The coveted and prestigious ASIS&T awards represent the greatest recognition and respect professionals may afford their colleagues. Selections of awards recipients were made after thoughtful and thorough consideration by appropriate committees or official bodies of the Association. These awards are presented at the Annual Awards Luncheon held at the ASIS&T Annual Meeting.

Congratulations to all the winners!

International Awards

Award of MeritTom Wilson
Best Information Science BookRyen White -- Interactions with Search Systems
History Fund Research Grant AwardMatthew Mayernik -- Organizing Scientists, Organizing Data: Infrastructures and Institutions for Long-Term Scientific Data Initiatives
History Fund Research Paper AwardAlex Poole -- "Could My Dark Hands Break Through the Dark Shadow?” The North Carolina Negro Library Association’s War on Information Poverty in the Long Civil Rights Movement, 1935-1955
James M. Cretsos Leadership AwardJeremy McLaughlin
John Wiley Best JASIST Paper AwardDorte Madsen -- Liberating Interdisciplinarity from Myth. An Exploration of the Discursive Construction of Identities in Information Studies
Pratt Severn AwardNatalie Ornat -- Reading for your Life: The Impact of Reading and Writing During the Siege of Sarajevo
ProQuest Doctoral Dissertation AwardDr. Sarah A. Buchanan -- A Provenance Research Study of Archaeological Curation
Best Research in Information Science AwardCaroline Haythornthwaite
Clarivate Doctoral Dissertation Proposal ScholarshipLeslie Thomson -- Investigating Information Creating and Informal Information Providing: A Grounded Theory Study of the Information Practices and Role of Serious YouTuber
Clarivate Outstanding Information Science Teacher AwardDr. Michael Twidale
Watson Davis AwardEmil Levine
New Leaders
  • Tim Gorichanaz

  • Tamarack Hockin

  • Aylin Ilhan

  • MD Anwarul Islam

  • Nushrat Khan

  • Saguna Shankar

  • Yiwei Wang

  • Nosheen Fatima Warraich
  • Chapter Awards

    Chapter of the YearEuropean Chapter
    Chapter Member of the YearChristopher Khoo, Asia Pacific Chapter
    Chapter Event of the YearCO-ASIST -- ASIS&T Regional Meeting at OCLC
    Student Chapter of the YearEuropean Student Chapter
    Student Chapter Membership GrowthUniversity at Albany, SUNY

    SIG Awards

    SIG of the YearVisualization, Images & Sound (VIS)
    SIG Member of the YearArjun Sabharwal (SIG/AH & VIS)
    SIG Publication of the YearSIG Arts & Humanities (SIG/AH) June/July Bulletin Special Section on A New Open Humanities