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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 Conference Update – COVID-19 Statement

Dear NASIG Community, The NASIG Board met on Tuesday to discuss plans for the annual conference in light of the worsening coronavirus crisis. Any major changes to the event will be complex and potentially costly, so we need to practice … Continue reading

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NASIG Statement on Hurricane Harvey

NASIG Community, Our sincere concerns and sympathies are with those affected by the enormous storm damage in the Houston and Gulf Coast area, including many NASIG members and libraries. Along with the American Library Association and other library organizations, we … Continue reading

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NASIG Statement on Current Events

If there is one lesson that current political events in the U.S. clearly demonstrate, it is that words have power and meaning. Therefore the NASIG Executive Board wishes to join with other library organizations in voicing our condemnation of racism, … Continue reading

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