May 14, 2021

Industry News Roundup (Items from OLH, DPLA, ProQuest, NFAIS, EBSCO, and OCLC)

1. Coates Library, Trinity University Joins of the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy System
Note: During February Dickinson College, Baylor University, Washington U. in St. Louis, Bethel University, Tufts University, and KU Leven in Belgium also joined the consortium.

2. Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) Releases Version 4.0 of Metadata Application Profile

3. ProQuest Platform is COUNTER Compliant For 2015

4. NFAIS Selects OCLC’s Mary Sauer-Games as New Board of Directors President (via NFAIS)
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Mary Sauer-Games begins term as President of NFAIS Board of Directors (via OCLC)

5. EBSCO and ATLA Announce 11 Separate Thematic Series of ATLA Historical Monographs Collection

6. LIBROS Academic Library Consortium Now Live with OCLC WorldShare Management Services

 

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) 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 Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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