September 16, 2021

News and Resource Roundup

1.  Censorship: NCAC, AAUP, AAP, and Others Denounce Boycott of Oregon Bookstore Over ‘Offensive’ Display (via National Coalition Against Censorship)

2. Legal: Data-Mining Privacy Suit Against Yelp and 13 Other Companies Advances (via Courthouse News Service) ||| Full Text of Court Order (September 8, 2016)

3. VR: Google Cardboard Camera Now Available on iOS

4. Open Access: Year in Review: Open Library of Humanities Celebrates First Anniversary

5. Scholarly Publishing: De Gruyter Starts Partnership with Kudos

6. Funding: Iowa Gets Federal Grant To Digitize Historic Records (Radio Iowa)

7. Open Data: New Orleans Launches 2 Open Data Websites, Including 311 Tracker (via NOLA.com)

 

About Gary Price

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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