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DEI Initiatives in Academic Libraries

Free Webinar The registration page can be found here:https://www.nasig.org/event-4253298 When: April 29, 2021, 1PM – 2PM EST Description:Join us for an hour of conversation to hear about some of the recent work NASIG’s Equity & Inclusion Committee has been engaged … Continue reading

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Proposal Invitation Extended:36th NASIG virtual conference Snapshot Sessions

Deadline extended to April 14. The NASIG Program Planning Committee (PPC) invites proposals for the 36th NASIG virtual conference Snapshot Sessions, to be held on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 from 5:00 to 6:00pm, EST. Presenters must be available virtually to … Continue reading

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Call for proceedings editors

NASIG is seeking candidates to join the team of editors of the Conference Proceedings to serve a term of two years beginning May 2021. We are seeking excellent writers who have editing experience and are able to work under tight deadlines for preparing the … Continue reading

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Seeking Nominations for the Capstone Award

Know a NASIG member that deserves some extra recognition? Please consider nominating them for a Capstone Award! Award winners receive $1500 and a free year of NASIG membership. Nominees must be a NASIG member, have 15 years of professional experience, … Continue reading

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NASIG endorses APALA statement

As an affiliate organization of the ALA ethnic caucuses, NASIG endorses in the strongest terms the APALA statement condemning Anti-Asian violence. In this, we stand in close solidarity with APALA and with all other organizations who support this statement and … Continue reading

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Call for Volunteers: NASIG Students Mentoring Program

The Student Outreach Committee is calling for NASIG members to volunteer to mentor a student or new to the profession librarian for 2021/2022.   This program is designed to provide a yearlong opportunity for networking and professional development between NASIG regular … Continue reading

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NASIG 2021 awards application cycle open

NASIG is pleased to announce the beginning of the application cycle for its 2021 grants, awards and scholarships to be awarded at the 36th Annual Conference being held virtually this year, May 17-21, 2021. Please visit the Awards Page on the NASIG website … Continue reading

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C4DISC Newsletter

C4DISC published their first newsletter, encouraging the scholarly communications community to celebrate and support Black organizations and Black academics, researchers, and scholars for Black History Month. The newsletter also announces C4DISC updates, upcoming webinars, and industry news.

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UKSG 2021 Conference Online

The UKSG Annual Conference and Exhibition 2021 will be held online for the first time. The event is a major event in the scholarly communications calendar which attracts a large number of delegates each year from around the world – … Continue reading

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NASIG Statement in Support of Democracy, Peaceful Transition of Power

Our deep abhorrence of the anti-democratic violence and insurrection at the US Capitol Wednesday should go without saying, but if the past few years have taught us anything, it is that nothing can go without saying.  The assault on the … Continue reading

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