May 16, 2022

Today is Freedom of Information Day

Here are a few resources that might be of interest:

1. FOI Day Reading List from the NYPL and Materials from the First Amendment Center (March 10, 2011)

2. Information About ALA’s Madison Awards that Will Be Presented Today & List of Past Winners

3. Freedom of Information Act Resources (via ALA)

This site went live on Monday

6.  Glass Half Full: 2011 Knight Open Government Survey

The Obama administration is only about halfway toward its promise of improving Freedom of Information responsiveness among federal agencies, according to the new Knight Open Government Survey by the National Security Archive.

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( 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, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.