January 24, 2022

Roundup (December 17, 2021)

cOAlition S Starts Building Its Journal Comparison Service to Help Create Visibility of Publishing Services and Prices

News From UK: Elsevier Makes a 7th Proposal for a Read-And-Publish Deal, and Agrees to Maintain Our Current Read-Access to Journals Beyond 31 December Whilst Negotiations Continue (Cambridge University Libraries)

New York Ebook Bills Goes to Governor (via Readers First)

The Costs of Open Infrastructure: Conversations with Providers, Funders, and Institution (Invest in Open Infrastructure)

The Open Access Books Collection: Expanding Access and Building Connections (via Library of Congress)

Three Takeaways from US Copyright Office Publishers’ Protections Study Roundtable (via ARL)

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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.