May 17, 2022

Roundup (December 17, 2019)

Congress to Renew Open Textbook Pilot Grant Program with $7 Million Appropriation (via SPARC)

Libraries to Offer Ongoing Support for Wikipedia Initiatives at the University of Toronto, Former Wikipedian in Residence Hired as New Open Technology Specialist

“National Library of Medicine Posts Request for Information (RFI) to Solicit Public Input on Future Research and Program Directions for NLM Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)” (via NNLM Newsbits)

Sweden: Wiley and Bibsam Sign Open Access Agreement to Include 45 Swedish Institutions

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.