January 26, 2022

News Roundup

1. Public Libraries: Washington DC: Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library [DCPL Central Branch] to Close March 4 for Modernization

2. France: Naval Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service (SHOM) Releases 10,000 Digitized Historical Charts and Other Cartographic Documents
Note: Source Announcement in French, Mechanical Translation via Google Translate.

3. U.S. Copyright Office Issues Final Rule to Remove Personally Identifiable Information from Registration Records

4. Smashwords to Supply Nearly 300,000 Titles to Bibliotheca CloudLibrary

5. GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO Partners with Digitalia Hispanica to Provide Spanish E-Book Content through GOBI

6. University Of Hawai‘i At Manoa Signs Preservation Steward Agreement with GPO

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.