May 21, 2022

News Roundup

1. Dallas-Area Based Tyler Technologies Acquires Socrata, the Government Data Discovery, Visualization and Sharing Platform Provider

2. Health Data Breach Tally Spikes in Recent Weeks (via GovInfoSecurity)

3. ORCID and Data Privacy in Germany

4. MIT Receives NEH-Mellon Humanities Open Book Program Grant

5. Launching of the Data Curation Network at Duke University Libraries

6. Tech Firms, Including Microsoft, Facebook, Vow Not to Aid Government Cyber Attacks (via Reuters)

7. The Accuracy of Rights Statements in Digital Collections: A Research on Europeana Database


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.