March 4, 2021

News Roundup

1. Tribune Media to Sell Gracenote for $560 Million / Metadata Company Gracenote Acquired by Nielsen
Note: Tribune Acquired Gracenote from Sony Three Years Ago For $170 Million

2. Council on Library Resources (CLIR) Welcome Four New Board Members

3. Kansas City Public Library Thankful for Community Support After Recent Swastika Vandalism

4. LexisNexis Announces Plan to Retire Lexis.com Over the Next Twelve Months

5. Digital Preservation: Twelve Additional Publishers Begin Working with CLOCKSS

6. Why Universities Need Scholarly Communications Experts: An Op/Ed by Professor Pamela Samuelson (via Authors Alliance)

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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