May 19, 2022

News Roundup (May 17, 2018)

1. CLIR Appoints Presidential Fellows Herman Pabbruwe and Elizabeth Waraksa (via CLIR) & Elizabeth Waraksa Appointed Presidential Fellow by Council on Library and Information Resources (via ARL)

2. OpenAIRE partners with the Open Science MOOC

3. Debra Hanken Kurtz, DuraSpace CEO, to Join Arizona State University as Associate University Librarian

4. Ontario Council of University Libraries: Permafrost Digital Preservation Service to Become Scholars Portal’s Newest Subscription-Based Service

5. Six New Publication Websites Launched in Q1 on Atypon’s Literatum Publishing Platform

6. Report: A Renovated National Library of Egypt Set to Open Soon (via MENA)

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.