May 26, 2022

News Roundup (December 7, 2017)

1. Public Knowledge Project (PKP) Develops Plug-In Designed to Port/Preserve bepress Content to Open Journal System (OJS) Platform

2.  Students  at Washington University in St. Louis Petition Against Decision to Move Physics Library (via Student Union)

3. Texas Prisons Ban Over 10,000 Books. An Israeli Diplomat Wants to Know Why Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” is Allowed (via Texas Tribune) ||| Direct to List of Banned Books (via Dallas Morning News)

4. Google Adds New Features to Transparency Report Including Expanded National Security Letters Section

5. Institutional Repositories: Virginia Commonwealth University Scholars Compass Hits 1 Million Downloads Mark in Fall Semester + Top 10 Most Downloaded Items

6. New Entries Released by the National Declassification Center

7. PubFactory Integrates Hypothesis Annotation for Publishers

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.