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Call for Panelists at the Upcoming ASIS&T Annual Meeting

March 15, 2020

Dear Colleagues, The ASIS&T SIG-STI (Special Interest Group on Scientific & Technical Information) is planning to propose panels at the ASIS&T Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh this fall. We’d really like to provide a venue in which presenters and audiences could have thorough discussions on topics related to scientific and technical information. Two proposed themes for the…

UPCOMING SIG-STI WEBINAR ON APRIL 16

March 3, 2020

Research Context and Research Chemistry: Information Literacy, Scholarly Publishing, and Data Management in the Chemistry CurriculumSponsored by SIG-STIPresenter: Joshua BoryczApril 16 11:00 AM EDT – 12:00 PM EDTFor registration:https://www.asist.org/meetings-events/webinars/research-context-and-research-chemistry-information-literacy-scholarly-publishing-and-data-management-in-the-chemistry-curriculum/

SIG-STI Officers – Call for Nominations

August 3, 2019

SIG-STI is calling for nominations/self-nominations for officers for the 2019-2020 term period. Deadline: August 23, 2019. – Chair-elect – Secretary /Treasurer – Communications Officer – Webmaster Chair-elect (2 year commitment) The Chair-elect, who automatically becomes Chair in the following year, works closely with the Chair in planning and executing SIG programs and serves as the Alternate SIG Cabinet Representative. The…

SIG STI Annual Business Meeting 2015 ASIS&T Annual Conference

November 5, 2015

SIG STI Annual Business Meeting 2015 ASIS&T Annual Conference Sterling 6, Hyatt Regency, St. Louis, Missouri November 10, 2015: 2:15pm to 3:25pm Agenda Current Business • Election of New Officers • Review/discuss 2015 FY Annual Report and Budget: Discuss 2016 FY Budget • Best Paper Award Presentation • Reports from Annual Conference: o New Member/First…

SIG STI Best Paper Award

September 4, 2015

SIG STI is pleased to announce that this year’s Best Paper Award goes to Andrea K. Thomer and Nicholas M. Weber for their paper, The Phylogeny of a Dataset, which was presented at last year’s ASIS&T annual conference in Seattle and appears in the Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. The…

SIG-STI Officers – Call for Nominations

August 10, 2015

SIG-STI is calling for nominations/self-nominations for officers for the 2015-2016 term period. Deadline: Monday, September 1, 2015. – Chair-elect – Secretary /Treasurer – Communications Officer – Webmaster Chair-elect (2 year commitment) The Chair-elect, who automatically becomes Chair in the following year, works closely with the Chair in planning and executing SIG programs and serves as…

From the Chair of SIG-STI

February 19, 2015

Hello! My name is Michael Luesebrink and I am the current chair of the special interest group (SIG) for Scientific and Technical Information (STI).  I am using this column as an opportunity to reach out to the members of STI as part of an initiative to encourage more members to learn about our SIG and…

ASIS&T SIG/STI Sponsors a Best Paper Award

February 17, 2015

The special interest group (SIG), Scientific and Technical Information, is pleased to announce their annual Best Paper Award. This award is conferred upon a research article, which is acknowledged by our peers as the best paper in the library and information science literature that pertains to the subject of scientific and technical information.  The winner will receive…

SIG-STI at 77th ASIS&T Annual Meeting in Seattle, Nov 2014

October 23, 2014

Please mark your calendars to attend the following SIG-STI Events during the 77th ASIS&T Annual Meeting in Seattle. All Annual Meeting attendees are invited! SIG-STI Business Meeting Monday, November 3, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Madronna Room. Coffee and pastries will be served! 3D Technologies:  New Tools for Information Scientists to Engage, Educate and…

Nomination Deadline Extended!

September 2, 2014

SIG-STI is calling for nominations/self-nominations for officers for the 2014-2015 term period. NEW DEADLINE:  Tuesday, September 23, 2014. Please see previous post for the description of these positions: – Chair-elect – Secretary /Treasurer – Communications Officer – Webmaster We hope you will join us!