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The UK einformation Group is pleased to announce the publication of Volume 15 issue 3 2019 of our journal eLucidate. 

eLucidate is published three times per volume: around spring, summer and winter. 

eLucidate  features contributions from experts in the field, keeping members up to date with developments and innovations in the digital information industry, considering the impact on information professionals and consumers of e-information.

Topics in this issue include: Evolution of UKeiG, Open Access, Rethinking Advanced Search, a reflection of the key themes of the 2018 CILIP Conference in Brighton,  Mindful Technology, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things, Ultra Information Management, and the regular Online Resource Update.



 

The UK electronic information Group (UKeiG), in partnership with the International Society for Knowledge Organisation UK (ISKO UK), the Royal Society of Chemistry Chemical Information and Computer Applications Group (RSC CICAG) and the British Computer Society Information Retrieval Specialist Group (BCS IRSG), is delighted to announce that the winner of the prestigious Tony Kent Strix Memorial Award for 2018, in recognition of her contributions to the field of information retrieval, is Professor Pia Borlund (Department of Archivistics, Library and Information Science at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Norway).

 

The Award was presented by Doug Veal (Strix Chair) and David Ball (UKeiG Chair) and accepted by Dr Andrew MacFarlane on Professor Borlund’s behalf on the afternoon of Friday November 23rd2018, at the Geological Society, Piccadilly, London. Professor Borlund will present the next Strix Memorial Lecture on Friday November 29th, 2019 at the same venue.

 

For more information about Professor Pia Borlund see our Tony Strix Award 2018 page. 

 

The Tony Kent Strix Award was inaugurated in 1998 by the Institute of Information Scientists but is now administered by the UK electronic information Group (UKeIG). Read more about the Tony Kent Strix Award.

 

A call for nominations for next year will be issued early in 2019, and don’t forget to put the afternoon of Friday November 29th, 2019 in your diary.

 

For more information about UKeIG or the Strix Award, please email Horrocks at info.ukeig@cilip.org.uk

 

UKeiG is a Special Interest Group of CILIP: the library and information association

 

 

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