May 20, 2022

News From the University of Toronto Libraries, JISC, and Others

Angela Arnold Hired General Manager of OverDrive’s K-12 United (OverDrive Education)

Canada: “Regina Public Library is Frustrated With the Increase in Costs and Restrictions Some Big Publishers are Putting on eBooks and eAudiobooks.” (via CTV)

OER at Scale: The Academic and Economic Outcomes of Achieving the Dream’s OER Degree Initiative (via Achieving the Dream)
75 pages; PDF.

PLOS and the University of California Announce Open Access Publishing Agreement
X-Posted by PLOS

Rockefeller University Press is First US Based University Press to Sign JISC  Transitional Open Access Agreement for UK Higher Education

University Of Toronto Agrees To First Open Access Publishing Deal With Karger Publishers

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.