerald Group since 2010, wi...
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ATG News & Announcements 1/10/18

ARL Leadership & Career Development Program (LCDP) 2018–2019. Call for Nominations and Applications by February 21; 2018 Academic Library Impact Research Grants;  *New LPC resource for the librar...

ATG People in The News 1/10/18

Mary Lee Kennedy Named ARL Executive Director According to ARL News “the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Board of Directors has appointed Mary Lee Kennedy executive director of the Asso...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 1/8/18

Germany vs Elsevier: universities win temporary journal access after refusing to pay fees;  *C&RL News – January 2018 is now available;  *The Realities of Research Data Management Part Three: Inc...

ATG News & Announcements 1/3/18

All SNSF research publications to become freely available as of 2020;  *Frontiers forms open access publishing agreement with Cardiff University;  *Mapping the future of academic libraries;   *Texas ...

ATG People in the News 1/2/18

Lance Werner: LJ’s 2018 Librarian of the Year According to Library Journal “if you ask Lance Werner, executive director of the Kent District Library (KDL), MI, what makes him a strong leader, a...

ATG News & Announcements 12/27/18

Senators introduce bipartisan Museum and Library Services Act of 2017;  *UK Government “Admits ‘Losing’ Thousands of Papers from National Archives”;  *Library of Congress Makes Announcement Re: Twitt...

ATG People in the News 12/27/17

University of Illinois Librarian to Help Puerto Rican Libraries with Disaster Recovery Citing the the University of Illinois News Service, infoDOCKET reports that Miriam Centeno, the collections care...

ATG News & Announcements 12/21/17

ACRL Request for Proposals: Research Agenda on the Research Environment and Scholarly Communication System;  *OER Adoptions on the Rise;  *Audiobook Sales Increased 27.6% in August 2017;  *Atlas Obsc...