ATG People in the News 4/15/17

Lauren Pressley elected ACRL vice-president/president-elect ALA News reports that “Lauren Pressley, director of the University of Washington (UW) Tacoma Library and associate dean of UW Librari...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 4/11/17

Knight Foundation Issues Innovation Report, Grants;   *Ithaka S+R and OCLC Partnering on “University Futures; Library Futures” Research Project;   *New open access policy for all MIT authors;   *UN M...

ATG News & Announcements 4/6/17

ACRL 2017 continues record breaking paid attendance trend;  *AAUP Supports Duquesne University Press;   *Scientific Reports Overtakes PLOS ONE As Largest Megajournal;   *DPLA Lays Out Future Ebook St...

ATG People in the News 4/6/17

Copyright Clearance Center appoints Samantha Burridge to its Board of Directors According to KnowledgeSpeak “Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), … has announced the appointment of Samantha ...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 4/3/17

A Big Market Report: ‘Largest Cultural Industry in Europe’;   *New OCLC Research report explores the Realities of Research Data Management;   *Cambridge University Press partners with AJE to launch n...

ATG People in the News 3/29/17

Ward named dean of libraries at Appalachian ASU News reports that “Dr. Dane Ward has been named dean of libraries at Appalachian State University effective Aug.1. Ward comes from Illinois State...

ATG News & Announcements 3/29/17

NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Library Edition;   *Free Law Project Launches Effort to Download All Free Opinions and Orders from PACER;   *New Web Service Accurately Counts Item Downloads from Institu...

ATG News & Announcements 3/24/17

National Library Groups Oppose Bill to Make Register of Copyrights a Presidential Appointee;   *Clarivate Analytics Debuts Garfield Award;   *IMLS Speaks Out on Federal Budget;   *Archivist of U.S. S...

ATG People in the News 3/24/17

Stephanie Graves wins ETS Achievement Award According to ALA news “Stephanie Graves, Director of Learning & Outreach at Texas A&M University Libraries, was selected as the 2017 winner o...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 3/20/17

AAU, ARL, AAUP to Launch Open Access Monograph Publishing Initiative…;   *Titles Translated from 11 Languages: The 2017 Man Booker International Longlist;   *Thirty Museums and Libraries Named ...

ATG People in the News 3/17/17

Annual Reviews appoints Eva Emerson to lead new digital magazine “Nonprofit publisher Annual Reviews is pleased to announce that Eva Emerson has been appointed editor to lead a soon-to-be launc...

ATG News & Announcements 3/15/17

Library named for Charleston church shooting victim targeted;   *Library Impact on Undergraduate Student Learning Featured in Research Library Issues;   *A partnership to bring open annotation to eBo...

ATG People in the News 3/15/17

Wiegand wins Gale Cengage History Research and Innovation Award According to ALA News “Wayne A. Wiegand, author and  F. William Summers Professor Emeritus of Library and Information Studies at ...

ATG News & Announcements 3/7/17

Berkeley Will Delete Online Content;   *ARL Library Statements and Signs Affirming Our Core Beliefs;   *New web portal launched to search seven federal libraries with a single click;  *EU Court Rules...

ATG News & Announcements 3/4/17

New Data on the State of Academic Libraries Released;   *C&RL News – March 2017 Available;   *Call for Nominations: 2017 SSP Emerging Leader Award;   *ARL Libraries Issue Statements, Post Signs A...