May 20, 2022

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D-Lib Magazine
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OpenAIREplus: the European Scholarly Communication Data Infrastructure
Article by Paolo Manghi, Institute of Information Science and Technologies, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy; Lukasz Bolikowski, University of Warsaw, Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling Warsaw, Poland; Natalia Manola, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Department of Computer Science Athens, Greece; Jochen Schirrwagen, Bielefeld University Library, Bielefeld, Germany Tim Smith, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland

The Data Conservancy Instance: Infrastructure and Organizational Services for Research Data Curation
Article by Matthew S. Mayernik, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR); G. Sayeed Choudhury, Tim DiLauro, Elliot Metsger, Barbara Pralle, and Mike Rippin, Johns Hopkins University; Ruth Duerr, National Snow & Ice Data Center (NSIDC)

A Perspective on Resource Synchronization
Article by Herbert Van de Sompel, Robert Sanderson, and Martin Klein, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Michael L. Nelson, Old Dominion University; Berhard Haslhofer and Simeon Warner, Cornell University; Carl Lagoze, University of Michigan

Identifying Threats to Successful Digital Preservation: the SPOT Model for Risk Assessment
Article by Sally Vermaaten, Statistics New Zealand; Brian Lavoie, OCLC; Priscilla Caplan, Florida Virtual Campus (FLVC)

Fulltext Geocoding Versus Spatial Metadata for Large Text Archives: Towards a Geographically Enriched Wikipedia
Article by Kalev H. Leetaru, University of Illinois

United Kingdom’s Open Access Policy Urgently Needs a Tweak
Opinion by Stevan Harnad, Université du Québec à Montréal & University of Southampton

Conference Report

4,000+ Tweets Later: Looking Back at the Seventh International Conference on Open Repositories
Conference Report by Carol Minton Morris, DuraSpace

AERI 2012 Digital Curation Pre-Conference
Conference Report by Alex H. Poole, Christopher A. Lee, and Angela P. Murillo, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

News & Events

In Brief: Short Items of Current Awareness

In the News: Recent Press Releases and Announcements

Clips & Pointers: Documents, Deadlines, Calls for Participation

Meetings, Conferences, Workshops: Calendar of Activities Associated with Digital Libraries Research and Technologies

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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.