Category Archives: Announcements

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

May 2017 issue of the NASIG Newsletter

It’s finally here!  The May 2017 issue of the NASIG Newsletter is now available.  This issue features: ·         A tribute to John Riddick, NASIG’s founder and first president from Tina Feick ·         Profiles of Michel Dumontier and Carol Tilley, vision … Continue reading

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2nd Draft: COUNTER 5 Release

Revisions have been made to the draft Code of Practice for COUNTER Release 5. Draft 2 is now available for review and feedback is welcome by the end of May. There is also a useful summary of changes from Draft … Continue reading

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NASIG Webinar: Introduction to SUSHI – May 18, 2017

NASIG Webinar: Introduction to SUSHI Date: May 18, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm (ET) Length: 1 hour Registration Deadline for live event: May 17, 2017. This webinar will be recorded and made available to registrants after the webinar is completed. Late … Continue reading

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New Proceedings Editors

Hello NASIG Members, I am pleased to announce that Paul Moeller and Cindy Shirkey will be joining the NASIG Proceedings Editors this summer. Paul Moeller, Director of Metadata Services at University of Colorado Boulder will become the new Production Editor. … Continue reading

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2018 and 2019 Conference Sites

On behalf of the Site Selection Committee (Anna Creech, Anne McKee, and myself) and the Executive Board, I am really pleased to let you know that sites for the 2018 and 2019 conferences have been chosen. For 2018, we will … Continue reading

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Passing of John Riddick

On behalf of the NASIG organization, the Executive Board wishes to express our great sorrow for the loss of John Riddick.  Without John’s leadership, vision and driving force, NASIG would not be entering its 32nd year.  As our founder, John … Continue reading

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NASIG 2017 Election Results

The Nominations & Elections Committee is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 election.  Those elected to NASIG Executive Board office are as follows: Vice President/President-Elect Angela Dresselhaus, East Carolina University Treasurer Jessica Ireland, Radford University Member-at-Large Karen Davidson, Mississippi State … Continue reading

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