SIG of the Year Award


The SIG of  the Year Award was established in 1975 to recognize a Special Interest Group's professional accomplishments that reflect a major impact on the field of information science

Past recipients of the SIG of the Year Award:

2013 History & Foundation of Information Science (HFIS)
2012 Education (ED), Metrics (MET)
2011 Digital Libraries (DL)
2010 Information Needs, Seeking and Use (USE)
2009 International Information Issues (III)
2008 Information Needs, Seeking and Use (USE) and
International Information Issues (III)
2007 International Information Issues (III) and
Digital Libraries (DL)
2006 International Information Issues (III)
2005 International Information Issues (III)
2004 Scientific & Technical Information Systems (STI)
2003 Information Needs, Seeking and Use (USE)
2002 International Information Issues (III),
Scientific & Technical Information Systems (STI)
2001 International Information Issues (III)
2000 International Information Issues (III)
1999 Medical Informatics (MED)
1997 International Information Issues (III)
1996 Classification Research (CR)
1995 Classification Research (CR)
1994 Library Automation & Networks (LAN)
1993 International Information Issues (III)
1992 Classification Research (CR)
1991 International Information Issues (III)
1990 Classification Research (CR)
1989 Medical Information Systems (MED)
1988 Medical Information Systems (MED)
1987 Behavioral & Social Sciences (BSS)
1986 Medical Information Systems (MED)
1985 Classification Research (CR)
1984 International Information Issues (III)
1983 International Information Issues (III)
1982 Education for Information Science (ED)
1981 Energy and Environmental Information (EEI)
1980 Library Automation & Networks (LAN)
1979 Library Automation & Networks (LAN)
1978 Public-Private Interface (PPI)
1977 Education for Information Science (ED)
1976 Biological & Chemical Information Systems (BC)