May 19, 2022

Top 10 Hot Articles in Library and Information Science: January 2014

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Note: The full text of the first article on the “Hot List” is available online. Here’s a link to it.

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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.