Conferences & Events 1996 Thursday, 12 June 1997

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1996 December 8-9 San Francisco, CA Licensing Electronic Resources: State of the Evolving Art co-sponsored by the Office of Scholarly Communication of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Coalition of Networked Information (CNI) Contact: Allyn Fitzgerald, ARL, (202) 296-2296 or | | Summary of Proceedings by George Soete, ARL/OMS Organizational Consultant

1996 December 6-7 San Francisco CNI Fall Task Force Meeting. The meeting follows the CAUSE Annual Conference Contact: Louise Ann Fisch Coordinator of Communications Coalition for Networked Information 21 Dupont Circle, N.W Washington, D.C. 20036 (202) 296-5098 | | Summary Report & Project Briefings

1996 December 4-6 Brisbane, Australia Networking for Survival South Pacific User Services Conference (SPUSC96) Contact: |

1996 December 4-6 Estes park, CO Information Management: The Web and Beyond: Seventh Annual Conference of the International Information Management Association Contact: Charmayne Cullom University of Northern Colorado Jay Lightfoot University of Northern Colorado

1996 December 4-6 Brisbane "Open Learning: Your Future Depends on It" Open Learning '96: 2nd International Conference Hosted by Queensland Open Learning Network, Conference Secretariat, PO Box 347, Brisbane Albert Street, QLD 4002 Phone: +61 7 3225 8908 Fax: +61 7 3224 4608 Email:

1996 December 4-5 Sunnyvale, CA "Distributed Authoring: Present, and Future" World Wide Web Consortium Symposium Email Jim Whitehead |

1996 December 3-5 London, UK Online information 96: the 20th International Online Information Meeting.

1996 December 3 - 6 San Francisco, California CAUSE96 | Papers presented at the CAUSE96 conference (US)

1996 December 2-20 Geneva Diplomatic Conference on Certain Copyright and Neighboring Rights Questions Documents (WIPO)

1995 November 27/28 University of Warwick Long Term Preservation Of Electronic Materials : A JISC/British Library Workshop. Proceedings available at

1996 November 26 Russell Square, London WC1 Innovations in Online Journal Publishing: One-Day Seminar Contact: BCS Electronic & Multimedia Publishing Specialist Group 30 Edgerton Road, Huddersfield HD3 3AD Tel 01484 519462 Fax 01484 451396 email: |

1996 November 24-27 Hamilton, New Zealand OzCHI '96 The Sixth Australian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction Contact: OzCHI '96 Department of Computer Science University of Waikato, Private Bag 3105, Hamilton. New Zealand phone: +64 7 838 4021 fax: +64 7 838 4155 email: |

1996 November 21-22 Melbourne The Virtual University - Symposium Contact: Graeme Hart or fax +(613) 9347.7014 or post Faculty of Education The University of Melbourne Parkville 3052 Australia |

1996 November 13-14 College Park, Maryland 1996 GILS Conference (Government Information Locator Service) Contact: NARA Archives II at (301)713-7100, x255. email |

1996 November 11-15 Pretoria, Republic of South Africa 9th International Conference On New Information Technology NIT'96 The Organizing Committee NIT'96 Library Services Technikon Pretoria Private Bag X 680 Pretoria 0001 Republic of South Africa Tel +27 12 3185240 FAX +27 12 3185485 Email

1996 November 11-13 Melbourne SCICOMM96: The Fourth International Conference on the Public Communication of Science and Technology. Contact: Email Postal: Attn: Australian Scientific Committee SCICOMM 96 PO Box 4071 University of MelbourneParkville Victoria Australia 3052 |

1996 November 11-12 Bled , Slovenia Providing multilingual support in middleware: Implementing the Universal Character Set ISO 10646 in the European Information Society: CEN/TC304 - Character Set Technology Workshop. Contact: |

1996 November 7-8 Washington DC The Role of Assessment in Advancing Diversity for Libraries Association of Research Libraries 21 Dupont Circle, Suite 800 Washington DC 20036 Phone: 202-296-2296 Fax: 202-872-0884 Email: |

1996 November 7-8 Sydney China: Educational Services and Exchange: Second International Conference. Contact: Administrative Assistant, Division for Professional Development, Faculty of Education, University of Sydney, Sydney NSW 2006 Tel: 02 660 5336 Fax 02 660 5072 Email:

1996 November 1-2 Tallahassee, Florida Partners and Paradigms: Library Research in the Information Age The first national Library Research Seminar. Sponsors are Council on Library Resources, Beta Phi Mu, Library History Round Table (ALA), Library Research Round Table (ALA), and OCLC. Contact: Arthur P. Young, Director of University Libraries, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115-2868; voice--(815)753-9801; fax--(815)753-9803; email --

1996 October 30 - 31 Basel, Switzerland International Conference on Practical Aspects of Knowledge Management Contact: Ulrich Reimer Rentenanstalt / Swiss Life Informatik-Forschungsgruppe Postfach. CH-8022 Zuerich, Switzerland email: Tel.: +41-1-7114061 Fax: +41-1-7115007

1996 October 30-31 Sheffield, England Transforming the organisation: The experience of strategic planning for information A Conference Organized by The Department of Information Studies at the University of Sheffield in collaboration with: The Joint Information Systems Committee,The Standing Conference of National and University Libraries, The Universities and Colleges Information Systems Association and the HEFC Colleges Learning Resources Group. Contact: Linda Simmons at: The Department of Information Studies, The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN. Tel: 0114 282 5090 Fax: 0114 278 0300 or contact David Allen by at:

1996 October 30 Sydney A National Conservation and Preservation Strategy for Australia: Public Forum. The Conservation Working Party of the Heritage Collections Committee, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material and the Conservation Special Interest Group of Museums Australia. Contact: Deirdre Brocklebank, Department of Communications and the Arts, GPO Box 2154 Canberra 2601 Phone: (06) 279 1679 Fax: (06) 279 1684 Email: | | Working papers for a public forum on developing a national strategy for the conservation and preservation of Australia's movable cultural heritage.

1996 October 28-30 University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Electronic Publishing of Datasets on the World Wide Web: A Workshop Organized by the Association of Research Libraries Contact: Allyn Fitzgerald, Program inquiries to: Martha Kyrillidou, Association of Research Libraries, 21 Dupont Circle, Washington DC 20036 Tel 202 296-2296

1996 October 27-29 Monticello, IL Libraries, People, and Change: A Research Forum on Digital Libraries: 38th Allerton Institute. Sponsored by: The Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , The National Science Foundation. Contact: David M. Levy, Xerox PARC, 3333 Coyote Hill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304 email: fax: 415-812-4380 (See also 37th Allerton Institute)

1996 October 21-26 Baltimore, Maryland Global complexity: information chaos and control. 1996 ASIS Annual Meeting. Contact: Richard Hill, Executive Director email

1996 October 21-23 Gold Coast, Queensland The IT Revolution Continues: Managing Diversity in the 21st Century. Contact: Chris Pearce at 61-7-3405-2525 or |

1996 October 21-22 Canberra "Information, Innovation and Scholarly Communication" National Scholarly Communications Forum Round Table No. 5. Contact: Diane Costello Executive Officer, Council of Australian University Librarians LPO Box 169, ANU, Canberra ACT 2601 Ph: 06 249 2990 Fax: 06 248 8571 Email: |

1996 October 20-25 Graz, Austria Globalization of Information The Networking Information Society: International Federation For Information and Documentation (FID) 48th Conference and Congress Contact: Conference Secretariat Joanneum Research FID 1996 Elisabethstrasse 11 A-8010 Graz Austria, Europe Phone: ++43 / 316 / 876-334, -335 Fax: ++43 / 316 / 876-404

1996 October 18-19 British Academy Symposium: Information Technology and Scholarly Disciplines Contact: Rosemary Lambeth at the British Academy, 20-21 Cornwall Terrace, London NW1 4QP; Dr Seamus Ross <>

1996 October 17-18 Melbourne Beyond Bureaucracy: changing the Mindset to a Service Orientation in Tertiary Administration. Australasian Institute of Tertiary Education Administrators. Victorian Branch. Contact: Conference Convenor, Helen Giannakis Ph: 03 9905 2012 Email:

1996 October 16-19 San Francisco, California W e b N e t - 9 6 World Conference of the Web Society. Organized by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)

1996 October 16-17 London Information - the Fourth Resource Contact: Bart Hall, Marketing Manager, Elan Conferences, 26 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England. Tel: +44 (0) 1225 330312 ; fax: +44 (0) 1225 330305; e-mail:

1996 October 11 Melbourne Conspectus Users Meeting Contact: Cliff Law, Director, DNC Office, National Library of Australia. Canberra ACT 2611 Tel 06/2621503 Fax 062571703 email: 1996 October 8-11 Pennsylvania EDUCOM '96 Information Technology: Transcending Traditional Boundaries Contact:

1996 October 10-12 Melbourne The Internationalisation of Education: New Technologies, New Futures: 50th Anniversary Fulbright Symposium. Contact: Mrs Lyn Williams, c/- Pro Vice Chancellor (IP & D), Monash University, Clayton Vic 3168 Tel + 61 3 9905 5887 Fax + 61 6 9905 5340 Email:

1996 October 7 - 11 Ottawa The Future of Communication Formats: International Conference Contact: Ingrid Parent, Director General, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Services, National Library of Canada, 395 Wellington St. Ottawa, Ontario Canada K1A 0N4 Tel. : (819) 994-6887 Fax : (819) 953-0291 Internet address: |

1996 October 6-11 Melbourne Reading the future: biennial conference of the Australian Library and Information Association. Contact: ALIA 1996 Conference Secretariat, Convention Network, 224 Roouse Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207 tel +61 3 646 4122 fax +61 3 646 7737 email:

1996 October 6-9 Gold Coast, Queensland The 1996 Asia Pacific Distributed Solutions Event: Real Solutions for a Distributed World Contact: Liz Armstrong (

1996 October 3-5 Melbourne More Byte Than Bach? The Impact Of Technology In Music Libraries, Archives And Documentation Centres IAML (Australia) Biennial Conference Contact: Georgina Binns, Music/Multimedia Librarian, Music Library and Multimedia Services, Humanities and Social Sciences Branch Library, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3168 AUSTRALIA email: Phone: (03) 9905 3236 Fax: (03) 9905 9142

1996 October 3-4 Sydney Second Colloquium on Government and Parliamentary Information Contact: Russell COPE School of Information, Library and Archive Studies (SILAS) The University of New South Wales Sydney 2052 AUSTRALIA E-mail: rcope@melvin.silas.unsw.EDU.AU

1996 October 2-4 Ballina Beach Resort, NSW Sharing Learning Resources - opportunities for Universities, TAFE, ACE and other educational providers throught the community: 6th Access trhough Open Learning Conference. Contact: Norsearch Conference Services, Southern Cross University PO Box 157 Lismore NSW 2480 Email: Tel: 066 203 932

1996 October 1-3 Adelaide, South Australia Technologies for the new millenium: 1996 International Education Conference Contact the National Conference Manager, IDP Education Australia at

1996 September 30 - October 2 Vancouver, B.C.,Canada Access '96: Innovative Technology In Libraries Contact: Access '96 Conference Registration, Electronic Library Network, Open Learning Agency, 4355 Mathissi Place, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada V5G 4S8 Fax: (604) 431-3381 Conference proceedings at |

1997 September 30- October 2 Launceston Open, Flexible and Distance Learning: Education and Training in the 21st Century Open and Distance Learning Association of Australia (ODLAA) Biennial Forum Contact: David Roberts and Dr. Judi Walker (Co-convenors) Phone: (003) 24-3504 Fax: (003) 24-3792 International Phone: +61-03-24-3405 International Fax: +61-03-24-3792 email:

1996 September 30 Raleigh, North Carolina User Surveys in Academic Libraries Contact: Allyn Fitzerald, Association of Research Libraries, Department #0692, Washington DC 20073-0692. Phone: 202-296-2296 Fax: 202-872-0884 Email:

1996 September 29-October 4 Adelaide LETA 96, Learning Environment Technology Australia 96 Contact LETA 96 secretariat, SAPMEA, at phone: +61 8 229 6060 fax: +61 8 239 1566 e-mail: |

1996 September 25-27 Dublin, Ireland 3rd European Serials Conference Contact: Jill Tolson, UKSG Administrator at 114 Woodstaock Road, Witney OX6 6DY fax 01993 703466 e-mail

1996 September 24-28 Perth Management strategies for the new millenium: tertiary education at the crossroads. 20th AITEA conference and 1996 AAPPA Conference. Contact: Dennis Pentony 64 Grenadier Dr Thornlie 6108 Western Australia Telephone and facsimile: +61 09 459 8465

1996 September 24-27 Brisbane From Virtual to Reality: the Apple University Consortium conference. Contact: Anne Blucher or Stephanie Hird at Internet Conferences. Level 9, 221 Miller Street, North Sydney NSW 2060 Fax : (02) 9957 1411 Phone (02) 9959 4100 or Toll Free 1800 814 202

1996 September 24-26 Hong Kong Online Information - Hong Kong

1996 September 24-25 Dublin, Ohio Workshop on Metadata for Networked Images and Imagebases Contact: Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information, 21 Dupont Circle, Washington, DC 20036, ph 202-296-5098 fax 202-872-0884 Image Description on the Internet: A Summary of the Workshop by Stuart Weibel and Eric Miller. (In D-lib magazine, January 1997)

1996 September 18-20 Melbourne AUUG 96 & Asia Pacific World Wide Web 2nd Joint Conference & Exhibition. Contact: |

1996 September 17-19 Professors and Publishing in the Electronic Academy Sponsored by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville Libraries. | Report | Conference Notes

1996 September 15-17 Louisville, Kentucky Disintermediation in the Digital Age... Is the Information Value Chain Disintegrating? ASIDIC 1996 Fall Meeting. Contact: The Association of Information Dissemination Centers (ASIDIC) P. O. BOX 8105, ATHENS, GA 30603. Telephone (706) 542-6820. JWEBB@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU Telephone: (706) 542-6820 Program Chair: Janice Kirkwood, Ovid Technologies, Inc.

1996 September 12-13 Roanoke, Virginia Teaching and Learning in CyberspaceCAUSE/CNI Southeast Regional Conference

1996 September 8-11 Canberra Re-engineering - the Electronic Records Future. Contact: Karen Pickering, Australian Convention and Travel Services. Ph: 06 257 3299 Fax: 06 257 5659 Email:

1996 September 8-10 Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA Coordination and Administration of the Internet. The draft papers, originally written for this conference, also appear in book form as Coordinating the Internet by Brian Kahin and James H. Keller (eds.).

1996 September 5 University of Hertfordshire Electronic Journals Conference Contact: Nicola A Clare e-mail: Production Editor - Electronic Law Journals, Centre for Law, Computers and Technology, University of Strathclyde, 173 Cathedral Street, Glasgow G4 0RQ. Tel + 44 (0)141 552 4400 X3289 Fax + 44 (0)141 553 1546

1996 September 5 University of Hertfordshire Z39.50: current implementations at Libtech 96 An event organised by UKOLN and UK-ZIG Contact: Hazel Gott <> Tel: (0)1225 826256. Fax: (0)1225 826838.

1996 September 4 - 5 University of Hertfordshire Libtech International 96 Contact: University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AD. Tel: 01707 284665. Fax: 01707 284666. Internet: |

1996 September 2-6 Canberra World Conference Advanced IT Tools With special focus on Innovative Applications, Intelligent Systems and their use in the Public Sector. 14th World Computer Congress IFIP 96 Contact: IFIP'96 Congress Secretariat Australian Convention and Travel Services GPO Box 2200 Canberra ACT 2601 Australia Telephone +61 6 257 3299 Facsimile +61 6 257 3256 E-mail

1996 September 2-6 Canberra & online World Conference on Teleteaching, sponsored by the Australian Computer Society. For details: see url or email



1996 August 31 - September 7 Helsinki, Finland Winds of change - new technologies. S I B M A S 21st International Congress. Societe Internationale des Bibliotheques et Musees des Arts du Spectacle. International Association of Libraries and Museums of the Performing Arts Contact: Mrs Hanna Helavuori or Mrs Meri Eerola Theatre Museum Congress Secretariat Tallberginkatu 1 F2 / 73 FIN-00180 HELSINKI, Finland Fax +358 0 694 5211


1996 August 27-29 Bournemouth, England NEW TRICKS? Staff Development for the Electronic Library Bournemouth University Library & Information Services Conference (BULISC '96) Contact: Sally Grant Bournemouth University Dorset House Library Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow POOLE, BH12 5BB UK Tel: +44 01202 595044 Fax: +44 01202 595475 email:

1996 August 25-31 Beijing, China "The Challenge of Change: Libraries and Economic Development" 62nd IFLA Council and General Conference The Secretariat China Organizing Committee of '96 IFLA General Conference c/o National Library of China 39 Baishiqiao Road Beijing 100081 Tel. (86)(10)8416347; 8419260 Fax. (86)(10)8419271 E-mail:

1996 August 25-27 Sydney EDUTECH 96: Australia's 5th Education and Training Technology Exhibition. Contact: Info-Salons Australia Pty. Ltd., 180 Goulbourn Street, Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010.: E-mail: , Phone: +61 2 2641022 , Fax: +61 2 2676980 or contact the organiser : Australian Trade Exhibitions - Fax: +61 3 9818 8553.

1996 August 23-28 Beijing & Hong Kong Asia-Pacific World Wide Web Conference & The Second Hong Kong Web Symposium 96 Contact: Angela Castro, Resources Officer, Social Sciences Research Centre, The University of Hong Kong

1996 August 21-23 Hong Kong The Hong Kong Library and Information network: a Virtual Gateway to China. The Pre-IFLA 1996 Programme. Hong Kong Library Association. Contact: Grace Cheng, Pre-IFLA 1996 Programme Coordinator/, President, Hong Kong Library Association, GPO Box 10095, Hong Kong. Tel: (852) 2805 6448 Fax: (852) 2882 4378 E-mail:

1996 August 20-22 Sydney 2nd Internet World Australia Pacific 96 Contact: Kirby Network Services Pty Ltd Private Bag 19, Alexandria NSW 2015 Sydney Australia. Fax to: (+61-2) 310 5404 E-mail to: Telephone Enquires: (+61-2) 310 5544 |

1996August 18-22 Zurich, Switzerland The 19th International Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR `96)

1996 August 13-14 Singapore Universities of the 21st Century: Education in a Borderless World Contact the National Conference Manager, IDP Education Australia at

1996 August 7-9 Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado Workshop for the Future of Networking for Research and Education: Proceedings Hosted by CNI with Advanced Network & Services, Educom NTTF, FARNET, and NYSERNet (with support from the RAC and the NSF)

1996 August 4 - 16 Tilburg, the Netherlands International Summer School on the Digital Library  Contact: Ticer B.V., PO Box 4191, 5004 JD Tilburg, The Netherlands, telephone +31-13-466 83 10, telefax +31-13-466 83 83, e-mail

1996 August 2-4 Portland, Oregon The Second International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD-96) Sponsored by AAAI and Collocated with AAAI-96 and UAI-96 Contact: regarding submission logistics to AAAI at Phone: (+1 415) 328-3123; Fax: (+1 415) 321-4457 KDD-96 sponsorship and industry participation to: Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro at Phone: 617-466-4236, Fax: 617-466-2960 technical program and content to general and publicity issues to kdd96@aig.jpl.nasa.gov

1996 July 25-26 Adelaide Patently obvious? the role of patents in a technological age a National Seminar Contact: Jane Hiscock, University of South Australia Library, Underdale Campus, Holbrooks Road, Underdale SA 5032. Email: Tel (08) 302 6279 Fax (08) 302 675.

1996 July 24 Sydney Multimedia: Copyright Issues Contact: School of Information, Library and Archive Studies, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052 Australia Tel: + 61-2 385-3589 Fax: + 61-2 385-3430

1996 July 17-19 University of Technology, Sydney Creating Learning Opportunities: The second CAUT National Teaching Workshop Contact: Centre for Learning and Teaching University of Technology, Sydney. PO Box 123 Broadway, NSW 2007 Tel (02) 330 2314 Fax (02) 330 2217 email:

1996 July 17-19 University of Warwick 7th UKOLUG State of the Art Conference UK Online User Group 1996 Conference: Contact: Christine A. Baker, UKOLUG Administration, The Old Chapel, Walden, West Burton, LEYBURN, North Yorkshire, DL8 4LE Tel and Fax 01969 663749 E-mail | gopher://

1996 July 14-16 Gold Coast Queensland, Australia Eighth International Conference on Assessing Quality in Higher Education Di Robb, Tertiary Education Institute, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072 Tel 07 3365 1550 Fax 07 3365 1966 Email

1996 July 14-19 Ithaca, New York Digital Imaging for Libraries and Archives: Summer 1996 Workship of the Cornell Univesity Library Department of Preservation and Conservation Contact: Digital Imaging Workshop Department of Preservation and Conservation Cornell University Library 214 John M. Olin Library Ithaca, NY 14853-5301 E-mail to

1996 July 10-11 Stakis Hotel, Bath MODELS: National resource discovery workshop: organising access to printed scholarly material Organised by UKOLN with eLib support. Chaired by Richard Heseltine Summary and recommendations

1996 July 9-11 Bradford, UK Academic Publishing in the Electronic Age Workshop Contact: and a registration from will be dispatched to you

1996 July 8-10 University of Wales, Lampeter Australian Studies and the Shrinking Periphery: Surfing the Net for Australia Fourth Welsh Symposium on Australian Studies Contact: Dr. Graham Sumner or Dr. Andrew Hassam, Centre for Australian Studies in Wales, University of Wales, Lampeter, Dyfed, SA48 7ED, Wales, UK. Telephone: Graham Sumner +44 (0)1570 424760 or 424790 (Secretary); Andrew Hassam +44 (0)1570 424764 (Secretary). Fax: Graham Sumner +44 (0)1570 424714; Andrew Hassam +44 (0)1570 423634.

1996 July 7-10 Melbourne Network for the Future: Second Pacific Conference of The Australian Cooperative Education Society. Contact: Atkinson Conference Services (Aust) Pty Ltd 49 Agnes Street East Melbourne Vic 3002, Australia Telephone: 61-3-9654 7533 Facsimile: 61-3-9654 8540 Email: |

1996 July 7-9 Gold Coast AusWeb96 Second Australian World Wide Web conference. Contact: Further details:

1996 July 4-7 Edinburgh, Scotland 'Libraries and the reproduced image: from print to digitisation' ARLIS (UK & Ireland) annual conf 96 Contact: Stephen Holland, National Library of Scotland George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EW Tel: 0131 226 4531 Fax: 0131 220 6662

1996 July 4-10 New York American Library Association Annual Conference

1996 July 3-5 Townsville, North Queensland QUESTnet '96 -- the Conference for Network Managers and Practitioners Contact:

1996 July 1-5 University of Queensland ACSPRI Winter Program in Social Research Methods and Research Technology. Contact ACSPRI - WP96, Social Science Data Archives, Research School of Social Sciences, Institute of Advanced Studies, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200. Tel. 06 249 4400 Fax 06 249 4722 Email:

1996 July 1-3 Somerville College, Oxford DRH 96: digital resources for the humanities Contact: Christine Merle CPD Centre Department for Continuing Education University of Oxford 67 St Giles Oxford, OX1 3LU Tel: +44 1865 288166 Fax: +44 1865 288163 Email:

1996 June 24-28 University of California, Irvine Networks, Networking and Implications for Digital Libraries The International Association of Technological University Libraries - IATUL '96 Annual Conference Contact: Julia Gelfand, Applied Sciences Librarian Science Library University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92713-9556, USA Fax: +1-714-824-3114 Phone: +1-714-824-4971 E-mail:

1996 June 20-23 Albuquerque, USA Pioneering New Serials Frontiers: From Petroglyphs to Cyberserials 11th annual NASIG conference (North American Serials Interest Group) Contact: Susan Davis Head, Periodicals University at Buffalo Lockwood Library Bldg. Buffalo, NY 14260-2200 fax: 716-645-5955 email: UNLSDB@UBVM.CC.BUFFALO.EDU

1996 June 20-21 Columbus, OH Technology and Education: Extending Frontiers of Learning Through Co-Development Presented by The Center for Advanced Study in Telecommunications (CAST) at The Ohio State University

1996 June 20 Brisbane Hyperlinked And Hyperactive? Serials Acquisitions Of The Future Australian Council of Library and Information Services Acquisitions Sub-committee (Qld) Contact: Secretary/Treasurer Kate Kelly Serials Librarian Bond University Library GOLD COAST Q 4229 Phone: 075 595 1535 Fax: 075 595 1536 Email: | Proceedings available at

1996 June 19-21 Slave Lake, Alberta Celebrating Distance Education and Learning Technologies Interface '96 Conference Contact: Jane Dreger, Conference Coordinator, Alberta Vocational College - Lesser Slave Lake 1201 Main Street S.E., Slave Lake, Alberta T0G 2A4 Phone: 403-849-8602 Fax: 403-849-2570 E-mail her at |

1996 June 17-18 The University of Sheffield, England NetLinkS 1st symposium on Networked Learner Support

1996 June 16-19 Snowbird, Utah Society and the Future of Computing '96 Contact: SFC '96 Conference Registrar LATA, Attn: Jan Hull Mail Stop M321 Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos, NM 87545 USA ,

1996 June 11 Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland Seminar on Electronic Publishing VTT Information Service and the NordEP Centre (Nordic Centre of Excellence for Electronic Publishing) Contact: Ms Katriina Tepponen VTT Information Service, P. O. Box 2000, FIN-2044 VTT e-mail: +358 0 456 4412, fax +358 0 456 4374 | Proceedings |

1996 June 9-11 Ann Arbor, Michigan Reengineering Document Access & Delivery Services and Managing Change Successfully A Workshop Sponsored by Dougherty & Associates Contact: Colin or Sally at Dougherty & Associates Ph: 313-662-3925 Fax: 313-662-4450 E-mail:

1996 June 2-5 Vancouver Riding the Wave AMTEC '96 Conference 24th AMTEC Conference (Association for Media and Technology in Education in Canada ) Contact: Elizabeth Chong, AMTEC'96 Langara College 100 - West 49 Ave. Vancouver, B.C. Canada V5Y 2Z6 Fax: (604) 323-5577 e-mail Elizabeth Chong at:

1996 June 1-9 Ukraine "Libraries and associations in the Transient World New Technologies and New Forms of Cooperation " Foros village, Yalta, Republic of Crimea, Ukraine (Professional Program -- June 3-7) Contact:

1996 May Sydney Academic life on the electronic frontier. Contact: Ian Grosart Fax 02 351 3624 Email

1996 May 30 Sydney Symposium on Australian Electronic Publishing Organised by The Australian Vice-Chancellors' Committee Standing Committee on Information Resources Electronic Publishing Working Group. Contact: Dr Bob Jansen or Ms Alyson Schouten CSIRO Division of Information Technology Locked Bag 17, North Ryde, NSW, 2113 Fax: (02) 325 3101 Phone: 0411 150 037 e-mail:

1996 May 30-31 University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia Networked Information: Challenges and Solutions Organised by CAUSE / CNI

1996 May 29-31 Minneapolis, MN Assessing The Reality Of New Markets And New Media: The Transition to Electronic Publishing Continues. Society for Scholarly Publishing 18th Annual Meeting, Contact: SSP Meeting Registration, 10200 W. 44th Avenue, #304, Wheatridge, CO 80033-2840; phone: (303)422-3914; Fax: 303-422-8894

1996 May 29 University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia Working Together: A Seminar for Library and Information Technology Professionals Pre-conference seminar. Organised by CAUSE / CNI

1996 May 29 University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia Engineering and Operating the Data Network at a Major Research University in Times of Exponential Growth and Exploding Technologies Pre-conference seminar. Organised by CAUSE / CNI

1996 May 28-29 Massachusetts, USA Distributed Indexing/Searching Workshop Sponsored by the World Wide Web Consortium Contact: Mic Bowman, Transarc Corporation Michael Schwartz, @Home Network

1996 May 22 Library of Congress The Conference on Organizing the Global Digital Library II, sponsored by the National Digital Library Federation, LC's National Digital Library Program, and the Corporation for National Research Initiatives. Conference proceedings available at gopher://

1996 May 21-24 Coffs Harbour Continuing professional education Contact: Dorothy Lucardie Tel 067 73 3226 Fax 067 73 3204 Email

1996 May 20-22 San Diego, California The digital revolution: assessing the impact on business, education and social structures. 1996 ASIS Mid-Year Meeting. Contact: Richard Hill, Executive Director email

1996 May 7-8 Boston 1. Electronic Document Imaging and Optical Disks. 2. Optical Disks and Micrographics: Competition or Integration? Contact: Information Management Seminars, P.O. Box 84, Delmar, NY 12054; telephone: 518-439-2746; fax: 518-439-0968. E-mail

1996 May 4 University of California, Berkeley The Public Interest In Copyright: Past, Present, And Future Contact information: Kathleen Vanden Heuvel Boalt Hall Law Library 510 643 9147 (4/4/96)

1996 April 30 - May 2 Milton Keynes, England The UK Digital Libraries Conference Contact: Kathryn Arnold Information Center Manager De Montfort University Hammerwood Gate Kents Hill Milton Keynes MK7 6HP Tel: (01908) 834923 Fax: (01908) 834929 email: Details:

1996 April 26-27 Boston, Mass The Electronic Library: Administrative Issues for Organization & Access Institute Association for Library Collections & Technical Services. A Division of the American Library Association Contact: Electronic Library Institute, ALCTS/ALA, 50 E. Huron St., Chicago, IL 60611. Fax: 312-280-3257. Phone: LaTisha Reynolds at 800-545-2433, ext. 5035. E-Mail: LaTisha Reynolds at

1996 April 26 University of California, Santa Barbara Untangling the Web: Proceedings of the Conference Sponsored by the Librarians Association of the University of California, Santa Barbara and Friends of the UCSB Library.

1996 April 22-24 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY The Successful Library: Classic Principles, Modern Practices A Symposium on Creating the 21st Century Library Contact: Sharon Van De Mark, OR phone (607)255-7956, OR send fax to (607)255-0318) URL

1996 April 20-21 Robertson NSW, via Moss Vale Indexing in the Electronic Age: a conference for the information industry Contact: Shirley Campbell, Secretary, ACT Region Branch, Australian Society of Indexers GPO Box 2069, Canberra ACT 2601 Phone: (06) 234 2225 Fax: (06) 234 2237 E-mail: | Papers published at

1996 March 30-31 Cambridge, MA Finding Common Ground Sponsored by the Harvard College Library at the Charles Hotel Contact: Ed Tallent

1996 March 25-26 University of Warwick BILETA '96 - Electronic Publishing British and Irish Legal Education Technology Association. Contact: Rebecca Bolton, Information Officer, CTI Law Technology Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, England, UK. phone(+44) (0) 1203 523294 or fax us on (+44) (0)1203 524105

1996 March 25-26 Washington D.C. The Coalition for Networked Information Spring Meeting Contact: Joan K. Lippincott, Assistant Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information 21 Dupont Circle, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20036 tel (202) 296-5098 fax: (202) 872-0884 Email:

1996 March 24-26 Urbana, Illinois 33rd Annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing: Digital Image Access and Retrieval Contact: Graduate School of Library and Information Science University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 501 E. Daniel Street Champaign, IL 61820-6211 Email: Telephone: (800) 982-0914 or (217) 244-3274 WWW:

1996 March 20-23 Bethesda, MD ACM Digital Libraries '96 First ACM International Conference on Digital Libraries will immediately follow Hypertext '96. For further information, see

1996 March 18 Melbourne The 2nd Annual Resource Discovery Workshop See

1996 February 26 Canberra Internet - Superhighway or Goat Track? Contact: Executive Director, IPAA, PO Box 3147, BMDC ACT 2617 Telephone: (06) 251 6060 Fax: (06) 251 6324

1996 February 22-23 Canberra The future of academic publishing. 4th roundtable of the National Scholarly Communications Forum. Contact: NSCF Secretariat, Australian Academy of Humanities, GPO Box 93, Canberra ACT 2601 Tel 06 248 744 Fax 06 248 6287 Email

1996 February 19-23 Paris Electronic Publishing in Science Joint ICSU Press UNESCO Conference. Proceedings available at

1996 February 9-10 Heathrow, London Networked Information in an International Context organised by UKOLN in association with CNI, CAUSE, JISC and BL. Hazel Gott, Promotions Officer, UKOLN, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK tel: +44 (0)1225 826256; fax: +44 (0)1225 826838; e-mail: Conference report available at (Mirrored in Australia with permission of the British Library; mirrored from

1996 February 9 Dallas Texas Digital Libraries: Computer Concepts & Technologies for Managing Library Collections. Presented by The American Society for Information Science, AMIGOS Bibliographic Council, Inc. and the University of North Texas, School of Library and Information Sciences Tel: (301) 495-0900 Fax: (301) 495-0810 Email: American Society for Information Science, Continuing Education & Professional Development, 8720 Georgia Avenue, Suite 501 Silver Spring, MD 20910

1996 February 9 Dallas Texas Copyright and Intellectual Property in an Electronic World. Presented by The American Society for Information Science, AMIGOS Bibliographic Council, Inc. and the University of North Texas, School of Library and Information Sciences Tel: (301) 495-0900 Fax: (301) 495-0810 Email: American Society for Information Science, Continuing Education & Professional Development, 8720 Georgia Avenue, Suite 501 Silver Spring, MD 20910

1996 February 5 - May 26 Make the Link Workshop (World Wide Web for Everyone) - an eight week long distance learning workshop conducted entirely by e-mail

1996 January 30-February 1 Melbourne Electronic Dream? Virtual nightmare: the reality for libraries. (VALA) Contact: VALA Conference Secretariat, Convention Network, 224 Rouse Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207 Tel 03 9646 4122 Fax 03 9646 7737 Email

1996 January 21-25 Canberra Mainstreaming Social Science Data: Providing Data Services in the Library Contact: Vance Merrill, Program Director, ACSPRI by phone on (06) 249 4400 or by fax on (06) 249 4722.

1996 January 19 San Antonio, Texas "Building a Catalog of Internet Resources," Project Colloquium. in conjunction with the ALA Midwinter Meeting Contact

1996 January 19 San Antonio, Texas What business are we in? The Changes Imposed upon libraries and Their Automation Vendors in the Digital Era. RMG Consultants' Sixth Annual Presidents' Seminar: The View from the Top at American Library Association Mid-Winter Conference Contact: Brian Mahany or Odette Alleyne in the Chicago Office of RMG Consultants, Inc., 312/321-0432 or via email at

1996 January 15 Brussels, Belgium Implementation Experiences with Z39.50 v.3 EFILA (European Forum for Implementors of Library Applications) meeting. Contact secretary: Klaus Sondergaard, Danish Standards