Category Archives: Announcements

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

Call for NASIG members to serve as nominees for IFLA standing committees

As you hopefully know, NASIG is a member of IFLA, in order to tap into the work being done across the globe which relates to the efforts of NASIG and its members here in North America.  As a member of IFLA, … Continue reading

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Call for NASIG Committee Volunteers

Now is the time to consider volunteering for one of NASIG’s committees in 2021/2022. NASIG is an all-volunteer organization, and the work NASIG does is only possible through the energy, time, and service of our volunteers. Whether you are a … Continue reading

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Salary Requirement for Jobs Blog

Like many of our peer organizations, NASIG has made the decision to only feature job postings that include a salary range with the intent to promote equity in libraries. Lack of transparency regarding salaries and earnings expectations is a significant … Continue reading

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Deadline Extended: 2021 NASIG Annual Conference Call for Proposals

Edit: Deadline extended to January 22, 2021, and conference will be all online. NASIG is soliciting proposals for its 36th Annual Conference, to be held online May 17-21, 2021. NASIG seeks proposals for one-hour hybrid conference sessions on topics related … 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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