July 20, 2018

News Roundup

1. University Of California, San Diego: Geisel Library Rejects Proposal To Sell Plan B Pills In As Vending Machine (via The Triton)

2. Dartmouth University: Baker-Berry Library Will Deaccession Print Materials

3. National Endowment For the Arts 2018 Guide Published (28 pages; PDF)

The 2018 NEA Guide provides details on the programs and activities that the NEA supports, as well as funding deadlines for our various grants. Included is information on Grants for Organizations, Literature Fellowships, Lifetime Honors, and Partnerships.

4. Kansas ethics database taken offline over privacy questions (via AP/WIBW)

5. Twitter Trained an AI to Help Auto-Crop Your Photos Better (via PetaPixel)

6. Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative Receives $1 Million Gift From Bank of America

7. CEO of Kanopy Talks About New Deal with Toronto Public Library (via The Star)

 

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) 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 Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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