May 26, 2022

News Briefs

1. Canada: Halifax Central Library Welcomed 60,000 Visitors in Opening Two Weeks (via Metro News)
See Also: The New $57.6 Million Halifax Central Library Opens! (December 13, 2014)

2  Ebooks: HarperCollins Announces Completion of Transition to EPUB 3

3. UK: Sales of Printed Books Fall by More Than £150m In Five Years (via The Guardian)

4. Canada: Wilde Times: Rare Book Coup For University of British Columbia (via UBC)

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.