May 16, 2022

News Roundup

1.  Scholars Portal Journals From Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Adds Search by ORCID iD Option

2.  Good News for Library Funding From Senate Appropriations Committee (via ALA)

2. $1,884 to Quote 300 Words From The New York Times in A Book: Two Authors Try To Stand Up For Fair Use (via Nieman Lab)

3. Brill Announces that Journal of Greek Linguistics is Moving to Full Open Access

4. ProQuest Completes Digitization of Rare Books at Wellcome Library

5. Yahoo Japan offers takeover bid for 49 pct stake in eBook Initiative Japan (via Reuters)

6. Insights From PwC’s Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2016-2020​ ||| Summary/News Release
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7. BBC pushes into VR video with two projects for the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive (via IWR


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.