May 21, 2022

News Roundup (January 9, 2018)

1. New Edition of the ISBN Standard is Published (via International ISBN Agency) ||| ISBN Users Manual

2. Name Changes: University of Maryland’s Engineering and Physical Sciences Library Has Become the STEM Library

3. Recorded at the Library of Congress: Inauguration of Jacqueline Woodson as the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature

4. Hulu Reports It Now Has 17 Million Subscribers and 75,000 Episodes of Television Across 1700 Titles Available On-Demand

5. Penn Libraries Debuts Major Homepage Changes

6. Electronic Toy Maker VTech Settles FTC Allegations That it Violated Children’s Privacy Law and the FTC Act ||| VTech Settlement Cautions Companies To Keep COPPA-Covered Data Secure

7. European Book Publishing Statistics 2016 (via Federation of European Publishers)

8. STATEMENT: Removing Illegal Content Online: European Commission Calls For More Efforts and Faster Progress From All Sides

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