RUMORS: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel 8/19/13

By Katina Strauch Just learned that Borders (remember them?)  is getting a new chance thanks to a few global bookstore lovers who have bought trademarks and intellectual property rights. Borders̵...

RUMORS: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel 8/12/13

By Katina Strauch Wow! The amazing Deanna Marcum (Managing Director, Ithaka S+R) just announced that Ithaka S+R is launching a new series: Ithaka S+R Issue Briefs. Deanna says that these short pieces...

Rumors: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel 8/5/13

Was interested to see news of this recent survey from author Marie Force about readers – how they read, what they like and how they find it. Besides writing for the New York Times, USA Today, and the...

RUMORS: Updates from the ATG News Channel 7/29/13

By Katina Strauch, Editor Whew! Beth Bernhardt, Leah Hinds, Tom Gilson, and I worked all weekend discussing proposals submitted for the 33rd Charleston Conference (November 6-9, 2013) (Theme: Too Muc...

Rumors: Updates from the ATG News Channel 7-22-2013

by Katina Strauch, Editor Was just poking through OCLC NextSpace magazine (no.21) which has Jay Jordan’s last column before he retired June 30. The issue is about the networked library. And staring u...

RUMORS: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel 7/15/13

by Katina Strauch, Editor Yesterday was July 14, Bastille Day, a holiday commemorating the storming of the Bastille in 1789, signaling the start of the French Revolution, when most of the royal famil...

RUMORS: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel 7/8/13

by Katina Strauch, Editor There is a new blog featuring the historical collections of the National Library of Medicine, and we have added it to the Against the Grain Blog Network!  NLM’s Histor...

Rumors: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel

How many of us subscribe to The Charleston Advisor? We were recently excited to learn from   Jessica Snapke of Publishing Technology. They recently analyzed data for all the titles on ingentaconnect ...

RUMORS: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel 6/24/13

by Katina Strauch, Editor Just had a nice email from Henk Edelman who has moved back to New York and seems to love it! Henk is reviewing The Books that Shaped Art History, edited by Richard Shone and...

RUMORS: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel 6/20/13

Hooray! Beth Bernhardt will be the new Assistant Dean for Collections and Communications at UNC-G starting July 1st! Bam-zowie! So sad to learn that our favorite restaurant on Bull Street. The Bull S...

RUMORS: Updates from the ATG NewsChannel

by Katina Strauch, Editor Have you seen The Great Gatsby yet? I am not talking about the old 1974 movie with Robert Redford and Mia Farrow; I’m talking about the current one with Leonard DiCaprio and...

v24 #6 Rumors: The Broadcast Edition

Excited to learn about the Post-Master’s Certificate in Data Curation, a new program that will assist those who wish to enhance their leadership skills in data curation and is now available at the Un...

ATG Broadcast Rumors

These “Rumors” were included in the latest issue of the ATG NewsChannel Broadcast, our e-newsletter that is sent to our subscriber list when each new print issue is released.  The Broadca...

Rumors: The Online Edition 3/28/12

Learned from Facebook among other places that the always-on-the-move Rick Anderson has been named Acting Dean, Marriott Library at the University of Utah while his spectacular boss Joyce Ogburn carri...