Category Archives: Serials news/announcements

Items of interest to the NASIG membership such as information about other conferences, workshops, or webinars, awards or writing/reporting opportunities, or member activities outside of NASIG,

COUNTER Release 5 Draft Code of Practice

Project COUNTER launches consultation on COUNTER Release 5 Draft Code of Practice. Project COUNTER invites feedback from NASIG members on the COUNTER Release 5 Draft Code of Practice. Comments on the draft Code of Practice can be provided via the … Continue reading

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Charleston Conference Live Streaming Schedule, Nov. 5-6, 2015

The Charleston Conference is excited to offer the following plenary sessions as an open access streaming video feed (available at http://www.charlestonlibraryconference.com/video-live-stream/) during the 2015 Conference: Thursday, November 5 *All times listed are EST. 8:30 – 9:15 am  Welcome and Opening … Continue reading

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Upcoming FORCE2016 Conference : Building Bridges, Connecting Knowledge

The FORCE2016 Research Communication and e-Scholarship Conference brings together a diverse group of people interested in changing the way in which scholarly and scientific information is communicated and shared. The goal is to maximize efficiency and accessibility. The conference is … Continue reading

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NISO/NASIG Joint Webinar: Not Business as Usual: Special cases in RDA serials cataloging

Date: May 20, 2015 Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) Event webpage: http://www.niso.org/news/events/2015/webinars/nasig_rda/ ============================================================================== ABOUT THE WEBINAR Resource Description and Access (RDA) is a standard for descriptive cataloging, replacing AACR2, that provides instructions and guidelines on formulating bibliographic … Continue reading

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Registration for the 2015 North Carolina Serials Conference Is Now Open!

The 24th North Carolina Serials Conference, hosted by North Carolina Central University’s School of Library and Information Sciences, will be held on Friday, March 6, 2015 at The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC. … Continue reading

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First Step Award

Librarians with 5 or fewer years experience in the continuing resources field: apply now through December 1 for the First Step Award, a Wiley Professional Development Grant awarded by ALCTS. The recipient receives a $1,500 award for attendance at the ALA … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: NC Serials Conference 2015

We are pleased to announce that the 24th Annual North Carolina Serials Conference will be held on March 6, 2015 at The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill. http://web.lib.ecu.edu/ncserialsconference/ The Conference Planning Committee is currently … Continue reading

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