May 25, 2022

News Roundup (January 2, 2018)

1. Anind Dey Begins New Job as Dean of the University of Washington Information School (via UW iSchool News)

2. Preprints: arXiv Posts Updated Submission Rate Statistics (1991-2017)

3. ALA Announces Petition Candidates for ALA Council

3. Interview with Matthew Sheehy, New University Librarian at Brandeis University (via Brandeis News)

4. Barbara Teague Named New Executive Director of the Council of State Archivists

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.