May 18, 2022

News Roundup (September 5, 2018)

1. Connecticut State Library Receives Supplemental Grant to the Previously Awarded Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program EXCITE Transformation for Libraries Project

2. New Grant Allows Kansas City Public Library to Expand Pioneering Group-Learning Program

3. New Mexico State Library Awarded $50,000 Library Leadership Grant For “Libraries Lead: A Creative Economy Initiative” Project

4. EFF Dedicates the Pioneer Awards to John Perry Barlow

5. NEW VIDEO From JSTOR and JSTOR Labs: “JSTOR Labs & the Library of Congress Labs present: Design Thinking”

See Also: Two New Digital Resources: JSTOR Labs and Library of Congress Labs Introduce “Cultural History Baseball Cards” and “Mapping America’s Past Time”

6. NISO Releases Draft Revised Transfer Code of Practice for Public Comment

7. Data Repositories: Dryad Announces the Appointment of Melissanne Scheld as Executive Director

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.