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...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel – 2/10/14

by Katina Strauch The Charleston  Conference directors had our first Conference Call about the 2014 Charleston Conference last week. We are hoping to do some new and different things in 2014! If any ...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel – 2/3/14

by Katina Strauch Ready for the Super Bowl? Or are you going to watch Downton Abbey? Maybe in and out to see the commercials or if your favorite team in winning?   Speaking of commercials and the Sup...

Rumors from the ATG News Channel 1/26/14

I am not at ALA but the indefatigable Tom Gilson, one of our ATG associate editors and an editor for the Charleston Conference program as well, is. Tom sends all sorts of news as to what’s happening ...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel 1/19/14

by Katina Strauch First we lose Irv and now Fran! Gosh! How times are changing! After over three decades of dedicated service, Francine Graf, Choice’s editorial director is retiring on 15 February. S...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel – 12/16/13

By Katina Strauch Dennis Brunning just sent me a link to this book review from the Financial Times, “Why people remain devoted to their home libraries” by Emma Jacobs. As we at the College of Charles...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel – 12/9/13

by Katina Strauch How awesome!!! The incredible Joyce Ogburn, dean of libraries and Carol Grotnes Belk Distinguished Professor at Appalachian State University received the University of North Carolin...

Rumors from the ATG NewsChannel – 12/2/13

By Katina Strauch Have heard from a lot of you about the Conference! Thank you! Heard from Dick Gottlieb the other day who was not at the Conference! Shame on him! Did you see the interview with Lesl...