May 19, 2022

News Roundup (October 20, 2021)

Michigan Publishing and ScienceOpen Begin a New partnership Around the University of Michigan Press’ Open Access Books

Brianna Schofield Joins Stanford Libraries as the Director of the New Office of Scholarly Communications (via Stanford Libraries)

Singapore: National Library Board’s New 5-year Road Map Promises Digital Libraries on Your Doorstep (via Straits Times)

State Library of Pennsylvania and PALCI Award More Than $120,000 to Support Open and Affordable Learning Across the Commonwealt (via State of Pennsylvania)

Transformative Agreement: Springer Nature and the Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL) Announce New Partnership
Note: CAUL Announced a Transformative Agreement with Cambridge U. Press. on October 14, 2021

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.