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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 10/6/15

By Katina Strauch Charleston has survived unprecedented rainfall this weekend. Thank you all for your many phone calls, text, Twitter and Facebook messages. Compared to Hurricane Hugo back in 1989, J...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 8/3/15

by Katina Strauch Hard to believe it’s August already! Where has the summer gone!   A new report from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR), The Once and Future Publishing Library, ...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 7/27/15

By Katina Strauch This announcement just out!  Joe Esposito has formed a partnership with Michael Clarke and David Lamb. The name of the firm is STM Advisers LLC. Joe says they formed this partnershi...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 7-20-15

By Katina Strauch The Executive Committee of the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) has announced that the bam-zowie Melanie Dolechek has been named the organization’s Executive Director. M...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 7/6/15

by Katina Strauch Charleston has settled down somewhat from the horrible massacre of last week. All thanks for this goes to the charity and grace of the victims’ families. Thank you all for your lovi...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 6/22/15

by Katina Strauch Peace to you all after the horrors of last week here in Charleston. The pain is palpable here. We all weep for what has happened. Cynthia Hurd was the branch manager of the St. Andr...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 6/16/15

By Katina Strauch Today is Tuesday, June 16, 2015, which is Bloomsday. I was interested that one of our student workers in collection development took the day off to celebrate Bloomsday. I can’t wait...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel: 6/8/15

By Katina Strauch Lots has been going on and I have been out of touch! Oops! But here I am again with ATG Newschannel Rumors! I attended an excellent Fiesole Retreat in Berlin May 3-10. Very provocat...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 4/21/15

By Katina Strauch Two interesting announcements:  Innovative and EBSCO Information Services  have announced the  integration of YBP Library Services and EBSCO online ordering with Sierra. The integra...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 3/31/15

Superwoman Deb Vaughn had her FOURTH! A second baby girl, born on Thursday, March 26 at 3:31 p.m. weighing 6 pounds 8 ounces and measuring 19.4 inches. Deb now has two boys (Edward and Henry) and two...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 3/23/15

By Katina Strauch Congratulations to Michael A. Arthur (Head of Acquisitions & Collection Services, University of Central Florida Libraries). Michael has just been selected to receive the UCF Fac...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 3/16/15

By Katina Strauch Was fun to see that Bryan Shaffer was featured in Purdue Today’s Thumbs Up (March 2, 2015) which recognizes the excellent work of people on campus. Bryan, is sales and marketing man...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 3/9/15

By Katina Strauch Be sure and read Nancy Herther’s excellent online article at the ATG News Channel “B&T, EBSCO, YBP…..More Changes To Distribution Channels.” Nancy explores some initial reaction...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 3/2/15

By Katina Strauch Big news the end of last week! EBSCO announced their acquisition of YBP! YBP has been for sale for the past few months as B&T needed to strengthen its bottom line so some sort o...
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RUMORS from the ATG NewsChannel 2/9/15

By Katina Strauch Pubrarianship (the word) does not seem to be on the Internet or in Wikipedia, at least not that I could locate, but the word is discussed in the Dec/Jan issue of ATG which you shoul...