October 23, 2021

News Roundup

1. Connecticut: Stamford’s Ferguson Library Launches “Augmented Reality” Project (via Stamford Advocate)

2. Texas: Google.org Grant Will Allow Austin Public Library to Expand Videoconferencing Services (via Austin Monitor)
See Also: Learn More About Current Videoconferencing Services at APL 

3. UK: Google DeepMind’s National Health Service Data Deal “Failed to Comply” with Law (via New Scientist)
See Also: Google AI Has Access to Large Amounts of Patient Data From UK’s National Health Service (April 29, 2016)

4.  Taylor Bequest to Support Princeton University’s Library

5. Company Statement: “Elsevier To Continue To Take Initiative In German National Deal Discussions”

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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