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VOLUME 29 • NUMBER 5 • May 2012
Information Today
The Newspaper for Users and Producers of Electronic Information Services

Reflections on the IPG-Amazon Dispute
The dispute between Amazon and Independent Publishers Group over royalty and payment terms illustrates what can happen when the worlds of publishing, technology, and copyright law collide.
by George H. Pike

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Factiva: It’s All About the Content
by Barbara Brynko

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Special Report
OA: The Debate Continues
by Marydee Ojala

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A Fandango of Fakes
by Marydee Ojala
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Editor’s Note

by Barbara Brynko

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Behind the Lens
Points of Friction
by Dick Kaser

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E-Find in an Elibrary

by Barbara Quint

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Letter to the Editor Page 8

Insider’s Perspective
Educating Millennials: Information Literacy Neither Starts nor Ends With Wikipedia
by Andrew Brown

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Quotables From Industry Notables
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Legal Issues
Copyright in Public Records Being Tested
by George H. Pike

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Internet Waves
Old, Not Dead
by Shirley Duglin Kennedy

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Executive Profile
Kathy Greenler Sexton - Vice President and General Manager of the Content Division, The Software & Information Industry Association
by Jamie Babbitt

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A Librarian Ebook Revolution?
by Paula J. Hane

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Special Report
The Future of Apps
by Alexa Mantell

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IT Spotlight
First Stop Health: One-Stop Consumer Care
by Marji McClure

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NewsBytes Page 12

SIIA: Publishers Push Multiple Platforms
by Alexa Mantell

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Thomson Reuters and KACST:
Building a New Pipeline for Innovation
by Barbara Brynko

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Five Ways to Digest Social Media
by Alexa Mantell

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ebrary Rolls Out Ebook Strategy
by Barbara Brynko

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FileMaker 12: Empowering the User
by Barbara Brynko

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International Report
New Collection Gathers WorldWar I Artifacts
by John Charlton

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World of Libraries Page 17

Redefining Search
Retrieving Health Research
by Stephen E. Arnold

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Database Review
SciVerse Meets STEM Lit
by Mick O’Leary

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Tools of the Trade
Innovations Abound at PLA 2012
by Karen C. Knox

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Product News Page 30

CLEAR: Tools Aimed at Two New Targets
by Barbara Brynko

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Woopra: Delivering Detailed Demographics
by Alexa Mantell

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Gale Gateways: Optimizing Discoverability
by Alexa Mantell

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Information Today, Inc. Conferences Page 18

Report From the Field
Creative Themes in OnCopyright 2012
by Barbara Brynko

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Report From the Field
Preserving Your Personal Past
by Donald T. Hawkins

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Global Outlook Page 19

Focus on Publishing
Textbooks in Turmoil
by Robin Peek

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In Other Words
Overcoming Language and Performance Barriers
by Lauree Padgett

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Words at Work

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Book Review
Tales From the Library Trenches
True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries
Edited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco
reviewed by Gwen M. Gregory

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Kick-Start Your Creative Project With Funds
by David King

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