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    ASIS&T Statement on IMLS Funding

    The US White House budget request for FY2019 proposes funding for the orderly closure of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) (https://www.imls.gov/). IMLS is a US Federal Agency that is the primary source of funding for public museums and libraries in the United States. The Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) recognizes […]
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    FEBRUARY 2018 JASIST Now Available Online

    The February 2018 JASIST (Vol. 69, Iss. 2) is now available online for reading by members and subscribers! With 12 research articles, topics ranging from information retrieval (IR) systems to weighted citation networks, there’s something for everyone! Be sure to dive into the book review(s) of The Selected Works of Marcia J. Bates (Volumes I […]
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    JANUARY 2018 JASIST Now Available Online!

    The first issue of JASIST for the new year (January 2018; Vol. 69, Iss. 1) is now available online for reading by members and subscribers! With an editorial on “Documents and (as) Machines” from JASIST’s editor-in-chief, Javed Mostafa, an AIS Review on the “Theory and Practice of Data Citation,” to 12 research articles, with topics […]
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    DECEMBER 2017 JASIST Now Available Online!

    The newest edition of JASIST (December 2017; Vol. 68, Iss. 12) is now available online for reading by members and subscribers! With an AIS Review on research synthesis methods and 10 research articles, with topics ranging from data reuse behaviors to acknowledgments research in scholarly communication, there’s something for everyone! Check it out today.
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    Best JASIST Paper of the Decades

    These papers were selected from a slate assembled by a bibliometric study commissioned by Wiley, and vetted by members of the JASIST Board, the SIGs, and the 80th Anniversary Advisory Group. Members were asked to vote on the slate and the results are as follows: The entire slate of papers is available on http://jasist.weebly.com/. Best […]
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    NOVEMBER 2017 JASIST Now Available Online!

    The newest edition of JASIST (November 2017) is now available online for reading by members and subscribers! It’s the special issue on biomedical information retrieval with 11 research articles ranging from What Makes an Effective Clinical Query and Querier? to Triaging Content Severity in Online Mental Health Forums. There’s something for everyone! Check it out today.
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    2017 Chapter Event of the Year Award

    The 2017 Chapter Event of the Year Award goes to the Central Ohio Chapter’s (CO-ASIS&T) “2017 Summer of Tours.” The purpose of the award is to recognize the best event held by a Chapter during the previous year. Criteria used to judge chapter events are relevance for the chapter’s members, societal or scientific/technical significance of […]
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    2017 Best Information Science Book Award

    The winner of the Best Information Science Book Award is Interactions with Search Systems by Ryen W. White, published by Cambridge University Press. The award is given to the author whose book is judged to have made the most outstanding contribution in the field of information science during the calendar year preceding the ASIS&T annual […]

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