Conferences & Events 2004 Friday, 18 February 2005

Links to be checked for access as of September 2009

2004 December 9-10 Hong Kong International Conference on Developing Digital Institutional Repositories: Experiences and Challenges. Co-organized by the California Institute of Technology Libraries  and The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Library.

2004 December 8 Canberra Site Licensing Forum.  National Library of Australia. Draft minutes now available.

2004 December 7-11 Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland Inaugural Australian Middleware Forum 2004 and Campus Architectural Middleware Planning (CAMP) Workshop. Middleware Forum  7 - 8 December 2004. Middleware CAMP 9 - 11 December 2004.

2004 December 5-8 Perth, Western Australia Beyond the Comfort Zone: ASCILITE Conference 2004.  Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education.

2004 December 1-3 MelbourneOZeWAI 2004 (Australian Web Accessibility Initiative) Sponsored by Australian IMS Centre

2004 December 1-3 Berlin Online Educa. 10th International Conference on Technology Supported Learning and Training. Supported by European Commission Directorate

2004 December 1 Leeds Metropolitan University Assessment and Communications for e-Learning

2004 November 30–December 3 Dunedin, New Zealand The "X" Factor: The 16th South Pacific User Services Conference (SPUSC).  Held in association with the Council of Australian University Directors of Information Technology (CAUDIT)

2004 November 29 Ipswich, Queensland Delectable Designs: Trends in Library Buildings. The University of Queensland Cybrary.  Contact:

2004 November 28-30 Shanghai 18th AAOU Annual Conference on Quality Education for All: New Missions and Challenges Facing Open Universities.Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU)

2004 November 26 Melbourne Practical Approaches to Effective Library Assessment. 1/2 day seminars led by Steve Hiller and Jim Self, organised by CAVAL Collaborative Solutions. Later sessions in Brisbane (2 December) and Sydney (30 November). For further information email Nicole Sinclair or Eve Cornish

2004 November 26 The University of Newcastle Workshop: Electronic Plagiarism Detection Software: The Good, The Bad and The Reality.

2004 November 25-26 ANZIIL symposium.  Series Three.

2004 November 25 Standards Australia, 286 Sussex Street, Sydney Technical Standards for Libraries and Education: Towards Interoperability

2004 November 25 Sydney Technical Standards for Libraries and Education:  Towards Interoperability Organised by Standards Australia.  Contact:

2004 November 24-25 Newcastle, NSW Symposium on Promoting Academic Integrity: new policies, practices & procedures. The University of Newcastle, Australia

2004 November 23 University of Newcastle Web Accessibility: Design-for-all

2004 November 23 London UKSG Seminar: Scientific Publications: Free for all?

2004 November 18-19 Sydney Unlocking IP.  New models for trading and sharing intellectual property.  Co-hosted by the University of New South Wales, Baker & McKenzie, AEShareNet, NETWorking2004.

2004 November 18-19 Washington, DC Institutional Repositories: The Next Stage.  A SPARC/SPARC Europe workshop.  Call for papers.

2004 November 18-19 The Australian National University ACODE 36: Staff Development/Professional Development

2004 November 18 BSG House, 226-236 City Road, London ALPSP Technology Updates: Tools for more effective marketing: Electronic Customer Relationship Management

2004 November 18 PALINET Headquarters in Philadelphia Technology Blitz-A Practical Update on How Technology Is Changing Journal Workflow Moderators: Frank J. Stumpf, Jr., President and Chief Operating Officer, SPI Publisher Services and Todd Carpenter, Director of Business Development, BioOne.

2004 November 17 PALINET Headquarters in Philadelphia Content and Content Management: Digital Rights Management - Our Present Environment and Solutions Moderators: Edward Colleran, Director of Publisher Relations, Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) and Carol Richman, Director of Licensing, SAGE Publications.

2004 November 16 PALINET Headquarters in Philadelphia Scholarly Serials Marketing: Contemporary Tools for Traditional Content Moderator: Priscilla Markwood, Manager, Industry Relations, Cadmus Communications.

2004 November 16 The King's Fund, 11-13 Cavendish Square, London Introduction to Copyright

2004 November 15-16 College Park, Maryland Partnerships in Innovation - Serving a Networked Nation.   National Archives at College Park, Maryland. The University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

2004 November 15 PALINET Headquarters in Philadelphia Book Publishing, from Soup to Nuts Moderator: Greg Fagan, Publisher, US Health Sciences, Elsevier.

2004 November 13 The Westin Providence, Providence, RI FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR INFORMATION BEHAVIOR RESEARCH 4th Annual Research Symposium of the Special Interest Group on Information Needs, Seeking and Use (SIG USE) of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIST)  In conjunction with the Annual Meeting of ASIST


2004 November 12 Canberra e-Social Science: Enabling Technologies and New Research.  National Institute of Social Sciences & Law, The Australian National University.

2004 November 11 Bristol PUTTING YOUR IMAGES ONLINE

2004 November 11 British Library Conference Centre, London Hyper Clumps, Mini Clumps and National Catalogues: resource discovery for the 21st century

2004 November 10 The Women’s Library, Old Castle Street, London Accessibility legislation:  what it means for online publishers

2004 November 9-11 Canberra International Conference on Archiving Web Resources.  National Library of Australia.

2004 November 9 The Sekforde Arms, Sekforde Street, London EC1 Thesauri and classification in the age of the Internet

2004 November 8-19 NET*Working 2004: Inclusion and Inspiration: an online conference. Australian Flexible Learning Framework (ANTA)

2004 November 8 Washington D.C.  Open Access: Does it really work in practice? Society of Scholarly Publishing and  Association of Learned and Professional Society of Publishers

2004 November 3-6 Charleston, SC 24nd Annual Charleston Conference Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition  The Charleston Information Group, LLC

2004 November 3-5 Sofia, Bulgaria Sofia2004: The Third Bi-annual Conference of Libraries, Globalization and Cooperation. The preconference will be 2 November. The University of Sofia and Emporia State University are proud to host the conference.

2004 October 29th Adelaide Acquisitions SA Seminar: New Ways of Purchasing, publishing and printing. Australian Library and Information Association. Contact:

2004 October 19-22 Denver, Colorado EDUCAUSE 2004

2004 October 19-21 Taipei, Taiwan Digital Libraries and Digital Collection in the Global Community: PNC 2004 Annual Conference in conjunction with PRDLA. Pacific Rim Digital Library Alliance (PRDLA). Host Institutions: Academia Sinica Computing Centre (ASCC), Pacific Neighborhood Consortium (PNC)

2004 October 15-17 Melbourne 20thInternational Antiquarian Book Fair.  Contact:  Peter Arnold <>

2004 October 15 Washington, D.C.  E-Research and Supporting Cyberinfrastructure: A Forum to Consider the Implications for Research Libraries & Research Institutions Sponsors:  Association of Research Libraries, Coalition for Networked Information

2004 October 13-16 The University of Memphis The Ethics of Electronic Information in the 21 Century EEI21 - 2004

2004 October 13-15 Budapest ERPANET Workshop on "Workflow in Digital Preservation" The three-day workshop is co-hosted by the Open Society Archives at Central European University

2004 October 12-16 Shanghai SILF2004: The 2nd Shanghai International Library Forum. Contact: Ms. Wu Min Shanghai Library Email:

2004 October 11-12 London Internet Librarian International 2004: Access, Architecture & Action: Strategies for the New Digital World Organised by Information Today Inc.

2004 October 11-14 Shanghai, China Metadata Across Languages and Cultures: DC-2004 International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications.

2004 October 8 Brisbane Building the Digital Library:  the Role of Digital Repositories.  ALIA Collection and Access Management (Qld.) Group

2004 October 4 1:30-3 p.m. EST (10:30 a.m. - 12 noon Pacific) ARL/OLMS Webcast : Statistics Data Collection 2004 from ARL's Statistics & Measurement Program. Register online at: Deadline: Thursday, September 30, 2004 [North American time]

2004 October 1-3 Montreal, Québec, Canada Expanding Access:  Connecting the Global Community to a Multitude of Formats: The 11th OLAC Biennial Conference. The OnLine Audiovisual Catalogers Conference 2004

2004 October 1 Grindelwald, Switzerland 4th IASTED International Conference on Web-Based Education (WBE 2005) The International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED)

2004 October 1 New York, NY  Online Usage Statistics:  Current Trends and Future Directions in Meeting User Needs.  A Forum Organized by the NFAIS Committee on Best Practices/Usage Statistics. Presentations now available.

2004 September 30- October 1 Sydney 2004 National UniServe Conference.  First Year Experience Discussion Forum Theme: Generic Skills & Symposium on Scholarly Inquiry into Science Teaching and Learning.

2004 September 26-29  Hobart, Tasmania Tertiary Education Management Conference (TEMC)

2004 September 25-26 University of New Brunswick, Canada The Serials Ecosystem: Perspectives on the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals.  UNB Libraries.

2004 September 25-28 Manly Beach, Sydney  5th Annual WebCT Asia-Pacific User Conference.

2004 September 24 Free Web Seminar: Learning Space Design.  EDUCAUSE Live! Web seminar with MIT’s Phillip D. Long and host Steve Worona.

2004 September 21-24 Gold Coast, Queensland Challenging ideas:  Australian Library and Information Association Biennial Conference 2004.

2004 September  21 Brisbane  ALIA Forum on Purchasing Agreements and Licensing.   The third ALIA Forum on Purchasing Agreements and Licensing is presented by the ALIA Purchasing and Consortia Reference Group, in association with the Queensland Government Libraries Consortium, Queensland TAFE Libraries and the Australian Law Librarians Group (Qld)

2004 September 20-22 Amsterdam, Netherlands Business Models related to Digital Preservation. ERPANET seminar co-hosted by the Netherlands Institute for Archival Education and Research. Papers now available.

2004 September 20 Brisbane Seminar: Research Applications in Information and Library Studies. A satellite event to the ALIA Biennial Conference which follows at the Gold Coast. QUT Centre for Information Technology Innovation

2004 September 16-17 University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California Learning Beyond the Classroom:

2004 September 16-17 Envisioning the Information Commons’ Future. contact: Anne Lynch or Shahla Bahavar, Leavey Library, University of Southern California,;

2004 September 14-16 University of Exeter, Devon, England "Blue skies and pragmatism - learning technologies for the next decade"  ALT-C 2004. Association for Learning Technology 2004 Conference

2004 September 13-17 London Digital Futures Academy: from digitization to delivery.  King's College London and OCLC-PICA

2004 September 13-15 Paris IMHE General Conference 2004 Choices and Responsibilities: Higher Education in the Knowledge Society. OECD IMHE,2865,en_21571361_23918823_1_1_1_1_1,00.html

2004 September 12-15 Canberra Music in a Digital World: Directions, Initiatives, Collaborations: Biennial Conference.  International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (Australia and New Zealand Branches) - in association with the Australasian Sound Recording Association.

2004 September 12-17 Bath, UK ECDL 2004: 8th European Digital Library Conference.  Organised by UKOLN.

2004 September 5-8 University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK DRH 2004: Digital Resources for the Humanities.

2004 August 30 Glasgow ERPANET@SOA2004: Introducing ERPANET's Knowledge Base: Pre-Society of Archives Conference Workshop.  Since June 2002 ERPANET (the European Commission funded Electronic Resource Preservation and Access Network) has run a series of seminars and workshops across Europe, bringing together international experts to explore topics related to digital preservation. This one-day workshop aims to make accessible the results of several of these events to UK archivists and records managers.

2004 August 29 - September 2 CAUDIT-EDUCAUSE Institute.  Professional development program for those who manage some aspect of information technology and resources in higher education.

2004 August 29-31 Beijing, China The International Conference on the Future of the Book 2004. Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Era.

2004 August 23-24 Sydney KM Australia 2004

2004 August 23-27   Best Practices in e-Learning: Online Conference Hosted by University of Calgary

2004 August 22-27 Buenos Aires, Argentina   World Library and Information Congress: 70th IFLA General Conference and Council "Libraries: Tools for Education and Development"

2004 August 17-20 Tilburg University, the Netherlands Change: Making it Happen in your Library" Tilburg Innovation Centre for Electronic Resources

2004 August 17 Melbourne !dea:  Interoperability Demonstration for Education:  E-Learning Interoperability Seminar.  Presentations now available.

2004 August 13 Canberra Kinetica Annual Users Meeting.  National Library of Australia.  Presentations now available.

2004 August 13 Sydney  Workshop on Middleware and HE IT Architecture.  Meta Access Management Project Contact Ms Nahid Sultana by Wednesday 7th July at the latest Ph: 02 9850 6531 Email:

2004 August 9-10 Canberra AVCC Library Conference.

2004 July 30 Sydney Transforming Teaching and Learning through ICT: National Seminar.

2004 July 20-22 Redwood City, California, USA alt-i-lab 2004: Advancing Learning Technology Interoperability. 2nd annual meeting of creators, vendors, users, and buyers of learning technology. Organized by IMS Global Learning Consortium, Inc.

2004 July 19-21 Adelaide 4th National University Finance & Procurement Conference: Universities in Business: Commercial Reality & Best Practice.

2004 July 18-20 University of Nottingham  Pan European Portals 2004

2004 July 15 Canberra Strategies for Success. ANZIIL (Australian and New Zealand Institute for Information Literacy) forum. Contact: Kerryn Amery,

2004 July 14–16 Monash University, Melbourne  8th Pacific Rim First Year in Higher Education Conference FYHE 2004  An initiative of QUT & proudly hosted by Monash University, Clayton Campus

2004 July 11-15 Orlando, Florida Impact 2004: 6th Annual WebCT Users Conference.

2004 July  8-9 Brighton The JISC/CNI Meeting 2004 Co-ordinated by UKOLN

2004 July 8-9 Newcastle, NSW Computing Arts 2004 @ Newcastle. Centre for Literary and Linguistic Computing (CLLC)  University of Newcastle

2004 July 7-9 Adelaide AUQF2004: Australian Universities Quality Forum: Quality in a Time of Change. Australian Universities Quality Agency.

2004 July 5-8 Adelaide ACEC 2004:  Australian Computers in Education Conference:  Research ... Reform ... Realise the Potential!

2004 July 4-8 New Zealand PCF Conference 2004:  Third Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning. Hosted by DEANZ: Distance Education Assosiation of New Zealand (Inc)  COL: Commonwealth of Learning .

2004 July 4-7 Cairns QUESTnet 2004: Networking - far and wide: Reticulation to regional and metropolitan areas.  QUESTnet 2004 is being held in conjuction with the 18th APAN Meetings (The Asia-Pacific Advanced Network Consortium) Queensland Education, Science and Technology Network (QUESTnet) is the Queensland regional component of the Australian Academic and Research Network (AARNet)

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2004 June 29 - July 2 Ljubljana, SLOVENIA EUNIS 2004: 10th International Conference of European University Information Systems.

2004 June 29-July 2 Canberra 15th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia. ASAA Asian Studies Association of Australia, Inc.

2004 June 16-30 Online Plagiarism: Changes, Challenges and Consequences:  pre-Forum online workshop.  Australian Universities Quality Forum (AUQF 2004)

2004 June 28-30 Newcastle upon Tyne Plagiarism: Prevention, Practice and Policy 2004  A conference for FE and HE organised by   the JISC Plagiarism Advisory ServiceInformation Management Research  Institute, School of Informatics Northumbria University

2004 June 24-26 Toronto, Canada Preserving the AudioVisual Heritage – Transition and Access: Joint Technical Symposium: JTS2004.

2004 June 24 London PALS Conference 04 - Institutional Repositories and Their Impact on Publishing. The Publisher and Library/Learning Solutions Group (PALS)

2004 June 23-26 Brasilia (Brazil) Elpub2004 - 8th International Conference on Electronic Publishing.

2004 June 22 Canberra Measuring excellence in research and research training. National Academies Forum and the Australian Academy of Science  Presentations [with transcripts] now available.

2004 June 17-18 Cork ERPANET Seminar on Persistent Identifiers. Co-Sponsors: University College Cork; Digital Curation Centre (UK); MINERVA. (not Netscape-friendly)

2004 June 17-20 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Growth, Creativity and Collaboration:  2004 NASIG Conference.   North American Serials Interest Group

2004 June 17-24 New Orleans American Library Association Annual Conference

2004 June 16-30 Online Plagiarism: Changes, Challenges and Consequences:  pre-Forum online workshop.  Australian Universities Quality Forum (AUQF 2004)

2004 June 16-19 Victoria, BC, Canada Celebrating Our Community: Sharing our Values, Sharing our Value.  Canadian Library Association (CLA) and the British Columbia Library Association (BCLA).

2004 June 16 Birmingham, UK Library evaluation in practice: Electronic Information Services in Higher Education:  The eVALUEd Conference

2004 June 13-16 Yeppoon, Queensland Lifelong Learning: Whose responsibility and What is Your Contribution? 3rd International Conference to be hosted by Central Queensland University

2004 June 10-11 Adelphi, Maryland Colleges, Code and Copyright: The impact of digital networks and technological controls  on copyright and the dissemination of information  in higher education. Center for Intellectual Property 2004 Annual Symposium.

2004 June 10-12 Prague, Czech Republic Information Logistics: how libraries are responding to the challenges. A Cranfield Conference Email:

2004 June 10 3:00-4:30 p.m. EDT (12 noon-1:30 p.m. Pacific) ARL/OLMS Webcast Institutional Repositories: Revealing Our Strengths  Cosponsored by SPARC and CARL

2004 June 7-11 Tucson, Arizona JCDL 2004: Global Reach and Diverse Impact.  Joint Conference on Digital Libraries

2004 June 6-18 Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Frye Leadership Institute.

2004 June 3-5 Lexington, Kentucky, USA ETD 2004 Seventh International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations: Distributing knowledge worldwide through better scholarly communication.

2004 June 2-4 San Francisco, CA SSP 26th Annual Meeting: 'Toward New Economies of Information Access' Society of Scholarly Publishing

2004 June 1 Canberra Changing Research Practices in the Digital Information and Communication Environment: A Roundtable of the NATIONAL SCHOLARLY COMMUNICATIONS FORUM. Presentations now available.

2004 May 21-26 Washington, DC MLA '04: Seize the Power! Medical Library Association

2004 May 20 Washington, DC Metadata Practices on the Cutting Edge.  NISO National Information Standards Organisation

2004 May 17 London Technical and Economic Challenges of Scientific Information: (STM Content Access, Linking and Archiving) ICSTI Public Conference hosted by The IEE. Presentations available at

2004 May 12-14 Tucson, Arizona Association of Research Libraries.  Proceedings of the 144th Annual Meeting.

2004 May 11 SydneyCreative Licensing to Expand Australia’s Public Domain - A Symposium,  jointly hosted by Baker & McKenzie Cyberspace Law and Policy Centre and AESharenet Pty Ltd [Presentations available]

2004 May 4-5 Atlanta, Georgia 2004 National Diversity in Libraries Conference to Focus on Library Users, Staffing, Collections.  The Association of Research Libraries. SOLINET, HBCU Library Alliance, and ASERL Are Co-Hosts .

2004 April 28-29 Sydney Electronic Document and Records Management 2004:  5th Annual Workshop.

2004 April 26-28 Lund, Sweden NCSC2004 - the Second Nordic Conference on Scholarly Communication: Towards a New Publishing Environment.

2004 April 22 Belfast Castle, Belfast April 28 Royal Horticultural Hall, London Information as a Strategic Resource. JISC Consultation Workshop

2004 April 20-23 San Antonio, Texas, USA  2004 IS&T Archiving Conference.  Sponsored by the Society for Imaging Science and Technology Cooperating Societies: Technical Association of the Graphic Arts - TAGA Coalition for Networked Information - CNI Online Computer Library Center - OCLC

2004 April 16 University of Oxford "Beyond the Learner: Student and Government Perceptions of the E-Learning Experience"  This event will discuss, at a high level, the student and Government perceptions of e-learning. Organised by the Learning Technologies Group part of the OUCS, University of Oxford. Sponsored by the JISC Committee for Learning and Teaching

2004 April 15-16 Alexandria, Virginia CNI Spring 2004 Task Force Meeting.  Coalition for Networked Information

2004 April15-16 CANCELLED Compromise and the Academy: Ethics and the Governance of Universities in an Era of Commercialisation. Swinburne University of Technology. Those who have written papers, or who would like to do so, can submit them for consideration for a special issue of Australian Universities Review.

2004 April 14-16 Antwerpen, Belgium The Role of Audit and Certification in Digital Preservation.  ERPANET Workshop, co-hosted by the Stadsarchief Antwerpen.

2004 April 14-17 Tucson, Arizona Living the Future 5: Strategically Striving and Surviving. Co-sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries, Office of Leadership and Management Services and the  Association of College and Research Libraries

2004 March 30-31 Sydney KM Challenge 2004 - Driving Performance through Knowledge Collaboration: 2004 Conference & Master Classes.

2004 March 29 - 31 UMIST, Manchester UK Serials Group 27th Annual Conference and Exhibition.

2004 March 26 Dublin CURL Members' Meeting.  Consortium of University Research Libraries. Presentations now available.

2004 March 26 London Scholarship-Friendly Publishing: International Learned Journals Seminar. The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers

2004 March 24-26 Zwolle, Netherlands Zwolle III Conference: Copyright Management for Scholarship.

2004 March 23 International Convention Centre, Birmingham JISC Conference 2004.  Joint Information Systems Committee

2004 March 19 Canberra Australian Government Agencies Publications access seminar. National Library of Australia / National Archives of Australia / National Office for the Information Economy [papers available]

2004 March 18-20 Villa La Fonte, Florence, Italy Fiesole 2004: The Fiesole Collection Development Retreat Series.

2004 March 17 London Seminar: Preserving the Knowledge Base of Science (ALPSP, with FST and DPC)

2004 March 17-19 Manchester UCISA2004 Annual Management Conference:  Customer first! Universities and Colleges Information Systems Association

2004 March 4-5 St. Louis MO  Creating A Culture of Assessment.  Public event, hosted by Washington University Libraries, © The Association of Research Libraries OLMS Training Institute.

2004 March 1-2 Tempe, AZ ECURE 2004.  Preservation and Access for Electronic College and University Records.

2004 February 23-24 London The Money Trail: Cost and Value in Journal Information Provision: An ASA Conference. Association of Subscription Agents and Intermediaries.

2004 February 23 National eScience Centre (NeSC), Edinburgh: 2004 March 5 Scarman House, Warwick Building Collaborative eResearch Environments: JISC Consultation Workshop This workshop will explore issues concerning the cultural differences between disciplinary research groups, the barriers to planning and implementation (for example Intellectual Property Rights and copyright concerns)and will explore generic and subject-specific user requirements.

2004 February 19 Southampton University  National Policies on Open Access (OA) Provision for University Research Output: an International meeting. This meeting is supported by - Self-Archiving and Open Archives | Open Archive Initiatives and research infrastructure in Australia, John Shipp, University of Sydney, and Colin Steele, Australian National University

2004 February 18-19 York When Worlds Collide Conference.  A JISC infoNet conference to explore cultural differences between academic and systems practitioners and the management implications for institutions developing Managed Learning Environments. The event is supported by HEFCE, UCISA and ALT.

2004 February 17-18 Adelaide, South Australia EdNA Development Workshop (EDW) 2004. limited is pleased to announce the 2004 futures-focussed think-tank, the limited Development Workshop (EDW), to examine and explore through a workshop approach, future strategic directions for the EdNA Online service. The EDW has an important role in advising about possible pathways for the development and enhancement of EdNA Online services to meet the needs of the education and training community. Contact

2004 February 13 Brisbane  Copyright: Unlucky for Some? 9th annual conference organised by the Australian Centre for Intellectual Property in Agriculture at Griffith University and The Australian National University | Opening Address by Philip Ruddock, Attorney-General

2004 February 13-14 Zwolle, the Netherlands The Third Zwolle conference: 'Optimal management of copyright: making it happen'.  The conference will be organised and hosted by both SURF and JISC.

2004 February 8-19 (UK & Europe) Digital Challenges for Universities: European Perspectives. Management Frontiers' International Study Programs for Higher Education.

2004 February 6 Melbourne How far down the Open Road? E- Diversity and Libraries. This is a significant one day conference presented by VICNET.

2004 February 3-5 Melbourne VALA 2004:  Breaking Boundaries:  Integration & Interoperability. 12th Biennial Conference & Exhibition.  Victorian Association for Library Automation Inc.

2004 February 2 Melbourne Convention Centre Revolution or Evolution? The impact of FRBR. Australian Committee on Cataloguing (ACOC)

2004 February 2 Melbourne ALIA Forum on Purchasing Agreements and Licensing Report now available at

2004 January 28 SydneyeScholarship: a workshop on ePublishing at the edge. University of Technology, Sydney

2004 January 23-29 San Diego American Library Association MidWinter Meeting

2004 January 22 London A Future for UK Theses - London Seminar 2004. Building on the work of the JISC FAIR programme, this seminar will provide an opportunity for the community to contribute to developments in both electronic and print theses submission, delivery and storage in the UK. The University of London Library, in association with the JISC, The British Library and The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

2004 January 10 San Diego, CA  Open Access: Getting From Here to There. ALA Midwinter 2004: SPARC/ACRL Forum. Papers now available.