SIG/MET workshop: submit abstracts!

Cassidy Sugimoto cassidysugimoto at GMAIL.COM
Sat Aug 13 09:11:24 EDT 2011

Yes, they will be held at different times, so feel free to do two!

On Sat, Aug 13, 2011 at 1:00 AM, Jason Priem <priem at> wrote:
> Adminstrative info for SIGMETRICS (for example unsubscribe):
> Hey Cassidy,
> Are the presentations and posters at different times? I was toying with the
> idea (overambitiosly, no doubt) of submitting one of each.
> j
> On 08/12/2011 10:50 PM, Cassidy Sugimoto wrote:
>> Adminstrative info for SIGMETRICS (for example unsubscribe):
>> Only a few days remaining to submit abstracts for the SIG/MET
>> post-conference workshops!
>> Details here:
>> Metrics 2011
>> Symposium on Informetric and Scientometric Research
>> Call for Abstracts
>> The newly formed ASIS&T Special Interest Group for Metrics (SIG/MET)
>> will host a workshop on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 following the
>> ASIS&T Annual Meeting in New Orleans. This workshop will provide an
>> opportunity for presentations and in-depth conversations on
>> metric-related issues, including the latest theories, approaches,
>> applications, innovations, and tools. Submissions in any area of
>> informetric or scientometric research will be accepted for review.
>> SIG/MET is the Special Interest Group for the measurement of
>> information production and use. It encourages the development and
>> networking of all those interested in the measurement of information.
>> It encompasses not only bibliometrics, scientometrics and
>> informetrics, but also measurement of the Web and the Internet,
>> applications running on these platforms, and metrics related to
>> network analysis, visualization, scholarly communication and the
>> design and operation of Information Retrieval systems. For more
>> information on SIG/MET, please see our website at
>> Submissions
>> Submissions should be in the form of extended abstracts, not to exceed
>> 1000 words (excluding references, tables, and figures). A structured
>> abstract is preferred, but not required. Two types of submissions will
>> be accepted: posters and presentations. Please indicate the type of
>> submission in bold at the beginning of your submission. The
>> requirements for both formats are the same. Each submission will be
>> reviewed by experts in the field and brief feedback given in narrative
>> format.
>> Submit in .pdf or .doc to
>> Important Dates:
>> Submissions due: August 15, 2011
>> Notifications: September 7, 2011 (or before the ASIS&T AM early
>> registration deadline)
>> Workshop: October 12, 2011
> --
> Jason Priem
> UNC Royster Fellow
> School of  Information and Library Science
> University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Cassidy R. Sugimoto, PhD
Assistant Professor
School of Library and Information Science
Indiana University Bloomington

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