May 16, 2022

News Briefs

1. Video: Wikipedia Co-Founder Jimmy Wales Speaks at Opening of Wikimania 2017 in Montreal
Panel titled, “Community and Information in a Partisan World”

2. U.S. Sec. of Defense Discusses Info Tech with Googlers at the Googleplex (via US DOD)

2. Portico’s Stephanie Orphan Elected to OASPA Board

3.  New Texas Legislature Bills Encourage OER Use (via Rice University/OpenStax)

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.