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APRIL 2018 JASIST Now Available Online

April 2, 2018 |

Posted on April 2, 2018 by Stephan Addo The April 2018 JASIST (Vol. 69, Iss. 4) is now available online for reading by members and subscribers! With 9 research articles – topics ranging from digital libraries to patent citations – there’s something for everyone! Be sure to check out the book review of The SAGE Handbook…

ASIST 2018 Call for Submissions Deadline EXTENDED!

March 30, 2018 |

Posted on March 30, 2018 by Stephan Addo   Given the close proximity to the iConference and a holiday weekend in many parts of the world, the ASIS&T submission deadline for Paper, Panels, Workshops and Tutorials has been extended until Wednesday, April 4, 2018.  Submissions will be accepted as long as it is April 4, anywhere…

ASIST18 Call for Submissions Deadline — April 2

March 22, 2018 |

Posted on March 22, 2018 by Lydia Middleton We invite papers, posters and visual presentations, panel and workshop submissions that focus on the conference theme, as well as work that reflects the broader mandate of ASIS&T, regarding the creation, representation, storage, access, dissemination and use of information, media and records, and the systems, tools, and…

NEASIS&T Travel Award for ASIST2018

March 19, 2018 |

Posted on March 19, 2018 by Stephan Addo The Association for Information Science & Technology, New England Chapter (NEASIS&T) is pleased to announce two awards to support participation in the ASIS&T Annual Meeting.  Our goals are to support scholarship and connect research and practice, bringing new voices to the chapter. There is one student award…

MARCH 2018 JASIST Now Available Online

March 1, 2018 |

Posted on March 1, 2018 by Stephan Addo The March 2018 JASIST (Vol. 69, Iss. 3) is now available online for reading by members and subscribers! With an editorial on the careful use of terminologies to 12 research articles – topics ranging from logarithmic tables to the cultural evolution of national constiutions – there’s something…

ASIS&T Statement on IMLS Funding

February 16, 2018 |

Posted on February 16, 2018 by Stephan Addo 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…

FEBRUARY 2018 JASIST Now Available Online

February 1, 2018 |

Posted on February 1, 2018 by Stephan Addo 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 the analysis of a weighted citation network – there’s something for everyone! Be sure to dive…

JANUARY 2018 JASIST Now Available Online!

January 4, 2018 |

Posted on January 4, 2018 by Stephan Addo 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…

DECEMBER 2017 JASIST Now Available Online!

December 1, 2017 |

Posted on December 1, 2017 by Stephan Addo 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…

Best JASIST Paper of the Decades

November 7, 2017 |

Posted on November 7, 2017 by Stephan Addo 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…