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Bhakti Gala to Receive the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)  2022 James M. Cretsos Leadership Award 

June 19, 2022 | Comments Off on Bhakti Gala to Receive the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)  2022 James M. Cretsos Leadership Award 

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Bhakti Gala, PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Science, Central University of Gujarat, is the 2022 recipient of the ASIS&T James M. Cretsos Leadership Award.   The award recognizes a new ASIS&T member who has demonstrated outstanding leadership qualities in…

ARIST, Call for Submissions

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on ARIST, Call for Submissions

The Annual Review of Information Science and Technology (ARIST) publishes comprehensive and systematic reviews on topics relevant to information science, computing science, and technology, broadly defined. An ideal ARIST manuscript presents both an historic overview and a discussion of contemporary trends related to the topic being investigated. The audience for ARIST reviews is diverse, including…

Zhe He Receives the 2022 Lois Lunin Award 

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on Zhe He Receives the 2022 Lois Lunin Award 

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Zhe He of Florida State University, Tallahassee, Fl. is the 2022 recipient of the Lois Lunin Award. This award recognizes individuals who have made noteworthy contributions to the practice of Information Science and Technology through leadership, mentoring, and innovation.  Dr. Zhe He is an Associate…

“Atlas of AI: Power, Politics, and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence” Receives ASIS&T 2022 Best Information Science Book of the Year Award 

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on “Atlas of AI: Power, Politics, and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence” Receives ASIS&T 2022 Best Information Science Book of the Year Award 

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that “Atlas of AI: Power, Politics, and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence,” written by Kate Crawford and published by Yale University Press is the recipient of the ASIS&T Best Information Science Book Award for 2022. The award’s purpose is to recognize the…

Jesse Ludington Receives 2022 Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Award 

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on Jesse Ludington Receives 2022 Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Award 

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Jesse Ludington has been selected as the 2022 recipient of the Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Award. The purpose of the award is to encourage student research and writing in the field of information science.    Ludington’s paper entitled, “Social Media as…

Kate McDowell Receives 2022 Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award 

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on Kate McDowell Receives 2022 Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award 

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is very pleased to announce that Kathleen (Kate) McDowell, Associate Professor, School of Information Sciences, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is the 2022 recipient of the ASIS&T Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award.   The award’s purpose is to recognize the unique teaching contribution of an individual as a teacher…

Heather O’Brien Receives Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Research in Information Science Award 

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on Heather O’Brien Receives Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Research in Information Science Award 

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is pleased to announce that Heather O’Brien, Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia iSchool, is the recipient of the 2022 ASIS&T Research in Information Science Award.   This award recognizes an individual or team who has made an outstanding contribution to information science research. The award is for…

Jelina Haines to Receive 2022 ASIS&T ProQuest Doctoral Dissertation Award 

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on Jelina Haines to Receive 2022 ASIS&T ProQuest Doctoral Dissertation Award 

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Jelina Haines is the 2022 recipient of the ASIS&T ProQuest Doctoral Dissertation Award for her dissertation proposal titled, “Researching the knowledge journey practices of Indigenous Elders relevant to the younger generation: A community-based participatory study.”  The award’s purpose is to recognize outstanding…

Nilavra Bhattacharya to Receive ASIS&T Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Scholarship Award

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on Nilavra Bhattacharya to Receive ASIS&T Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Scholarship Award

The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Nilavra Bhattacharya is the 2022 recipient of the ASIS&T Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Scholarship Award for his dissertation proposal titled, “A Longitudinal Study to Understand University Students’ Searching as a Learning Process.”   Bhattacharya is a PhD candidate at the School of Information, University…

2022 Best JASIST Paper Award

June 15, 2022 | Comments Off on 2022 Best JASIST Paper Award

“Open is Not Forever: A Study of Vanished Open Access Journals” Selected for 2022 JASIST Best Paper Award  The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that “Open is Not Forever: A Study of Vanished Open Access Journals” written by Mikael Laakso, Lisa Matthias, and Najko Jahn published in Volume 72,…