NASIG 2013 has ended

The North American Serials Interest Group (NASIG) is an independent organization that promotes communication, understanding, and sharing of ideas among all members of the serials information community.


Joann Janosko

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Collection Development / E-Resources Librarian
Indiana, PA
Joann Janosko is Associate Professor and Collection Development/Electronic Resources Librarian at Indiana University of Pennsylvania [IUP] where she was awarded tenure in 2005. She holds and M.L.S. from University of Pittsburgh (1990). She was inducted into the University of Pittsburgh’s PI Chapter of Beta Phi Mu, the national honor society for library science, in 1990 and served as chair of Pi Chapter in 1997-8. She is also member of ALA, ACRL, WPWVC/ACRL, LITA, NASIG, and PaLA [Pennsylvania Library Association]. During her tenure at IUP, she served as Acquisitions/Serials Librarian during which time she automated many of the acquisition workflows to include web-based functionality: online ordering, using EDI to process both serial and monographic invoices and implementing PromptCat MARC record delivery from OCLC, now to include e-book records. Her title changed to Serials/Electronic Resources Librarian and finally to her current title. During that time the e-resources offerings expanded from just under 50 to almost 300 current database titles spanning e-books, e-journals, A & I services and streaming video services. Prior to her work at IUP she served as Systems and Periodicals Librarian at Seton Hill College in Greensburg, PA (1987-2000).

My Presenters Sessions

Saturday, June 8

3:50pm EDT