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ATG Job Bank – Librarians – 9/15/20

4 Job Openings at the National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD The National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is pleased to announce four exciting employment opportunities for exceptional candidates to serve as Unit Heads in the...

ATG Caught My Eye 9/10/20

IOP Moves to Universal Double-blind Peer Review: An Interview with Kim Eggleton is a Scholarly Kitchen post in which Rick Anderson interviews Kim Eggleton of the Institute of Physics (IOP). The interview focuses on the publisher's recently announced move to "100%...

ATG Quirkies: Fake Miracle Cures

Jessica Leigh Hester, a staff writer at Atlas Obscura reports on a new exhibit at the Newberry library touching on the history of guaiacum treatments. DAVID J. STANG / CC BY-SA 4.0 Why an exhibit focused on treatments drawn from the wood of a guaiacum tree? Well, it...

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ATG News & Announcements: 10/21/20

Open Access Archiving: JISC Announces New Sherpa Romeo Service Enhancement: Browse by Country Citing a JISC Announcement, infoDOCKET reports that "as part of Open Access week, we would like to take the opportunity to announce a Sherpa Romeo [“a summary of publishers’...

How to Get the Most Out of Your Online Conference Experience

By: Leah Hinds, Executive Director, Charleston Conference Online conferences bring opportunities to attend events you may never have been able to before, to network with and learn from a more diverse range of people. But unlike in-person conferences, online events...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 10/13/20

Association of American Publishers (AAP) Releases August 2020 StatShot Report: “Publishing Industry Flat For Month; Down 4.6% Year To Date Trade (Consumer Book) Sales Up Nearly 7% in August” According to infoDOCKET "The Association of American Publishers (AAP) today...

ATG News & Announcements 10/8/20

Two New Filings Posted in the Publisher/Internet Archive Lawsuit Including Supplemental Discovery Deadlines infoDOCKET reports that "two new court filings were posted today in the publishers/Internet Archive lawsuit. Both documents are available online via the RECAP...

ATG News You Need to Start the Week 10/5/20

ACRL 2021 Conference Going Virtual Due to COVID-19 ACRL Insider reports that "the ACRL Board of Directors announced today that the face-to-face portion of the ACRL 2021 Conference scheduled for April 14-17, 2021, in Seattle, Washington, has been canceled because...

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