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Newly Elected SIG-DL Officers!

Elected slate of officers 2014-2015: Chair: Kevin Comerford, kevco@unm.edu Chair-elect: vacant Treasurer/Secretary: Lizzy Rolando, lizzy.rolando@library.gatech.edu Membership Officer: Lyne da Sylva, Lyne.Da.Sylva@umontreal.ca Communications Officer: Virginia (Ginnie) Dressler, vdressle@kent.edu Webmaster: vacant SIG DL is looking to fill two vacancies: Chair-Elect and Webmaster. … Continue reading

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ASIS&T SIG-DL News, October 2014

The 3rd SIG-DL newsletter is out! Read the October 2014 issue here: http://us6.campaign-archive2.com/?u=29601e2ac13057420cbdbc0ab&id=002df6fd6f&e=[UNIQID] Subscribe here to get future newsletters delivered to you directly: http://asis.us6.list-manage.com/track/click?u=29601e2ac13057420cbdbc0ab&id=2ee04a610a&e=31581d15cf Send any announcements for inclusion in the next newsletter to:  sigdlnews@gmail.com  

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Polls open – VOTE NOW for your SIG DL Leaders!

SIG DL Members, Check your email account for the official SIG DL ballot. Please vote for next year’s SIG DL officers by October 26th. Candidate bios can be found here: http://www.asis.org/SIG/sigdl/candidates-for-2014-elections/ Thank you for participating.

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SIG DL events at ASIS&T 2014 in Seattle

Please note the following SIG DL events at the ASIS&T Annual Meeting in Seattle. All ASIS&T attendees are invited! SIG DL’s 4th annual Digital Liaisons student and new professionals session begins at 8:30am on Monday, November 3rd. Abstract: http://www.asis.org/asist2014/abstracts/panels/56.html SIG DL’s Business Meeting will … Continue reading

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ASIST SIGDL 2014 Deborah Barreau Memorial Award Winner Announced

The Digital Libraries Special Interest Group (SIG-DL) of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) is pleased to honor Ngozi Okoro as the 2014 recipient of the Dr. Deborah Barreau Memorial Award. As coordinator of the SIG-DL Webinar program … Continue reading

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Call for SIG-DL 2014-15 Officer Nominations: Submit by Friday, October 10th!

SIG-DL is seeking nominations for the below 2014-2015 positions by Friday, October 10th. – Chair… – Chair-elect – Secretary /Treasurer – Communications Officer – Membership Officer – Webmaster Additional details about the roles and responsibilities of each position can be … Continue reading

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SIG DL voted ASIS&T SIG of the Year!

Dear SIG DL Community, We are pleased to announce that our group was chosen as the 2014 SIG of the Year. We would like to thank you all for contributing to this achievement by volunteering your time toward a variety … Continue reading

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Continuing the RDAP Summit Conversation

Since 2010, ASIS&T has hosted the Research Data Access & Preservation (RDAP) Summit, an annual event bringing together researchers, librarians, managers, scientists, policy makers, and teachers who are passionate about preserving and ensuring access to research data. The 2014 RDAP … Continue reading

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ASIST 2014 Annual Meeting Now Open

See http://www.asis.org/asist2014/ for full information and to register October 31-November 5, 2014, Seattle, WA Come to Seattle for the 77th ASIS&T Annual Meeting. The theme for this year’s conference is Connecting Collections, Cultures, and Communities – we chose this theme to celebrate … Continue reading

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2nd Call for Student and Recent Graduate Proposals “Digital Liaisons: Building Communities and Empowering Culture through Digital Libraries”

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Friday, September 19, 2014 ACCEPTANCE NOTIFICATION: Monday, September 29, 2014 The Special Interest Group for Digital Libraries (http://www.asis.org/sig/sigdl) of the Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is seeking proposals for an Undergraduate, Master’s, and recently graduated professionals … Continue reading

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