January 23, 2022

News Roundup (July 8, 2021)

Amazon, Publishers Seek to Delay Discovery in E-book Price-Fixing Case (via Publishers Weekly)

Baker & Taylor to Unveil ‘Diversity Analysis’ Tool (via B&T)

Germany: The Book Market During The Pandemic: Strong Demand, Challenging Situation For the Book Trade, Call For Concepts to Revitalise City Centres” (via Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels/German Publishers and Booksellers Association)

July 2021 Issue of the Black Metropolis Research Library Consortium Newsletter Published (via BMRC)

Mozilla’s RegretsReporter Data Shows YouTube Keeps Recommending Harmful Videos (via The Verge)
(See Also: YouTube’s Recommender AI Still a Horror Show, Finds Major Crowdsourced Study (via TechCrunch)

New Issue of China Information Operations Newsletter (8 July 2021) Now Online (via Program on Democracy & Technology/Oxford Internet Institute)

NISO Announces Publication of Updated Journal Article Tag Suite—Version 1.3 (National Information Standards Organization)

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.