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President’s Column, September 2022

President’s Column, September 2022 Hi everyone, Hope you’re all doing well. Here in Boston, it’s been the start of a new semester. Sometime in late summer, I committed to myself saying, “My purpose in life is to exercise.” Since then, I’ve been doing daily walks of 3-5 miles, evening workouts of at least a few…

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Governance Update, September 2022

Governance Update, September 2022 The Board of Directors met on August 8, 2022 via video conference. In attendance were Naresh Agarwal, PhD (President);  Abebe Rorissa, PhD (President-Elect); Joan Bartlett, PhD; Maria Bonn, PhD; Tina Du, PhD, Anna Maria Tammaro, PhD; Lydia Middleton, MBA, CAE (Executive Director); and Chris Cunningham, PhD (Parliamentarian). Guest in attendance: Deanna…

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2022 Annual Meeting News, September 2022

2022 Annual Meeting News, September 2022 We are just weeks away for the face-to-face 2022 Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA. We would love to see you there, and we hope you are planning to attend. Visit the Annual Meeting website or review the conference agenda for complete details on the program. It’s going to be…

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Member Spotlight, September 2022

Member Spotlight, September 2022 In each issue of Inside ASIS&T, we ask a different member questions about their perspectives, advice, and experiences in the field of information science and technology. If you’d like to be a featured member, email Pamela Yonker at pyonker@asist.org. Yuelin Li Professor Director, Office of International Affairs, Nankai University Chair, Department…

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New From JASIST, September 2022

New From JASIST, September 2022 Members of ASIS&T have full access to the Journal of Information Science and Technology (JASIST). If you are not sure how to access your member benefit, contact Pamela Yonker at pyonker@asist.org. JASIST Volume 73, Issue 9, September 2022   Full Issue   RESEARCH ARTICLES Are social sciences becoming more interdisciplinary? Evidence…

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New From Information Matters, September 2022

New From Information Matters, September 2022 Check out the newest articles from Information Matters (IM), ASIS&T’s digital-only communication translational forum for information science, bringing relevant and current research evidence and industry developments, news, and opinion to a global public audience free of charge. Sign up for our weekly newsletters from IM.   Tips for Library Staff…

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Chapter News, September 2022

Chapter News, September 2022 Africa Chapter Elections for the 2023 Officers of the Africa Chapter are currently underway.  All Africa Chapter members should have received a Survey Monkey email from Pamela Yonker.  If you have not received your email, please contact Pamela Yonker at pyonker@asist.org. The deadline to cast votes is September 23, 2022 at…

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SIG News, September 2022

SIG News, September 2022 The following SIGs are currently electing officers for 2023.  If you are a member of one of these SIGs and you did not receive a Survey Monkey ballot, please contact Pamela Yonker at pyonker@asist.org. SIG-ED: Deadline- September 22, 2022 at 11:45 PM EDT SIG-MET: Deadline- September 22, 2022 at 11:45 PM…

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Upcoming Webinars and Events

Upcoming Webinars and Events Webinar: Meet the Authors Series: Atlas of AI: Power, Politics, and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence (Winner, 2022 Best Information Science Book Award) Presenter: Kate Crawford Thursday, September 29, 2022 11:00 AM –  12:00 PM EDT   International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) Discounted rates for ASIS&T…

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