Category Archives: Announcements

Posts regarding general NASIG activities and events including committee news or other business of the organization.

Call for Proceedings Editors

Hello all, NASIG is seeking candidates to join the team of editors of the Conference Proceedings to serve a term of two years beginning May 2017. We are seeking excellent writers who have editing experience and are able to work … Continue reading

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Volunteer for 2017-18 Committes!

NASIG members, it’s that time again! I’m asking you all to consider volunteering to serve on one of our committees. NASIG is far more than just a conference; its various committees, task forces, etc. work on interesting and important tasks … Continue reading

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NASIG March 2017 Webinar: ER Sleuths are on the Case: Best Practices for e-resource Acquisitions

ER Sleuths are on the Case: Best Practices for e-resource Acquisitions Date: March 16, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm (ET) Length: 1 hour Registration deadline: March 15, 2017 This webinar will be recorded and made available to registrants after the webinar … Continue reading

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NASIG Call for Nominations by Petition

The Nominations & Elections Committee is soliciting petition candidates for the 2017 election for the following open positions on the Executive Board: • Vice President/President-Elect • Treasurer • Member-at-Large Instructions for petition candidates can be found on the NASIG website … Continue reading

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2017 NASIG Election Slate

The following individuals are slated to appear on the ballot for the 2017 NASIG election: Vice President/President-Elect (3-year term beginning 2017/18) • Angela Dresselhaus, East Carolina University • Danielle Williams, University of Evansville Treasurer (3-year term beginning 2017/18) • Jessica … Continue reading

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Core Competencies for Scholarly Communication Librarians

The NASIG Scholarly Communications Core Competencies Task Force (CCTF) has released the final draft of the Core Competencies for Scholarly Communication Librarians. This document describes the skills that librarians need to work in the highly collaborative environment related to digital scholarship … Continue reading

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NASIG Standards Committee Announcement: COUNTER 5 release

COUNTER is developing a new release, COUNTER 5. COUNTER 5 will have fewer reports, 36 reduced to 15, and fewer metric types, 25 fields  reduced to 10, but aims to be more flexible and have more of a focus on … Continue reading

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