The Publications Committee is charged with planning both the content and the mode of delivery of ASIS&T “Publications” as the field and member desires change and as organizational needs evolve and allow.

Co-Chair:  Rong Tang, Simmons College
Co-Chair:  Yuelin Li, Nankai University
Board Liaison:  Jamshid Beheshti, McGill University



  • Explore ASIS&T publications users’ thoughts on reviving ARIST, and develop specific plans for reviving ARIST
  • Discuss possible ways to make Bulletin serving as a bridge between researchers and professionals/practitioners
  • Expand the impact of ASIS&T publications to geographical areas beyond North America
  • Conduct a comparative analysis of bibliometric and altmetric counts of publications occurring in recent JASIST and Proceedings publications
  • Share findings and make recommendations to the Board about the program as a whole and/or about particular publications. Due by June 1, 2017.