May 17, 2022

News Roundup

1. Twitter Announces Process to Apply For Verified Account (via Twitter Blog)

2. CLIR Receives $149,500 Planning Grant From Mellon Foundation for Digital Library of the Middle East (DLME) ||| Learn More About DLME Project

3. MedlinePlus Now Has Its Own Domain ( (via NLM Tech Bulletin)
Note: “[Old] URLs automatically redirect to the new URLs. However, we suggest updating MedlinePlus links on your Web site to point to the new domain for the English and Spanish sites at and”

4. Open Repositories: COAR Announces Members-Only Webinar and Discussion Series

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.