January 23, 2022

News Roundup (August 19, 2019)

4.1 Billion Records Exposed in Breaches in First Half of 2019 (via Threatpost)

Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) Journal Articles Now Discoverable via Unpaywall

Bryan Vickery Named New Director of Product at Crossref

Hundreds of Extreme Self-Citing Scientists Revealed In New Database (via Nature)

Japan: National Diet Library Annual Budget FY19
Note: The total 2019 budget discussed in article on 27,279,003,000 yen converts to $256 Million/USD.

LibLynx & PSI Partner on Real-Time Open Access Usage Reporting

New U.S. Census Scientific Advisory Committee Members Announced

ProQuest and EBSCO Information Services Extend Ebook Partnership to Support Customer Choice

Updated Policy: Twitter Will No Longer Accept Advertising From State-Controlled News Media Entities (via Twitter Blog)

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) 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 Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.