December 9, 2017

News Roundup

1. The Proper Serious Work of Preserving Digital Comics (via UK Web Archive Blog/The British Library)

2. Court Order Blocks Access to the Internet Archive in India (via BBC)
UPDATE: Statement and Questions Regarding an Indian Court’s Order to Block Archive.org (via Internet Archive)

3. Web of Science: Annette Thomas to Lead Clarivate Analytics Scientific and Academic Research Business

4. Elsevier Retracts Entire Issue After Mistakenly Publishing It Online (via Retraction Watch)

5. From Elsevier to OUP: Oxford University Press Appoints David Clark Managing Director of Academic Division (via The Bookseller)

6. Connecticut State Library Receives Grant for Phase 3 of Newspaper Digitization (via CSL)

7. Open Access: Max Planck Digital Library Reports 2016 Expenditures For Various Publishers

8.  A Major Standardization of Reference and Grammatical Styles For American Geophysical Union (AGU) Journals and Books 

9. Gartner End-User Survey Finds Three-Quarters of Respondents Are Willing to Pay More for 5G

10. Germany Finally Has an Open Data Law (via Open Knowledge Foundation Deutschland)

11. Amazon Kindle Leads Among E-Readers in Poland (via Telecompaper)

Gary Price About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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