May 26, 2022

News Roundup

1. Open Access: Knowledge Unlatched Announces Expansion into STEM Publishing (Books and Journals) in 2018

2. Highwire Press Names Scott Wilson VP of Global Sales

3. Singapore: Library Consultative Panel Supports Move by National Library Board to Remove Controversial Book Series (via Straits Times)

4. Couperin (French National Academic Consortium) Announces Support For Directory of Open Academic Journals (DOAJ)

5. China’s Largest Online and Ebook Publisher (a Unit of Tencent) Files for Hong Kong IPO, Expected to Raise Around $800 Million

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.