The international reception will be held on Monday, November 3rd at 8pm in conjunction with a silent auction and a raffle, two major SIG-III fundraising activities. Contribute to the silent auction by bringing international items that can be auctioned. These can be given...
Posted: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 5:00pm
Category: SIG-III news

On behalf of the Nomination Committee, we are delighted to announce the 2014/15 SIG III elected officers:


CHAIR - Shimelis Assefa (University of Denver, USA)                       

CO-CHAIR - Nouf Kashman (McGill University, Canada)                  

CHAIR-ELECT - Xiao Hu (University of Hong Kong, China)                                


Posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 11:23am
Filed Under: officer


ASIS&T Presents ...

Not All MOOCs Are Created Equal: A Comparative...

Posted: Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 4:48pm
Category: SIG-III

Attending the ASIS&T 2014 Annual Meeting in Seattle this year? Mark your calendar to attend the following SIG-III events:

NOTE: Please see the conference programme to confirm the location for each of the event listed below. 



Workshop on Trust &...

Posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 11:21pm
Filed Under: ASIST14

It is not too early to start thinking about what you would like to donate to the silent auction held each year at SIG III’s International Reception. This event is always one of the...

Posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 10:38pm
Category: SIG-III

We are delighted to announce that our 2014 Spring issue of the SIG III Newsletter is now out:

In this issue, you will find information about our long-standing...

Posted: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 7:43pm
Category: SIG-III news

The Special Interest Group on International Information Issues (SIG-III) of the Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is pleased to announce its 14th competition for papers to be submitted for the 2014 Annual Meeting,...

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 2:30am
Filed Under: 2014 paper contest

The ASIS&T International Information Issues Special Interest Group (SIG-III) is pleased to announce that for 2014 we will be able to sponsor another group of deserving information professionals from developing countries for complimentary ASIS&T memberships (the financial burden of which would otherwise be prohibitive).

We are soliciting nominations of candidates for the...

Posted: Monday, December 16, 2013 - 3:55pm
Category: SIG-III news
Filed Under: Infoshare

Thanks to Daniel's great leadership, SIG III's 30th Anniversary Commemorative Publication won the 2013 SIG Publication of the Year Award!

Posted: Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 12:59pm


The Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Special Interest Group on International Information Issues (SIG III) is pleased to announce the following winners of its 13th International Paper Contest:

First Place Winner:
Melody M. Madriad. A Study of Digital Curator Competencies: A...

Posted: Monday, September 2, 2013 - 5:23pm