May 28, 2022

Thursday Roundup

1. ALA Announces $500,000 in “Libraries Ready to Code” Grants For 28 Libraries in 21 States Plus District of Columbia

2. New Resource: The Center for Open Science and EarthArXiv Launch Branded Preprint Service

3.  Book Publisher Sales Were $5.72 Billion in the First Half of 2017, Ebook Publisher Sales Down 4.6%; Audiobook Publisher Sales Up 32%

4. Biodiversity Heritage Library Adds 43 New In-Copyright Titles as Part of Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature Project

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.