November 28, 2020

Tuesday News Roundup

1. CHORUS Signs MOU with Elsevier For Use of Scopus Data
Note: In a July 2017 post, Elsevier said they were providing CHORUS with free access to Scopus data.

2. SAGE Publishing Announces Textbook Rental Partnership with CHEGG

3. As Expected: Twitter is Doubling Number of Characters in a Tweet Character For All Users, Rollout Underway (via Twitter Blog)
Includes interesting data/results from 280 character testing period.

4. Roundup: OCLC Partners with Libraries on Four Recently Awarded IMLS Grants

3. U.S. Government: Metadata Requirements for Permanent Electronic Records in the Cloud (via NARA)

4. Announcing Health Research Alliance (HRA) – A Different Kind of ORCID Consortium

5. New York Public Library Gives Away $1 Million Worth of American Girl Books

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) 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 Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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