May 22, 2022

Info Industry Roundup: News Items from Data-Planet, Adam Matthew, BioMed Central, OCLC Research, EBSCO, and Others

Seven announcements to share.

1. Out of Beta: Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference Released Into Production

2. American History: Adam Matthew Signs Agreement to Digitize Gilder Lehrman Collection (GLC)

3.  Matt Cockerill to Leave BioMed Central/Springer: BioMed Central Mission and Branding to Remain Unchanged

4. OCLC Research Library Partnership Welcomes University of California, Riverside

5. EBSCO Releases Two Audiobook Subscription Collections

6. OverDrive Adds Former YouTube Exec as Chief Strategy Officer (via Crain;s Cleveland Business)

7. E-Resource Advisory Council Continues Work with OCLC to Advance Electronic Resource Management Strategy

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.