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Josh Kitlas' Blog

Instead of redundancy, I'll direct you to my blog. I keep it here:

http://kitlas.com

 

 

Communicate with IASSIST colleagues via interest groups

After our annual conferences, members often want to continue conversations with IASSIST colleagues on topics of professional interest.  Your Administrative Committee has responded by creating the Interest Group Development Action Group.  Its charge is to identify and help form interest groups so members can continue those conversations. more...

data in the C&RL (news)

One of our own IASSISTers, Hailey Mooney, has an article on data services in this month's College & Research Libraries News (http://crln.acrl.org/content/71/9/480.full)

Woohoo!! Congrats Hailey. Big ups to data!!

E-Science and Data Support

E-Science and Data Support Services: A Study of Association of Research Libraries Member Institutions http://bit.ly/cKmaO6 . more...

IASSIST Colleague Named Fulbright Scholar

Michael Witt, assistant professor of library science and interdisciplinary research librarian at Purdue University, has been awarded a Fulbright scholarship. He will spend January to May of 2011 at the Bibliotheca Alexandria in Egypt. Michael’s research focuses, in part,on the roles of librarians in data curation and managing electronic resource collections. more...

UKDA Director

Congratulations to IASSIST members Kevin Schürer and Matthew Woollard!

Professor Schürer has announced he'll be leaving the directorship of the UK Data Archive in order to take up a new post at the University of Leicester as Pro-Vice Chancellor of Research later this year.

Dr. Woollard, currently Associate Director and Head of Digital Preservation and Systems, will become Director-Designate from the beginning of March 2010. more...

IASSIST Quarterly 32 available on-line

The IASSIST Quarterly (IQ) volume 32 2008 contains a collection of the 1, 2, 3, and 4 issues into a single issue for 2008. more...

Diane Geraci receives the 2009 Flanigan Award for Distinguished Service as an ICPSR Official Representative

The 2009 William H. Flanigan Award for Distinguished Service as an ICPSR Official Representative was presented to Diane Geraci, Associate Director for Information Resources at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries. Diane is a long time IASSIST supporter and former Admin Committee member.

Congratulations, Diane!

At the same ceremony, friends of IASSIST Merrill Shanks and Steven Ruggles were each presented the 2009 Warren E. Miller Award for Meritorious Service to the Social Sciences.

Nancy McGovern Named SAA Fellow

IASSIST member Nancy McGovern was recently inducted as a Fellow by the Society of American Archivists at its August meeting in Austin, Texas.  SAA Fellow is an honor that recognizes outstanding contributions to the archival profession. more...

  • IASSIST Quarterly

    Publications Special issue: A pioneer data librarian
    Welcome to the special volume of the IASSIST Quarterly (IQ (37):1-4, 2013). This special issue started as exchange of ideas between Libbie Stephenson and Margaret Adams to collect

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  • Resources

    Resources

    A space for IASSIST members to share professional resources useful to them in their daily work. Also the IASSIST Jobs Repository for an archive of data-related position descriptions. more...

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