June/July 2012 Volume 38, issue 5

The Bulletin of the Association for Information Science and Technology is a bi-monthly news magazine packed with developments and issues affecting the field, pragmatic management reports, opinion, and news of people and events in the information science community.

This Issue
June/July 2012
Vol. 38, No. 5
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SPECIAL SECTION

Research Data Access & Preservation (RDAP)

Introduction
by Melissa Weaver, Special Section Guest Editor
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RDAP Program Overview
by Reagan Moore and Melissa Weaver
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The RDAP12 Summit: Challenges and Opportunities for Data Management
by Karen M. Wickett, Xiao Hu and Andrea Thomer
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Advancing the Practice of Data Citation: A To-Do List
by Joseph A. Hourclé
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Data Citation Initiatives and Issues
By Matthew S. Mayernik
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Session Summary: The RDAP12 Panel on Training Data Management Practitioners
by Xiao Hu
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Session Summary: The RDAP12 Data Citation Panel
by Matthew S. Mayernik
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FEATURES

The Changed and Changing ADI/ASIS/ASIS&T After 75 Years
by Robert V. Williams
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Open Access to the Scientific Journal Literature – Status and Challenges for the Information Systems Community
by Bo-Christer Björk and Patrik Paetau
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Taxonomies, Biology and Baseball: The Need for Fieldwork
by Jay Ven Eman
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DEPARTMENTS

President’s Page
by Diane H. Sonnenwald
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Editor’s Desktop
by Irene Travis
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Inside ASIS&T
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