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2013-09-30 23:04:58

AIIP members provide professional insights as presenters at national, international conferences for information professionals for SLA and ILI. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Five members of the Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP, http://www.aiip.org) will be presenting and/or moderating sessions at two prestigious conferences that draw library professionals from around the world. These AIIP members include: Scott Brown, Deb Hunt, Ulla de Stricker, Cindy...

2013-05-20 23:04:05

Members of the Association of Independent Information Professionals who exemplify the “Right Stuff” skills and attitudes of the solo info pro will share the secrets of their success at the Special Libraries Association 2013 Annual Conference in San Diego, California. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 At a time when libraries and research centers are being stretched thin, downsized, or eliminated, many librarians and information specialists are seizing the opportunity to set...

2013-05-15 23:04:23

Members of the Association of Independent Information Professionals will share their expertise with researchers and content managers from business, industry, education, government, and other fields at the Special Libraries Association 2013 Annual Conference in San Diego, California. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The digital age is evolving at break-neck speed. What wasn´t possible three weeks ago is suddenly commonplace; information that couldn´t easily be acquired or...

2013-04-15 23:03:39

Attended by more than 100 members of the international organization, the Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP) donated nearly $1,500 in cash along with clothing and accessories during AIIP's annual convention held in Denver, Colorado. Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 15, 2013 The Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP) has announced that its 2013 Dress for Success initiative was a success, with members contributing nearly $1,500 as well as donating many...

2011-05-31 09:10:00

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InfoDesk (www.infodesk.com) today announced its new Editorial Services Division that offers custom daily newsletters, briefings and special reports to corporate, government and association customers. InfoDesk has put together a team of seasoned information professionals to publish custom daily newsletters, briefings and special reports. The service is designed to meet the acute need for highly specialized daily information by corporations,...

2009-09-09 13:20:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the Open Book Alliance and several other organizations today joined together in submitting a letter to the House Judiciary Committee, urging it to carefully review and scrutinize the proposed Google Book Settlement and its implications for authors, copyright holders, schools, libraries and the public. The letter, which was organized by the Open Book Alliance, was delivered to House Judiciary Committee chairman Rep. John Conyers...

2009-07-20 12:39:00

WESTPORT, Conn., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Shore Communications (www.shore.com), leading research and strategy consultants serving the information industry, said today that it is launching a major research project to understand how enterprise content buyers have adapted to the recession and what those changes will mean for content vendors once the economy improves. The Shore research project -- titled "New Rules of Engagement: Re-Tooling Information Sales and Marketing for the New Economy"...

2009-06-17 07:22:00

AMSTERDAM, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - SLA Centennial Observance Chooses 20 Elsevier Journals Among 100 Most Influential Journals in Past Century Elsevier has been awarded the "The Most Influential Publisher of the Last 100 Years in BioMedicine and the Life Sciences" at the Special Library Association's (SLA) Centennial conference on Tuesday, June 16th in Washington DC. Twenty journals published by Elsevier, many on behalf of renowned societies, were also selected as the...

2009-06-12 07:20:00

SANTA FE, N.M., June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Abe Lederman, President and CTO of Deep Web Technologies, will speak to the Science and Technology communities at the Special Libraries Association (SLA) centennial conference in Washington, DC, this June 2009. His contributed paper, "Science Research: Journey to 10,000 Sources," was among nine proposals selected out of fifty-three submissions. Each paper was evaluated on quality of writing, scope, objectives and innovation. "I am pleased to address...

2009-04-06 03:42:00

AMSTERDAM, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - SLA Centennial Observance Honors Cell, The Lancet and Other Key Elsevier Journals Twenty journals published by Elsevier (many on behalf of renowned societies) have been nominated for the Special Library Association's (SLA) Top 100 Journals in Biology and Medicine. The Top 100 list is compiled by the 680-plus members of the Biomedical and Life Sciences Division (DBIO) on the most influential journals in biology and medicine over the...