Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 5/12/14

by Katina Strauch LSU has named the bam-zowie Stanley Wilder as the new dean of LSU Libraries. Stanley is currently university librarian at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte. He will begin a...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 5/5/14

by Katina Strauch Big news! James Hilton  (Dean of Libraries, Vice Provost for Digital Educational Initiatives, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and Professor of Information University of Michigan) has an...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 4/28/14

By Katina Strauch Was interested to read this article in Spiegel International Online that was forwarded to me by our wonderful Marine Resources Librarian at the College of Charleston, Helen Ivy. The...

Rumors for the ATG NewsChannel 4-22-14

By Katina Strauch You may or may not have noticed that I have been missing for the past few weeks. I was playing nurse to my husband who was in the hospital. Not to worry, he is all well now, fingers...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 3/31/14

By Katina Strauch Was interested to see that the grandly awesome Michael Cairns has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Publishing Technology plc (LSE: PTO) effective April 1, 2014.  You might ...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 3/16/14

By Katina Strauch It was sad to learn of the death of Birdie MacLennan, a longtime, active NASIG member, colleague, and contributor to many other organizations and projects. Joyce Tenney, NASIG presi...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 3/10/14

By Katina Strauch Ithaka S+R’s program director for Sustainability and Scholarly Communications the effervescent Nancy Maron has written the latest issue brief   “Opening the Textbooks: New Opportuni...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 3/3/14

By Katina Strauch While all of you were heading to your Oscar’s parties, I am here slaving over Rumors for this week. Boo hiss! I wonder which will win “best picture”? The Addlestone Library at the C...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 2/24/14

by Katina Strauch Gosh! The 34th Charleston Conference is coming up! It will take place November 5-8 in Charleston, SC. Mulling over the theme for the 2014 Charleston Conference. What do y’all think ...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 2/17/14

by Katina Strauch Tom Gilson just posted a Caught My Eye: Accounts from ALA Midwinter on the ATG NewsChannel! Thanks, Tom! Meanwhile, I understand that the editorial in the December 2013/January 2014...