May 23, 2022

News Briefs

1. Kansas City: National Archives (NARA) Acquires 112,000 Square Feet of Additional Space at SubTropolis
Note: SubTropolis is the world’s largest underground business complex.

2. IOP ebooks awarded ALPSP Award for Innovation in Publishing
See Also: Interview with Head of Sales at IOP Publishing re: Ebooks

3. University of Maryland Libraries’ Will Open MakerSpace One Week From Today

4. Missouri: Mid-Continent Public Library System Converting Collection From Barcodes to RFID Using Technology From Bibliotheca

5. Utah St. University Selects Innovative’s Encore Duet and EBSCO Discovery Service

6. Launch of Blackwell Learning e-book platform (via The Bookseller)

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.