NASIG Annual Conferences


1986   June 22-25, 1st conference at Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA, is a huge success. Proceedings published as Serial Connections: People, Information, and Communication. Leigh Chatterton, Mary Elizabeth Clack, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1987. Also in The Serials Librarian 11 (1987) no. 3/4.

Attendance: 251
Rating: 4.45
Income: $712.59

1987   June 14-16, 2nd conference at Denison University, Granville, OH. First Fun Run/Walk. Proceedings published as The Serials Information Chain: Discussion, Debate and Dialog. Leigh Chatterton, Mary Elizabeth Clack, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1988. Also in The Serials Librarian 13 (1987) no. 2/3.

Attendance: 272
Rating: 4.3
Income: $1,642.23

1988   June 4-7, 3rd conference at Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, GA, is a sell-out. First Catalogers Discussion Group is held. Proceedings published as Serials Information from Publisher to User: Practice, Programs and Progress. Leigh A. Chatterton, Mary Elizabeth Clack, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1988. Also in The Serials Librarian 15 (1988) no. 3/4.

Attendance: 351
Rating: 4.29
Expenses: ($719.36)

1989   June 3-6, 4th Conference at Scripps College, Claremont, CA. Proceedings published as The Serials Partnership: Teamwork, Technology and Trends. Patricia Ohl Rice, Joyce L. Ogburn, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1990. Also in The Serials Librarian 17 (1990) no. 3/4.

Attendance: 373
Rating: 4.4
Income: $5,484.91

1990   June 2-5, 5th Conference at Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. Proceedings published as The Future of Serials. Patricia Ohl Rice, Jane A. Robillard, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1991. Also in The Serials Librarian 19 (1991) no. 3/4.

Attendance: 373
Rating: 4.2
Income: $21,433.78

1991   June 14-17, 6th Conference at Trinity University, San Antonio, TX. Proceedings published as A Changing World. Editors: Suzanne McMahon, Miriam Palm, Pam Dunn. New York: Haworth Press, 1991. Also in The Serials Librarian 21 (1991) no. 2/3.

Attendance: 465
Rating: 4.5
Income: $9,453.53

1992   June 18-21, 7th Annual Conference University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL. Joint programming day with the Society for Scholarly Publishing. Preconference on NASIGNET was a huge success. Proceedings published as If We Build It: Scholarly Communications and Networking Technologies. Suzanne McMahon, Miriam Palm, Pam Dunn, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1993. Also in The Serials Librarian 23 (1993) no. 3/4.

Attendance: 506
Rating: 4.1
Income: $16,283.74

1993   June 10-13, 8th Annual Conference at Brown University, Providence, RI. Proceedings published as New Scholarship: New Serials. Gail McMillan, Marilyn L. Norstedt, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1994. Also in The Serials Librarian 24 (1994) no. 3/4.

Attendance: 579
Rating: 4.4
Income: $13,049.02

1994   June 2-5, 9th Annual Conference at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Proceedings published as A Kaleidoscope of Choices: Reshaping Roles and Opportunities for Serialists. Beth Holley, Mary Ann Sheble, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1995. Also in The Serials Librarian 25 (1995) no. 3/4.

Attendance: 600
Rating: 4.3
Income: $36,097.11

1995   June 1-4, 10th Anniversary Annual Conference at Duke University, Durham, NC. Proceedings published as Serials to the Tenth Power: Tradition, Technology, and Transformation. Mary Ann Sheble, Beth Holley, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1996. Also in The Serials Librarian 28 (1996).

Attendance: 584
Rating: 4
Income: $24,510.95

1996   June 20-23, 11th Annual Conference at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM. Proceedings published as Pioneering New Serials Frontiers: From Petroglyphs to Cyberserials. Christine Christiansen, Cecelia Leathem, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1997. Also in The Serials Librarian 30, no. 3/4 and 31, no. 1/2 (1997).

Attendance: *
Rating: 4.4
Income: $60,741.88

1997   May 27-June 1, 12th Annual Conference at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Proceedings published as Experimentation and Collaboration: Creating Serials for a New Millennium. Charlene N. Simser, Michael A Somers, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1998. Also in The Serials Librarian 34, no. 1/2 and 3/4 (1998).

Attendance: 630
Rating: 4.3
Income: $17,096.96

1998   June 18-21, 13th Annual Conference held at University of Colorado at Boulder. Proceedings published as Head in the Clouds, Feet on the Ground: Serials Vision and Common Sense. Jeffrey S. Bullington, Beatrice L. Caraway, Beverley Geer, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1999. Also in The Serials Librarian 36, no. 1/2 and 3/4 (1999).

Attendance: 677
Rating: 4.4
Income: $14,935.00

1999   June 10-13, 14th Annual Conference held at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. Proceedings published as From Carnegie to Internet2: Forging the Serials Future. P. Michelle Fiander, Joseph C. Harmon, Jonathan David Makepeace, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 1999. Also in The Serials Librarian 38, no. 1/2 and 3/4 (2000).

Attendance: 630
Rating: 3.9
Expenses: ($5,002.00)

2000   June 22-25, 15th Annual Conference at the University of California, San Diego in La Jolla. Making Waves: New Serials Landscapes in a Sea of Change. P. Michelle Fiander, Joseph C. Harmon, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 2001. Also in The Serials Librarian 40, no. 1/2 and 3/4 (2001).

Attendance: 735
Rating: 4.4
Income: $27,034.95

2001   May 23-26, 16th Annual Conference Trinity University in San Antonio, TX; a first for a repeat site. Proceedings published as NASIG 2001: A Serials Odyssey. Susan L. Scheiberg, Shelley Neville, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 2002. Also in The Serials Librarian 42, no. 1/2 and 3/4 (2002).

Attendance: 571
Rating: 4.26
Income: $16,169.00

2002   June 20-23, 17th Annual Conference held at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA. Proceedings published as Transforming Serials: The Revolution Continues.. Susan L. Scheiberg, Shelley Neville, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 2003. Also in The Serials Librarian 44, no. 1/2 and 3/4 (2003).

Attendance: 719
Rating: 4.28
Income: $107,000.00

2003   June 26-29, 18th Annual Conference at Portland State University, Portland, OR. This is the first time we stayed in hotels rather than in dorms. Published as Serials in the Park. Patricia Sheldahl French, Richard Worthing, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 2004. Also in The Serials Librarian 46, no. 1/2 and 3/4 (2004).

Attendance: 583
Rating: 4.02
Income: $18,728.00

2004   June 17-20, 19th Annual Conference, Milwaukee Hilton, Milwaukee, WI. This is the first time the conference is held almost entirely in one building. The theme is "Growth, Creativity, and Collaboration : Great Visions on a Great Lake." Vision, Strategy, and Tactics sessions take the place of the traditional Plenary, Concurrent, and Workshop sessions.

Attendance: 506
Rating: 4.1
Income: $67,575.00

2005   May 19-22, 20th Annual Conference, Minneapolis Hilton. Proceedings published as Roaring into our 20s. Meg Mering, Elna Saxton, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 2006. Also in The Serials Librarian (2006), 50: 1/2 and 3/4.

Attendance: 436
Rating: 4.46
Income: $29,405.20

2006   May 4-7, 21st Annual Conference, Marriott City Center Hotel, Denver, CO. Proceedings published as Mile High Views: Surveying the Serials Vista. Meg Mering, Elna Saxton, editors. New York: Haworth Press, 2006. Also in The Serials Librarian (2007), 52:1/2 and 3/4.

Attendance: 612
Rating: 4.52
Income: $62,391.46

2007   May 31-June 1, 22nd Annual Conference, Galt House, Louisville, KY. Proceedings published as Place Your Bet In Kentucky: The Serials Gamble. Carol Ann Borchert, Buddy Pennington, editors, in The Serials Librarian (2008): 54:1/2 and 3/4.

Attendance: 550
Rating: 4.23
Income: $42,384.22

2008   June 5-8, 23rd Annual Conference, Tapatio Resort, Phoenix, AZ. Proceedings published as Taking the Sting Out of Serials! Buddy Pennington, Allyson A. Zellner, editors. In The Serials Librarian (2009), 56:1-4.

Attendance: 520
Rating: 4.36
Income: ($3,738.25)

2009   June 4-7, 24th Annual Conference, Asheville Renaissance Hotel, Asheville, NC. Proceedings titled "Riding the Rapids through a Mountain of Change"edited by Allyson A. Zellner and Lori J. Terrill.

Attendance: 448
Rating: 4.31
Income: $39,862.78

2010   June 3-6, 25th Annual Conference, Rancho Las Palmas, Palm Springs, CA. Proceedings title "An Oasis in Shifting Sands: NASIG at 25." and edited by Lori J. Terrill, Wm. Joseph Thomas and Allyson A. Zellner.

Attendance: 383
Rating: 4.28
Income: $4,278.56 (conference total)
Income: ($19,788.79) (25th anniversity activities)

2011   June 2-5, 26th Annual Conference, St. Louis, Missouri. Proceedings title "Gateway to Collaboration." edited by Wm. Joseph Thomas and Sharon Dyas-Correia.

Attendance: 377
Rating: 4.25
Income: $59,633.19

2012   June 7-10, 27th Annual Conference, Nashville, Tennessee. Proceedings title "Creating Harmony from Dis-Chord." edited by Sharon Dyas-Correia and Sara Bahnmaier.

Attendance: 414
Rating: 4.39
Income: $30,727

2013   June 6-9, 28th Annual Conference, Buffalo, New York. Proceedings title "Art & Information, Architecture & Knowledge." edited by Sara Bahnmaier and Kay Johnson.

Attendance: TBD
Rating: TBD
Income: TBD

2014   May 1-4, 29th Annual Conference, Fort Worth, Texas. Proceedings title "Taking Stock & Taming New Frontiers." edited by Kay Johnson and Angela Dresselhaus.

Attendance: TBD
Rating: TBD
Income: TBD

2015 May 27-30, 30th Annual Conference, Washington, DC. Proceedings title "NASIG at 30: Building the Digital Future." edited by Angela Dresselhaus and Lila A. Ohler.

Attendance: TBD
Rating: TBD
Income: TBD

2016 June 9-12, 31st Annual Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico.Proceedings title "Embracing New Horizons"

Attendance: TBD
Rating: TBD
Income: TBD