News Roundup (January 25, 2017)
1. Apple’s Getting Back Into the E-Books Fight Against Amazon (via Bloomberg) & Wal-Mart Announces Deal with Rakuten to Sell Kobo eReaders Along with eBooks, Audiobooks (via AP)
2. Library of Congress to Open Major Exhibition on Baseball in Summer 2018
3. OECD Trials with UNSILO a New Way To Build Subject Collections Using Artificial Intelligence
4. Scotland: ProQuest Added Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges (APUC) to Print and Ebook Framework Agreements
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.