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Call for Nominations: Best Student Paper Award for Research on Digital Collections

May 21, 2022

Call for Nominations: Best Student Paper Award for Research on Digital Collections Sponsored by SIG-VIS & SIG-DL $1000 Award plus ASIS&T certificate  Nomination Deadline: July 15, 2022 Awards Notification: July 29, 2022 The SIG-VIS / SIG-DL Best Student Paper Award for Research on Digital Collections, offered by Special Interest Group-Visualization, Images, & Sound (SIG-VIS) and…

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SIGAH Newsletter, Spring 2022

May 18, 2022

The SIG-AH Spring 2021 Digital Newsletter has been published. Please visit this URL to view the PDF version: https://growthzonesitesprod.azureedge.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/946/sigah-newsletter-spring2022.pdf

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ISO 25964-1:2011 Information and Retrieval – Thesauri and Interoperability with Other Vocabularies – Part 1: Thesauri for Information Retrieval

May 17, 2022

Voted REVISE on ISO 25964-1:2011 Information and Retrieval – Thesauri and Interoperability with Other Vocabularies – Part 1: Thesauri for Information Retrieva Description: This part of ISO 25964 gives recommendations for the development and maintenance of thesauri intended for information retrieval applications. It is applicable to vocabularies used for retrieving information from all types of…

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Proposed Bylaws Amendments – Public Comment Open

May 16, 2022

The ASIS&T Governance Committee has put forth two amendments to the the ASIS&T Bylaws as follows: Reinstatement of Immediate Past President as chair of the Nominations Committee Until 2019 the Immediate Past President was chair of the Nominations Committee. Due to some comments made to Board members at the 2018 Annual Meeting that left a…

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Global Scholars from Multi-organizations Join the Webinar on Information Equality, Presented by Professor from Nankai University

May 16, 2022

Global Scholars from Multi-organizations Join the Webinar on Information Equality, presented by Professor from Nankai University Presenter: Liangzhi Yu, Ph.D. On May 13, a webinar sponsored jointly by The Asia Pacific Chapter of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T-AP) and The Information Behavior Chapter of the Chinese Society for Scientific and Technical Information…

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ARIST Editorial Board Announced

May 13, 2022

Lisa Given, PhD, Editor-in-Chief of the Annual Review of Information Science and Technology (ARIST) is pleased to announce the appointment of the new ARIST Editorial Board. The Board includes experts drawn from around the globe and across the disciplines of information science, computing science, and technology studies. ARIST‘s mandate is to be inclusive of a…

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Call for Papers: JASIST Special Issue on “Re-orienting Search Engine Research in Information Science”

May 12, 2022

Overview General web search engines are an essential part of today’s information infrastructure. They have made it possible to find almost anything on the Internet by typing a few keywords into an empty search box. In fact, search engines have become so integrated into devices and practices that you can get an answer before you…

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Call for Abstracts: Information Science Trends (IST’22): Untold Stories

May 11, 2022

Call for papers for the IST’22 conference organised by the ASIS&T European Chapter (June 17-19, 2022).

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ISO FDIS 3297 International Serial Standard Number (ISSN)

May 9, 2022

Voted APPROVE on ISO FDIS 3297 International Serial Standard Number (ISSN) Question: Question: Do you approve the technical content of ISO/FDIS 3297 for publication Description: This document defines and promotes the use of a standard code (ISSN) for the unique identification of serials and other continuing resources. Each International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a…

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SIG-III International Workshop on Publishing Impactful Research

May 2, 2022

International Workshop on Publishing Impactful Research Date: Friday, June 10, 2022 Time: 9:00 – 11:00 AM (EDT) Platform: Zoom Registration: bit.ly/sigiii-workshop-2022 ASIS&T SIG-III is delighted to announce an international workshop on Publishing Impactful Research. This event will happen online on June 10, 2022. Please do the registration, see the program schedule, abstract and bios of…

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