Monograph Series Editor Wanted
ASIS&T MEMBER/VOLUNTEER NEEDED TO EDIT ASSOCIATION’S MONOGRAPH SERIES
The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is seeking a volunteer to serve a 3-year renewable term as ASIS&T Monograph Series editor, acquiring and developing 3–6 print and digital titles annually on a range of practical and theoretical topics in the broad field of information science and technology. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who wishes to take a leadership role in promoting and disseminating innovative research, practice, and scholarly discourse in the field while making a significant contribution to his or her professional association.
The ideal candidate is an ASIS&T member with strong academic credentials in library and information science and technology; a commitment to keeping current on relevant research and practice in the field; an appreciation for the role of authors, editors, and publishers in advancing knowledge and understanding; strong communication, language, and networking skills; the ability to identify, motivate, and mentor promising and established authors and editors; a commitment to meeting deadlines; and the vision, energy, and dedication needed to grow a small but well regarded imprint into a leading program of publications for scholars, students, practitioners, and other stakeholders in library and information science and technology.
The ASIS&T monograph series is published in print and ebook formats on behalf of ASIS&T by Information Today, Inc. (ITI). Examples of current print and digital titles can be found at http://books.infotoday.com/asist/ and http://books.infotoday.com/ebooks/.
For more information or to apply contact:
John B. Bryans
Editor-in-Chief & Publisher
Book Publishing Division
Information Today, Inc.