2012 InforShare Winners

We are proud to announce the winners of the InfoShare membership award for 2012. This year we are able to support 9 professionals and 3 students from 7 different countries.

Professional Members:

  1. Muhammad Sajid Mirza
  2. Maqsood Shaheen
  3. E. Ramesh
  4. Amjid Khan
  5. Ayman S. El-Dakroury
  6. Dinesh Chandra
  7. Kamani Perera
  8. Ana María Talavera Ibarra
  9. Najia  Abdallaoui Maan

Student Memberships

Welcome to the SIG-III Blog's new location!

Greetings everyone,

I would like to announce a change to the SIG-III Blog: it has moved.  The new address is


Due to server hosting changes at NEASIST, the SIG-III Blog has moved to its new location.  Please update your links and RSS feeds.  (Also, thanks to NEASIST for hosting the SIG-III Blog since 2006!)

August message from the SIG-III Chair in July

Hello everyone,

Yes, I realize I'm very early with this message, but enough has been going on over the past week that I want to share it with you all now.

The most important piece of news is that we have three winners for the International Paper Contest. Please congratulate Muhammad Rafiq, Muhammad Arif, and Saima Kanwal on their winning papers! I have announced them over the SIG-III Blog.

International Paper Contest winners

Muhammed Rafiq

SIG-III is pleased to announce two winners for the 2009 International Paper Contest. The first place award goes to Muhammad Rafiq (pictured above), from Pakistan, who will be awarded a two-year membership to ASIS&T, as well as funding to travel to this year’s annual Meeting. His paper is titled “[The] LIS community’s perceptions towards open source software adoption in libraries.”