May 26, 2022

News Roundup

1. Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Libraries Joins HathiTrust

2. Netherlands: NARCIS Portal of Science Material Reaches 500,000 Open Access Items
From Dutch to English via Google Translate.

3. Netherlands: Leaked Elsevier Contract Reveals Pushback (via & Germany: Elsevier Blocks Negotiations On Nationwide Licences ||| Elsevier Statement Re: Germany Negotiations

4. Sir Tim Berners-Lee Receives 2016 ACM A.M. Turing Award

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.