May 22, 2022

News Roundup

2. Faculty Response to Deselection in Academic Libraries: A Psycholinguistic Analysis (via SJSU Scholar Works)

4. Privacy & Security: New Research: Off-the-Shelf Smart Devices Found Easy to Hack (via Ben-Gurion University)

4. Open Textbooks: 101 Partners with OpenStax to Deliver More Affordable and Engaging Course Materials for College STEM Students

5. Former Cal State University Fullterton Library Dean Clem Guthro was Fired After a Struggle for Control Over Pollak Library Space, Emails Allege (via The Daily Titan)

6.  A New Backdoor Around the Fourth Amendment: The CLOUD Act (via EFF) & EFF and 23 Groups Tell Congress to Oppose the CLOUD Act (via EFF) ||| Full Text of Letter to Congress 

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.