May 26, 2022

News Roundup (November 23, 2017)

1. In the UK: Neil Gaiman Leads Authors Demanding Action to Halt Decline of School Libraries (via The Guardian) ||| Read the Full Text of the Letter Discussed in Article (via CILIP)

2. In Canada: Library Cuts Teach Students Wrong Lesson About Literacy, Parent Says (via CBC)

3. In Australia: University Professors Fired For Forcing Students to Buy Unauthorised E-Textbooks in Order to Pass Compulsory Tests.

3. New Digital Research Report Analyses Grant Applications in Arts and Humanities Research (via Digital Science)

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.