May 17, 2022

News Roundup

1. Special Collections: Colby College Acquires Historic World Series Collection
See Also: Colby College Special Collections Website

2. LYRASIS Releases 2016-2017 Annual Report
24 pages; PDF.

3. Credo Further Enables Researchers with “Real-time Reference” Through New Partnership with

4. Follett Joins Educational Publishers and Distributors in Effort to Fight Counterfeit Textbooks

5. Life Sciences: Elsevier Donates Unified Data Model to The Pistoia Alliance

6. Makerspace Opens Inside Oakland University’s Kresge Library

7. Carnegie Mellon: University Libraries Seek Student Input For Food Policy (via The Tartan)

8. IMLS Looks Back At Three Years Of IMLS Funding For National Digital Platform

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