May 20, 2022

Roundup (October 11, 2019)

SPARC Receives Grant $75,000 Grant From Arcadia Trust

To create and support initiatives that enable the academic community to retain and/or regain control of crucial infrastructure – and attendant data – underpinning the open scholarly ecosystem.

You Can Now Speak to Amazon’s Alexa in Spanish (via The Verge)

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.