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November 1-6, 2013
November 1-2, 2013
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The American Society for Information Science and Technology is now the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T).
The IA Summit
April 3-7, 2013, Baltimore, MD
The IA Summit is the premiere, community-curated, and volunteer-run gathering on the ever-evolving disciplines of information architecture and experience design. It provides students, practitioners, and anyone interested with great tactical skills, amazing inspiring ideas, and an opportunity to collaborate and celebrate the great things happening in our communities of practice. And that's just the beginning.
RDAP Summit 2013
April 4-5, 2013, Baltimore, Maryland
RDAP13, the fourth annual Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, takes place April 4-5, 2013 in Baltimore, MD at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. RDAP13 is a two day Summit featuring expert panel presentations curated by our RDAP planning committee, an interactive poster session, and lightning talks. Themes include Institutional Repositories, Data Citation and altmetrics, Data Infrastructure, Linked Data and Metadata, and Data Use and Reuse.
Hosted by ASIS&T, RDAP13 is held in cooperation and co-location with the Information Architecture Summit. There are opportunities for knowledge sharing at evening events.
New & Current Publications
(May 2013) Many recent studies on MEDLINE-based information seeking have shed light on scientists’ behaviors and associated tool innovations that may improve efficiency and effectiveness.
Few, if any, studies...
From Documentation to Information Science / The Beginnings and Early Development of the American Documentation Institute-American Society for Information Science, by Irene Farkas-Conn, ASIS&T There are many people to thank for our being able to make this work available digitally. First... [more]
ASIS&T Book of the Year:
Modern Information Retrieval, by Ricardo Baeza-Yates and Berthier
Ribeiro-Neto. Comprehensive guide to information retrieval by leading international experts including web retrievel, web crawling, open source search engines and user...
to Information Science and Technology This guide to information science and technology
- the product of a unique scholarly collaboration - presents a clear, concise, and
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