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Scientivity Contest

You are a Library and/or Information Science (LIS) Student?

You are working on an exciting research topic and want to share your work with others?
Your thesis was not produced to gather dust on a shelf?

If you can answer all these questions with YES then you should participate in our SCIENTIVITY contest for LIS Students in Europe!

This is your chance to share your work with students, researchers and professors around the world!

We invite you to submit your work in a creative way (e.g. a poster, essay, video, comic, or any format you have in mind).

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: December 15, 2017


JUDGING CRITERIA: contents (50%) and creativity (50%).
The jury will consist of board members from the European Chapter and Student Chapter.


The first winner will gain financial support to attend the iConference 2018 in Sheffield; Mentorship by Javed Mostafa for your journal submission to JASIST.

The first three winners will further receive a one year ASIS&T student membership and a winner’s certificate.

The topic of your research should be related to information science and technology research. For some inspirations you may have a look at the work done by the Special Interest Groups of ASIS&T:

  • Arts & Humanities (AH)
  • Classification Research (CR)
  • Digital Libraries (DL)
  • Education for Information Sci. (ED)
  • Health Informatics (HLTH)
  • History & Foundations of Information Science (HFIS)
  • Information Needs, Seeking and Use (USE)
  • Information Policy (IFP)
  • International Information Issues (III)
  • Knowledge Management (KM)
  • Management (MGT)
  • Metrics (MET)
  • Scientific & Technical Information (STI)
  • Social Informatics (SI)
  • Visualization, Images & Sound (VIS)