May 19, 2022

Gale Announces Plans to Rebrand Virtual Reference Library & Launch New eBook Collections, New Publishing Program

Today, Gale shared news about new initiatives, content, and the rebranding of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Rebranding of Gale Virtual Reference Library

  • The company plans to combine the reference content from its 90 publishing partners with monographs and multimedia content, such as videos…

Addition of STEM E-book Titles

  • Gale will now provide science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) eBook collections from Springer [2,900 titles] and Elsevier through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).
  • Gale has launched 70 new eBook collections covering STEM, humanities and social science disciplines, as well as general interest topics like travel and do-it-yourself.

Launch of Proprietary Monograph Publishing Program

  • The program will combine the best works available from our partners covering the humanities, philosophy, religion and social science disciplines matched with Gale’s core strength across these content areas…

Read the Complete Announcement

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.