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Change to Tiered NASIG Membership Dues Approved

The vote to move to a tired system of membership dues has passed, and is scheduled to take effect beginning on January 1, 2020. The new membership dues schedule will be as follows: Regular Members, salary range $50,000 or above … Continue reading

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NASIG Executive Board: 2nd Call for Nominations

The Nominations & Elections Committee is still seeking nominations for Vice-President/President-Elect. Information about the office can be found on the NASIG Officers and Executive Board Job Descriptions page. To nominate someone for NASIG Vice-President/President Elect, please complete a nomination form … Continue reading

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Introducing NASIG’s 2020 Conference Logo for Spokane!

The logo for the 2020 NASIG Annual Conference features two architectural icons of Spokane: the Monroe Street Bridge and the Expo ’74 United States Pavilion. The logo was designed by local artist Chris Bovey. Chris grew up in Spokane and … Continue reading

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John Merriman Joint NASIG/UKSG Award now accepting applications!

NASIG members are invited to apply for the John Merriman Joint NASIG/UKSG Award. This award sponsors travel to UKSG for a NASIG member, and travel to NASIG for a UKSG member. The 2020 UKSG conference will be held March 30th … Continue reading

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Deadline extended for 2020 NASIG Annual Conference Call for Proposals

NASIG is soliciting proposals for its 35th Annual Conference, to be held June 8-12, 2020, in Spokane, WA. NASIG seeks proposals for one-hour conference sessions on topics related to scholarly communication and publishing, and the acquisition, management, and discovery of … Continue reading

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Vision Speaker for 2020 NASIG Annual Conference: Janetta Waterhouse

Janetta Waterhouse is the Director of the Technical Services and Library Systems Division at University at Albany, which is made up of the Acquisitions Services, Discovery Services, Metadata Services, and Library Systems departments. Prior to coming to the UA, she … Continue reading

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Vision Speaker for 2020 NASIG Annual Conference: Dr. Amelia Gibson

Amelia Gibson is an Assistant Professor in the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her primary research interests center on communities and health information behavior, information marginalization, and access among marginalized … Continue reading

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