May 23, 2022

Roundup (April 16)

Change of Date: IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Auckland Now to Take Place in 2022

Misinformation About The Notre Dame Fire Spread Quickly On Social Media (via The Verge)

Queen’s University Library Launches Chat-Based Virtual Reference Service with Support from Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Scholars Portal

Standards: NISO Publishes Update to Journal Article Tag Suite (JATS) Standard 1.2

Standards: W3C Releases First Public Working Draft: “Strings on the Web: Language and Direction Metadata”

UK: Society of College, National and University Libraries (SCONUL) Releases Library Design Awards 2019 – Short List

Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales Wanted to Save Journalism. He Didn’t (via Wired)

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.