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Fady Joudah Wins the Jackson Poetry Prize | Book Pulse

North Carolina: “Davidson College Announces $100M Library Upgrade. It’s The School’s Largest Project Ever”

CENDI Modernizes Science.Gov to Include Updates On Federal Open Science, Public Access, and Scientific Integrity Efforts

Preprint: “A Survey on Retrieval-Augmented Text Generation for Large Language Models”

Report: “Texas Book-Banning Law Gutted By Appeals Court in a Blow to State Republicans”

University of Colorado Boulder: Norlin Library Now Host of Martin Scorsese’s Public VHS Archive; Louisiana: Bill Would Apply Obscenity Laws to Louisiana Public School Libraries; ARL to Congress: No One Can Own the Law; & More Headlines

Discover New Hosted Journals on Project MUSE

Winners of Publishing Triangle Awards Are Announced | Book Pulse

Report: “Should Researchers Use AI to Write Papers? Group Aims For Community-Driven Standards”

Library of Congress: South Asian Digital Collection (SADC) Now Online

Alabama: House Passes 18 Percent Cut to State Library Operations Budget; Spot the Deepfake: The AI Tools Undermining Our Own Eyes and Ears; & More Headlines

Alabama: House Passes 18 Percent Cut to State Library Operations Budget; Spot the Deepfake: The AI Tools Undermining Our Own Eyes and Ears; & More Headlines

Social Sciences | Prepub Alert, October 2024 Titles

Rebecca Yarros To Publish Standalone Novel This Fall | Book Pulse

Native American Tribal Histories: Series 1–4, 1813–1880 | eReview

First Folios Compared | eReview

Nonfiction Finale | Prepub Alert, October 2024 Titles

Horror | Prepub Alert, October 2024 Titles

Read-Alikes for ‘A Calamity of Souls’ by David Baldacci | LibraryReads

LJ Talks with Stephen A. Marshall, Author of ‘Hymenoptera: The Natural History and Diversity of Wasps, Bees and Ants’

LJ Talks with Monika Kim, Author of ‘The Eyes Are the Best Part’

Cozy Science Fiction and Fantasy

US Government Publishing Office (GPO) Makes Available New Statutes at Large Dating Back to 1789 via GovInfo

Delta Think: “Total Value of Scholarly Journals Market”

Washington Post: “Red States Threaten Librarians With Prison — as Blue States Work to Protect Them”

Funding: NEH Announces $26.2 Million for 238 Humanities Projects Nationwide

Barcelona Declaration on Open Research Information: “Researchers Need ‘Open’ Bibliographic Databases, New Declaration Says”

Library of Congress: 2024 National Recording Registry Selections Include Recordings by ABBA, Bill Withers, Blondie, Green Day, Jefferson Airplane, Kronos Quartet, Patti Page, The Cars, and The Notorious B.I.G

New Report From PEN America Looks at an “Unprecedented Surge in School Books Bans, Number of Individual Books Banned by Schools is Soaring to a Record Level”

New PEN America Report Cites Surging Book Bans | Book Pulse

New PEN America Report Cites Surging Book Bans | Book Pulse

Stanford HAI Releases 2024 Artificial Intelligence Index Report

BookNet Canada Shares Data About “Canadian Book Borrowers in 2023”

Tennessee: Democrats Oppose Bill to Have Books Removed From School Libraries; North Carolina: Durham County Main Library Evacuated Because Of Bomb Threat Before LGBTQ Story Hour; & More News Headlines

‘A Calamity of Souls’ by David Baldacci Tops Holds | Book Pulse

New Article: “Journalistic Interventions Matter: Understanding How Americans Perceive Fact-Checking Labels”

NARA: National Archives Unveils New Mass Digitization Center in College Park

IFLA Releases “Open Access Vocabulary” Reference Guide

PBS NewsHour: “Attempts to Ban Books are at an All-Time High. These Librarians Are Fighting Back”

CHORUS Forum: 12 Best Practices for Research Data Sharing – Event Summary, Comments; What is the Cost of Ransomware Attack on Toronto Library?; & More Headlines

Life + Style Apr 2024

Animals I Want To See: A Memoir of Growing Up in the Projects and Defying the Odds

This powerful memoir is ultimately about keeping a family together as things begin to fall apart. It’s consistently vivid, sometimes humorous, and engaging from start to finish.

Big Energy, Rescue Rabbits, and the Heart of the Library Community | PLA 2024

If Not Libraries, Then Who? Conference Programs Address Advocacy, Inclusivity, and More | PLA 2024


Barbie: Her Inspiration, History, and Legacy

A visually captivating scrapbook of Barbie’s evolution that fans will enjoy.

The Library Thief

Shenjé shines a light on LGBTQIA+ love and people of color in Victorian England. No stone is left unturned or unexamined in this gothic mystery that offers a counterpoint to what is often a cis-het and white genre. Fans of Sarah Waters and Bridget Collins might have in Shenjé a new author to add to their TBR lists.

Sex Cells: The Fight To Overcome Bias and Discrimination in Women’s Healthcare

A thought-provoking book about women’s health care that comes with a strategic plan for improvements. The book makes an important addition to health sciences and women’s studies collections.

One Cursed Rose

Zanetti (Frostbitten) launches a new series with this shadowy and violent twist on “Beauty and the Beast” that will appeal to readers looking for a uniquely magical world filled with seduction and betrayal.

In the Spell of the Barkley: Unravelling the Mystery of the World’s Toughest Ultramarathon

For fans of extreme sports and books about why some people push themselves physically and mentally to compete in them.

Gamblers, Fraudsters, Dreamers & Spies: The Outsiders Who Shaped Modern Japan

A brilliant, insightful look into the panoply of outsiders who contributed to the making of Japanese history in the modern age.

Vinyl Record Collecting for Dummies

The highly knowledgeable Thompson delivers an accessible, straightforward, and comprehensive guide to the increasingly popular hobby of record collecting. Good for general readers and vinyl collectors.

Survival Is Not Assured: The Life of Climber Jim Donini

This presentation of the climbing world’s intricacies makes the particulars of the sport comprehensible to a general audience. Donini’s story is told with literary verve and vivid sensory details. A must for sports collections.

Out of One, Many: Ancient Greek Ways of Thought and Culture

An entertaining and witty exploration of Greek history that will introduce readers to a variety of beliefs from ancient Greece.

A Punishing Breed

Readers who like campus mysteries and intriguing, gruff detectives with a few redeeming qualities will enjoy this first book in a planned series.

Language City: The Fight To Preserve Endangered Mother Tongues in New York

An in-depth, fascinating analysis of endangered languages and efforts to preserve them in New York City. Give to readers who enjoyed John McWhorter’s Words on the Move.

The Sweet Blue Distance

These 800 pages are gone in a surprising flash. Highly recommended; don’t miss the invaluable author’s note.

Sonia Delaunay: Living Art

While scholarly in tone with extensive footnotes, this beautifully designed book is readable and includes many handsome images. Recommended to readers who are interested in both the fine and decorative arts of the 20th century made by a remarkable artist.

Women Artists in Midcentury America: A History in Ten Exhibitions

Scholarly in tone, this would be a good inclusion for a contemporary art history collection, with appeal for students, researchers, or anyone with a strong interest in modern art or women’s studies.

Rock Music, Authority and Western Culture, 1964–1980

Music historians will find much to like in this fantastic resource, but the perspective is more singular than balanced.

Divided Isles: Solomon Islands and the China Switch

Highly recommended for readers interested in diplomacy with China and international relations in general or the politics and history of the Solomon Islands in particular.

Ageless Aging: A Woman’s Guide to Increasing Healthspan, Brainspan, and Lifespan

This book’s strength lies in its efforts to bring together information about aging well in one easily accessible work.

Vendor News Roundup | PLA 2024

Winners of the Oregon Book Award Are Announced | Book Pulse

Research Tools: A New Resource to Explore Library of Congress Transcription Datasets

Massachusetts: “The Power of Books Behind Bars: Local Librarian Transforms Jail Library”

New Data From Open Syllabus: “OER Adoption Update: 2023”

James Patterson Speaks Out on $500 Bonuses to Bookstores, Librarians; Seattle Public Library Resorting to Rolling Branch Closures & More Headlines

James Patterson Speaks Out on $500 Bonuses to Bookstores, Librarians; Seattle Public Library Resorting to Rolling Branch Closures & More Headlines

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The First of Many Conversations: Librarians and Independent Publishers Come Together at IndieLib 2024

Winners of the Whiting Award for Emerging Authors Are Announced | Book Pulse

Spring Stars | Life+Style Top Reads


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