May 21, 2022

News Roundup

1. Legislation: Museum and Library Services Act (S. 2271) of 2017 Introduced in U.S. Senate
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2. Video: SSRN Posts 2017 Year-End Review

3. Results of ORCiD Board Elections Announced

4. Rhode Island: State Cannot Access Years of Government Emails Due to 2015 System Change (via The Providence Journal)

5.  Text and Data Mining: Building a Sustainable and Healthy Knowledge Ecosystem for Europe (Position Paper via STM Association)
2 pages; PDF. 

6. Historical Pacific Films in the U.S. to Be Digitised by the Smithsonian (via Radio New Zealand)

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.