May 16, 2022

News Roundup

1.   Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) Received Permission to Add 36 In-Copyright Titles to Collection During Q2 2017 (Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature Project)

2. NOAA’s GOES-R Series Satellite and UK’s Met Office Now Available (Free) via Amazon Web Services Public Data Sets
UPDATE (August 4) Historical Radar Data Now Available in Google Cloud

3. LawArXiv Reports “Increased Interest” After bepress Acquisition, Provides Update About Upcoming Enhancements (via LIPA)

4. JSTOR Adds Full Run of Scientific American (1845-2012) to Life Sciences Collection

5. UK: Record Number of Government Documents Kept Secret (via Sky News)

5. Gale Directory Library Undergoing Significant Improvements!

6. DataONE welcomes The Research Workspace as its Newest Member Node

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.