Category Archives: Announcements

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

Deadline Extended: 2021 NASIG Annual Conference Call for Proposals

Edit: Deadline extended to January 15, 2021. NASIG is soliciting proposals for its 36th Annual Conference, to be held May 17-21, 2021, in Madison, WI and online. We are currently planning a hybrid conference, offering virtual and in-person sessions. Within … Continue reading

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Call for NASIG Vision Speaker Ideas

Have you heard a compelling speaker who you think would be great for a NASIG vision session? If so, the Program Planning Committee (PPC) wants to hear from you. Please email prog-plan@nasig.org with program ideas you have for the 2021 annual conference … Continue reading

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NASIG Statement Against Racism

NASIG is appalled by the murder of George Floyd and numerous other Black Americans. We mourn their deaths and recognize that this violence is not a one-time occurrence but is the inevitable result of systemic racism built into the institutions … Continue reading

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NASIG 2020 Virtual Fun Run

The NASIG 2020 Fun Run is going virtual! We may not be able to run through Spokane’s beautiful Riverfront Park, but we can still run, highlight our favorite local routes and share them online! To celebrate NASIG’s 35th year, we … Continue reading

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NASIG Call for Recorders

Hello, NASIG is seeking conference recorders for sessions at this year’s annual conference (online) June 9-11. Recorders are asked to attend/view a specific session, take notes and then synthesize the notes into a readable, comprehensive report of the session for … Continue reading

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NASIG Student Mentoring Program – Call for Mentees

NASIG Student Mentoring Program ATTENTION: NASIG STUDENT MEMBERS Are you looking for an opportunity to get some first-hand information about working in the library field? Would you like to interact one-on-one with an experienced library professional on topics such as … Continue reading

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NASIG Call for Mentors

The Mentoring and Student Outreach Committee is calling for NASIG members to volunteer to mentor a student or new to the professional librarian for 2020/2021. This program is designed to provide a yearlong opportunity for networking and professional development between … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the 2020 NASIG Award Winners!

The NASIG Awards & Recognition committee is pleased to announce the 2020 award winners. Due to the conference’s cancellation the winners will be honored at NASIG 2021. Congratulations! Birdie MacLennan Award: Greg Yorba (California State University, Fullerton) Capstone Award: Karen … Continue reading

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Announcing the 35th Annual NASIG Conference Online

The NASIG Executive Board is pleased to announce that we will hold the 35th Annual NASIG Conference online, June 9-11, 2020. We are even more pleased to announce that the conference will be free to all attendees, thanks to the generous … Continue reading

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Last Call: 2020 NASIG Election

Dear NASIG members, This is your last reminder to vote in the 2020 NASIG election. You should have received a separate email with a link to the ballot; if not, you can also access the ballot from this message. You … Continue reading

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