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NEASIS&T Travel Award for 2019 ASIS&T Annual Meeting

April 8, 2019 | Comments Off on NEASIS&T Travel Award for 2019 ASIS&T Annual Meeting

Posted on April 8, 2019 by Terrence Curtiss The New England Chapter (NEASIS&T) is pleased to announce a $1250 travel award to support participation in the 2019 ASIS&T Annual Meeting. Our goals are to support scholarship and connect research and practice, bringing new voices to the chapter. There is one award of $1250. Both practitioners and…

ASIS&T Awards Nominations Deadline Today

April 1, 2019 | Comments Off on ASIS&T Awards Nominations Deadline Today

Posted on April 1, 2019 by Terrence Curtiss Don’t miss your chance to nominate a colleague or yourself for one of ASIS&T’s prestigious awards. The deadline is TODAY! Click below for access to the awards guidelines and nominations forms: Award of Merit Best Information Science Book Award Clarivate Analytics Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Scholarship Clarivate Analytics…

Housing Reservation Site Now Open for #ASIST19

March 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Housing Reservation Site Now Open for #ASIST19

Posted on March 14, 2019 by Lydia Middleton We are very excited about the 2019 ASIS&T Annual Meeting which will be held October 18-23, 2019, in Melbourne, Australia! Don’t delay!  We encourage you to make your hotel reservations as soon as possible.  We have selected two world-class hotels this year, the Crown Metropol and Crown…

2020 ASIS&T Annual Meeting goes to Pittsburgh

March 14, 2019 | Comments Off on 2020 ASIS&T Annual Meeting goes to Pittsburgh

Posted on March 14, 2019 by Lydia Middleton ASIS&T is pleased to announce that the 2020 Annual Meeting will take place October 23-28, 2020 at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown. Please save the date!

Bowker Wins Bob Williams History Fund Research Grant Award

October 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Bowker Wins Bob Williams History Fund Research Grant Award

Posted on October 10, 2018 by Lydia Middleton The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Lynne Bowker has been awarded a 2018 Bob Williams History Fund Research Grant Award for her work titled, “Revealing One of Information Science and Technology’s “Hidden Figures”: How Helmut Felber brought information science principles…

Ella Milliken Detro Wins Pratt Severn Award

October 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Ella Milliken Detro Wins Pratt Severn Award

Posted on October 10, 2018 by Lydia Middleton The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce Ella Milliken Detro has been selected as the 2018 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…

Dobreski and Kwaśnik Win Bob Williams History Fund Research Paper Award

October 3, 2018 | Comments Off on Dobreski and Kwaśnik Win Bob Williams History Fund Research Paper Award

Posted on October 3, 2018 by Lydia Middleton The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Brian Dobreski and Barbara Kwaśnik have been awarded a 2018 Bob Williams History Fund Award for their research paper titled “Changing Depictions of Persons in Library Practice: Spirits, Pseudonyms, and Human Books.” The Bob…

Poole Wins Bob Williams History Fund Best Research Paper Award

October 3, 2018 | Comments Off on Poole Wins Bob Williams History Fund Best Research Paper Award

Posted on October 3, 2018 by Lydia Middleton The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Alex Poole has been awarded a 2018 Bob Williams History Fund Award for his research paper titled “Harold T. Pinkett and the Lonely Crusade of African American Archivists in the Twentieth Century.” The Bob…

Kurtz & Henneken Win Best JASIST Paper Award

August 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Kurtz & Henneken Win Best JASIST Paper Award

Posted on August 17, 2018 by Lydia Middleton Dr. Michael J. Kurtz The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that “Measuring Metrics – A 40-Year Longitudinal Cross-Validation of Citations, Downloads, and Peer Review in Astrophysics,” written by Michael J. Kurtz and Edwin A. Henneken and published in Volume 68 of…

Buckland Wins Book Award

August 16, 2018 | Comments Off on Buckland Wins Book Award

Posted on August 16, 2018 by Lydia Middleton The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is delighted to announce that Information and Society, written by Professor Michael Buckland and published by MIT Press is the recipient of the ASIS&T Best Information Science Book Award for 2018. The award’s purpose is to recognize the outstanding book in…