CALL FOR PAPERS/CALL FOR WORKSHOPS Susan Davis 25 Sep 1992 00:10 UTC
PLEASE NOTE: WE HAVE EXTENDED THE DEADLINE TO OCTOBER 7! Send in your ideas now! Susan Davis/NASIG Secretary Please do NOT reply to this list! ----------------------------Original message---------------------------- This posting is being sent to NASIG-L and SERIALST. Sorry for the unavoidable duplication. CALL FOR PAPERS/WORKSHOPS/DISSCUSSION GROUP LEADERS The North American Serials Interest Group (NASIG), an organization committed to serving the interests of all members of the serials information chain, will hold its eighth annual conference from June 10-13, 1993 at Brown University in Providence, RI. NASIG's annual conference provides a forum in which serials librarians, publishers, vendors, educators, binders, systems developers, and other specialists exchange views, present new ideas and discuss matters of current interest. The proceedings are published and distributed to a wide audience. This is a call for PAPERS treating any aspect of serials activities such as administration, acquisitions, cataloging, automation, binding, budgeting, union listing, publishing and future developments. Topics addressing interrelationships between the various NASIG constituencies are of special interest, as are presentations on new developments and new paradigms for the dissemination and control of the serials literature. This is also a call for abstracts from individuals interested in leading a WORKSHOP at the conference. Workshops are sessions designed to develop ideas and techniques for managing any aspect of serials work. Related to workshops, NASIG is also calling for informal DISCUSSION GROUP topics and leaders to stimulate lively exchanges, particularly about links between librarians, publishers and vendors. Submissions from all members of NASIG and the serials community are welcome. Topic and speaker suggestions from the information community at large are also welcome. TITLES AND ABSTRACTS, TO A MAXIMUM OF 100 WORDS, must be submitted by OCTOBER 7th. Send all submissions to: Susan Davis Phone: (716) 645-2784 NASIG Secretary FAX: (716) 645-5955 Head, Periodicals Section BITNET: UNLSDB@UBVM State Univ. of NY at Buffalo INTERNET: UNLSDB@UBVM.CC.BUFFALO.EDU Buffalo, NY 14260-2200 PLEASE DO NOT REPLY BACK TO THE LIST!!! Thank you.