May 26, 2022

Wednesday Roundup

1. Open Access: ATG Media Announces the Launch Of the All New Charleston Briefings: Trending Topics For Information Professionals
“The default format for the Briefings is an open access e-book made available through Michigan Publishing’s e-book hosting platform at”

2. Amazon Releases “The Best Books of 2017”

3. Next Week’s National Book Awards to be Livestreamed by Facebook Live (via LA Times)

3. Georgia State Library’s Special Collection and Archives to Acquire Civil Rights Leader Lonnie C. King Jr.’s Papers

4. Wikimedia Foundation Appoints Toby Negrin to Lead Product Development Efforts

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.