May 17, 2022

News Roundup

1. Judge Explains KinderGuides Copyright Case Decision (via Andrew Albanese, Publishers Weekly)

Additional Resources
See Also: Statement from Simon & Schuster and Random House
See Also: Full Text: Court Opinion and Order (PDF)

2. Fast Fact From NPD: 90 Percent of Apple iPhone Customers Purchase Another iPhone When They Decide to Upgrade Devices

3. Declan Kiely Named The New York Public Library’s Director of Exhibitions

4. Carnegie Mellon University Becomes 1,000th Institution to Select Ex Libris Alma Library Services Platform

5. Glimpse Into the New ReadCube Papers App
Note: Early Beta release coming soon.

6. Metadata: Booknet Canada’s Biblioshare Database Reaches 2.5 Million Records

7. Benetech Partners with California State Library to Bring Bookshare to Patrons who Read Differently

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.