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Day in Review (June 1–3, 2021)

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Tuesday, June 1

Top o’ the Review

Disrupting the Impacts of Implicit Bias
(US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine)

Is Rapid Scientific Publication Also High Quality? Bibliometric Analysis of Highly Disseminated COVID-19 Research Papers
(Learned Publishing)

ITHAKA Receives $500,000 Grant to Bring Unheard Voices to the Public: America’s Incarcerated
(ITHAKA)

President Biden’s FY 2022 Budget Request Includes $265 Million for Institute of Museum and Library Services
(US Institute of Museum and Library Services)

Register for June 17 CARL-CRKN-SPARC Webinar “Institutional Perspectives on Investments in Open Infrastructure”
(Canadian Association of Research Libraries, Canadian Research Knowledge Network, and SPARC)

 

ARL Member Libraries

Diane Dallis-Comentale Named Interim Dean of IU Libraries
(Indiana University Bloomington Libraries)

Leo Lo Named Dean of UNM’s College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences
(The University of New Mexico)
See also: announcement from Penn State

Let’s Celebrate Pride! New Online Collection Now Live
(University of Guelph Library)

McGill’s Bicentennial Digital Time Capsule: Dean Colleen Cook on the Future of Libraries
(McGill University Library)

Watch CRL Webinar “Radical Collaboration: Library Publisher Partnerships to Advance the Global Knowledge Commons”
(University of California, Berkeley Library)

 

Libraries—Other

Data Visualization as a Research Support Service in Academic Libraries: An Investigation of World-Class Universities (abstract only)
(Journal of Academic Librarianship)

 

Higher Ed—Members

By Auditing Algorithms, iSchool Researchers Work to Better Understand Misinformation We See and Consume Online
(Center for an Informed Public, University of Washington)

 

Higher Ed—Other

Chinese Joint-Venture Universities Try for Best of Both Worlds
(Nature Index)

 

Scholars & Scholarship

JSTOR Policy to Support Author Name Changes
(JSTOR)

 

In Other News

“Apple Is Eating Our Lunch”: Google Employees Admit in Lawsuit That Google Made It Nearly Impossible for Users to Keep Their Location Private
(Insider)

 

Curated by Gary D. Price, MLIS
Co-Founder and Editor, Library Journal’s infoDOCKET
Information Industry Analyst
Librarian

http://infoDOCKET.com
@infodocket


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Wednesday, June 2

Top o’ the Review

ARL, ACRL, ALA, CDT, EFF, and Public Knowledge File Amicus Brief Urging Court to Overturn Sony v. Cox Decision
(Public Knowledge)

Free Registration Is Open for 41st Annual IATUL Conference 2021: July 13–15 Online
(International Association of University Libraries)

Governance Survey Data Measure the Impact of the Pandemic
(American Association of University Professors)

Protecting Scientific Freedoms to Combat the COVID-19 Pandemic
(International Science Council)

Yes, You MAY! SCOSS Social Media Campaign for Open Science Infrastructures
(Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services, SCOSS)

 

ARL Member Libraries

Are Academic Audiobooks Scalable?
(University of Michigan Press)

Enhanced Library Catalog Boosts Research Discovery
(Cornell University Library)

Penn Libraries Acquires 15th-Century Printing of Sūtra of Perfection of Wisdom
(Penn Libraries, University of Pennsylvania)

Western Libraries Celebrates Indigenous History Month
(Western Libraries, Western University)

 

Higher Ed—Members

Conference Spotlights Future Higher Education Challenges
(Diverse: Issues in Higher Education)

University of Ottawa’s Growth as a Knowledge Mobilization University
(Research Impact Canada)

 

Higher Ed—Other

Does Majoring in STEM Lead to a STEM Job after Graduation?
(United States Census Bureau)

 

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

New PNAS Name-Change Policy Supports an Inclusive Publishing Environment
(Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America)

 

Scholars & Scholarship

Library Publishing and Scholarly Societies
(Library Publishing Coalition Blog)

RDA Virtual Plenary 17 Final Report
(Research Data Alliance)

 

Curated by Gary D. Price, MLIS
Co-Founder and Editor, Library Journal’s infoDOCKET
Information Industry Analyst
Librarian

http://infoDOCKET.com
@infodocket


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Thursday, June 3

Top o’ the Review

AAP Vows to Protect Copyright from All Challengers
(Publishers Weekly)

China “Pursuing National Open Science Strategy”
(Research Information)

Mobile Technology and Home Broadband 2021
(Pew Research Center)

Science Europe Publishes Guide to Sustainable Research Data
(Science Europe)

The Values of Library Publishing and Open Infrastructure: Recapping #LPForum21
(Commonplace)

 

ARL Member Libraries

Celebrating a Full Year of Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries Community Zooms
(VCU Libraries)

Michigan State University Libraries 2021 Annual Report and Wall Calendar
(MSU Libraries)

New Online Collection: Exploring Indigenous Narratives and Worldviews
(University of Guelph Library)

Vanderbilt Acquires Dinah Shore Collection
(Vanderbilt University Jean & Alexander Heard Libraries)

 

Libraries—Other

arXiv’s Membership Program Is Now Based on Submissions
(arXiv.org Blog)

Libraries, National Emergencies, and Access to Credible Information: Are We Protecting Libraries’ Multiple Roles during Emergencies?
(Authors Alliance)

Nudging Open Science: Useful Tips for Academic Libraries?
(ZBW MediaTalk)

Storage and Availability of Data for Research: From Intentions to Implementation
(Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences)

Towards Automated Analysis of Research Methods in Library and Information Science
(Quantitative Science Studies)

 

Higher Ed—Members

OpenStax Institutional Partner Program Expands for Next Academic Year
(Rice University)

 

Higher Ed—Other

APLU Analysis of the FY2022 President’s Budget Request
(Association of Public and Land-grant Universities)

 

Scholars & Scholarship

Researcher Attitudes toward Data Sharing in Public Data Repositories: A Meta-Evaluation of Studies on Researcher Data Sharing
(Journal of Documentation)

 

Curated by Gary D. Price, MLIS
Co-Founder and Editor, Library Journal’s infoDOCKET
Information Industry Analyst
Librarian

http://infoDOCKET.com
@infodocket

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