May 21, 2022

News Roundup (July 2, 2018)

1. Conference of Italian University Rectors (CRUI) and Elsevier Announce Extension of Subscription Agreement and Launch Open Access Pilot
UPDATED August 2, 2018 with Official Elsevier/CRUI Announcement

2. Knowledge Unlatched Books Now Discoverable Within Paperhive Search

3. Frontiers Forms Open Access Publishing Agreements with Several Swedish Universities

4. Facebook Bug Randomly Unblocked Some Users From People’s Block Lists, 800,000 Users Affected (via The Verge) ||| Facebooks Official Blog Post
Note: Another Bug Reported a Month Ago: Facebook Bug Made Up To 14 Million Users’ Posts Public For Days (via Wired)

5. Program for Workshop on Open Citations Released

6. Cambridge University Press Launches Textbooks on Cambridge Core Platform

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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.