ATG News & Announcements 10/12/17

New Bowker report reveals self-publishing ISBNs climbed 8 percent between 2015 and 2016;  *An obscure copyright law is letting the Internet Archive distribute books published 1923-1941;  *Publishers ...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 10/9/17

University of Calgary Awarded $1.5M Mellon Foundation For Research Into Media Preservation;  *New Report: “A Landscape Study on Open Access and Monographs: Policies, Funding And Publishing In Eight E...

ATG People in the News 10/4/17

Matthew Harp, Joanne Paterson Named Visiting Program Officers for SHARE Humanities Project “The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) has appointed Matthew Harp and Joanne Paterson as visitin...

ATG News & Announcements 9/26/17

arXiv Announces Launch of the “Economics arXiv”;  *GPO and LC Release Digitized Bound Congressional Record for the 1920s Now Available Online;  *Nominations sought for ALCTS 2018 HARRASSOWITZ Award f...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 9/18/17

House approves full IMLS, LSTA and IAL funding for FY 2018;  *Issue Briefs Advise Libraries on Archiving Government Information, Licensing Metadata about Scholarship;  *National Archives (U.S.) Relea...

ATG News & Announcements 9/12/17

Choice and The Charleston Company Launch ccAdvisor;  *Diversity and Inclusion, SPEC Kit 356, Published by ARL;  *Education at a Glance 2017: OECD Indicators is Available (Full Text + Data Files);  *O...

ATG People in the News 9/11/17

EBSCO Industries promotes David Walker as new CEO Library Technology Guides reports that “EBSCO Industries, … announced Wednesday that Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Op...

ATG News & Announcement 9/8/17

EBSCO Information Services Partners with ARL to Provide Internships for Diversity Scholars;  *LIBER signs open letter to stop potentially harmful copyright reform;  *Association of European Research ...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 9/4/17

Diversity Remains a Challenge in Academic Libraries;  *Library of Congress Announces Winners of 2017 Literacy Awards;  *College & Research Libraries – September 2017;  *IMLS Awards 49 National Le...

ATG People in the News 9/4/17

CARL appoints Jeff Moon as Director, Portage According to KnowledgeSpeak “the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) has announced the appointment of Jeff Moon as the next Director o...

ATG News & Announcements 9/1/17

ACRL Seeking Feedback on Draft of Revised Standards for Libraries in Higher Education;  *ARL Conducts Search for Next Executive Director;  *ARL Urges Federal Communications Commission to Preserve an ...

ATG People in the News 8/30/17

Garrett P. Kiely appointed to third term as director of University of Chicago Press According to UChicagoNews “Garrett P. Kiely, a leader in academic publishing who has expanded and elevated th...