Category Archives: Announcements

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

NASIG May Webinar – Making complicated processes simple: a look at how MarcEdit 7 is expanding the user tool kit

Date: May 18, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm (ET) Length: 1 hour Registration Deadline for live event: May 17, 2018. This webinar will be recorded and made available to registrants after the webinar is completed. Late registration dates to purchase recording: … Continue reading

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NASIG Digital Preservation Task Force Guides

One of the tasks the Digital Preservation Task Force is charged with is raising awareness about digital preservation initiatives. To that end, the Task Force has created three reference guides:         Digital Preservation 101         Guide to the Keepers Registry         Talking Points … Continue reading

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NASIG Newsletter Conference Reporters Wanted 2018: First Call

The NASIG Newsletter regularly publishes reports covering conference sessions in the September issue. We are soliciting your help in covering the sessions at the 2018 Conference in Atlanta, GA for inclusion in the Newsletter. We would like to cover all … Continue reading

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Call for 2018 NASIG Conference Informal Discussion Groups and User Groups #NASIG18

The NASIG Program Planning Committee (PPC) invites ideas for topics and for volunteer discussion facilitators for Informal Discussion Groups and User Groups. The deadline for proposals is May 11th, 2018. The Program Planning Committee invites suggestions for 1) topics to be considered by these groups and 2) would … Continue reading

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It is not too late to sign up to be a Mentee or Mentor for the First-Timers Reception

It is not too late to sign up to be a Mentee or Mentor for the First-Timers Reception. Deadline to apply is Friday, May 4, 2018 Greetings! NASIG’s Mentoring Group is again sponsoring a Conference Mentoring Program to help make … Continue reading

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Proposed Changes to Bylaws at the Member Forum at the Annual Conference Update

Based on comments received, the Bylaws Committee has made some wording changes to Article VIII, the second paragraph on voting to distinguish between in-person and online balloting. The comment period will be open until Wednesday May 30, 2018.  All changes … Continue reading

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New Proceedings Editors

Hello NASIG Members, I am pleased to announce that Courtney McAllister and Cecilia Genereux will be joining the NASIG Proceedings Editors this summer. Cecilia Genereux, Continuing Resources Metadata Librarian at the University of Minnesota, will become the new Production Assistant. … Continue reading

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