1. NARA (National Archives and Records Admin,) Develops and Begin Using Eight Digital Personas to Better Understand Users (via AOTUS Blog)
2. Take a Swipe and Say Hello to Papr (The Tinder For Preprints) (via Science)
“For me, the importance of Papr is illustrating that preprint services like bioRxiv enable novel methods of evaluation to emerge,” says Brian Nosek, executive director of the Center for Open Science in Charlottesville, Virginia.
3. EBSCO Information Services Expands Analytics and Assessment Team Hiring John McDonald (a Librarian) as Director of Product Management
4. How Do Researchers Use Social Media and Scholarly Collaboration Networks (SCNS)? (via Springer Nature)
Dataset also available.
5. Project CERES to Preserve/Digitize/Make Accessible Historical U.S. Agricultural Serials Marks Fifth Year (via CRL)
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.