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
WINNERS OF THE 2013 ASIS&T SIG III INTERNATIONAL PAPER CONTEST
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
SIG III: Getting Published in Reputable International Journals and Other Publications
Webinar Date: Wednesday, September 4, 2013, 11:30pm-12:30pm (EDT)
Posted: Thursday, August 29, 2013 - 7:22pm
We are proud to announce the winners of the InfoShare membership award for 2013. This year we are able to support 7 professionals and students from 5 different countries.
- Janakiraman Amirthalingam
- Mahmood Khosrowjerdi
- Yared Mammo
- Ibrahim Ramjaun
- Teklemichael T. Wordofa
- Fatima Zahra
- Maryam Zakerhamidi
Posted: Monday, August 19, 2013 - 4:33pm
Below are minutes from the 2012 SIG-III business meeting in Baltimore last month. This was such a great meeting! They are pretty thorough and I think Shimelis did a remarkable job in capturing the spirit and content of the meeting as the recorder. But please let him know if we missed any significant details or misconstrued anything.
Posted: Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 2:06pm
If you are attending ASIS&T 2012 in Baltimore, please join us for the following SIG-III Events:
Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 10:58pm
The paper from the SIG III Social Media squad discusses about the growing reliance on social media among scholars, and how SIG-III's active online and social media presence further contribute to engage the broader ASIS&T community
Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 10:23pm
InfoShare, a program sponsored by SIG III, awards one-year ASIST memberships to information professionals in developing countries for whom the cost of membership would be a financial burden. This paper provides detail information about the InfoShare program and analyse its impact and contribution interms of introducing ASIS&T to numerous information professionals around the world.
Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 10:01pm
"If I have seen farther it is by standing on the shoulders of giants." - Sir Issac Newton
In preparation of the 75th ASIS&T Anniversary and 30th Anniversary of SIG-III, Daniel Alemneh, Chair of SIG-III, interviewed SIG-III founders and pioneers Toni Carbo and Michel Menou in September 2012.
It is very fitting to open our interview (our "Cofounders Reflections...
Posted: Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 12:15pm