May 19, 2022

News Roundup

1. Underground Reading: Penguin Random House Offers Five Free Short Stories and “Extensive” Samples From 175 E-Books to NYC Subway Riders

2. Official: Google Signs Up for EU-U.S. Privacy Shield (via Google Europe Blog) ||| See Also: About 40 Other Companies including Microsoft and Salesforce Signed Up Last Month (via Seeking|Alpha)

3. Mark Zuckerberg meets with The Pope, offers him a drone (via The Next Web)

4. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) Library Card Catalog Entries, 2016 (Released Under FOIA) (via

5. Announcing the PeerJ Preprints Advisory Group

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.