May 17, 2022

Research/Academic Library News Roundup

1. Columbia Libraries Launches New Version of Academic Commons

2. UW-Madison Libraries Streamline Interlibrary Loan Process

3. William & Mary Signs Historic Partnership Agreement with Cuban Community Media Organization to Collect, Preserve and Make Material Accessible

4. Meet the University of Washington Libraries’ Keeper of Rare Books and Artifacts (via Seattle Times)

5. University of North Carolina Chapel Hill: “The Strategic Value of Library Carpentry and The Carpentries to Research Libraries”

6. University of Oregon: New Reearch and Teaching Lab Coming to Knight Library (via The Daily Emerald)

7. Wright State Renovating Library, Improving Wireless Networks With $13.5 Grant From State (via ABC 22) ||| Official Wright State U. Announcement

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.