Conferences & Events 2005 Thursday, 17 August 2006

Links to be checked for access as of September 2009

2005 December 14-16 Porto, Portugal IADIS International Conference on Cognition and Exploratory Learning in Digital Age (CELDA).  IADIS – International Association for Development of the Information Society

2005 December 12-15 Bangkok 8th International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries: Implementing Strategies and Sharing Experiences.

2005 December 4-7 Brisbane Balance, Fidelity, Mobility: Maintaining the Momentum?  ASCILITE 2005 Conference.  Australasian Society of Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE)

2005 December 2-3 University of Newcastle, Australia  Educational Integrity: Values in Teaching, Learning & Research : 2nd Asia-Pacific Educational Integrity Conference. Pre-conference workshops 1 December 2005.

2005 November 30 - December 2 Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus SPUSC 2005: Surfing the Wave: Information Services in a Digital World.  South Pacific Users Services Conference.

2005 November 30 - December 1 Sydney 2005 Evaluations and Assessment Conference.  The fourth Annual Evaluations and Assessment Conference. Hosted by the Institute for Interactive Media and Learning at the University of Technology, Sydney on behalf of the ATN Teaching and Learning Committee.

2005 November 29 - December 1  Hammersmith London, UK  Online Information 2005.

2005 November 29 London E-learning strategy through partnerships: the art of the possible: SCONUL Autumn Conference Programme.

2005 November 28-30 Kampala, Uganda African Copyright Forum: An International Conference: Copyright and Access to Information. National Library of Uganda

2005 November 28 Melbourne Australian Research Online: A CAUL Forum on Research Repositories. Swinburne University.  Contact: | Final program

2005 November 28 London Preprint and postprint repositories and their impact on publishing Society for Scholarly Publishing:  Joint ALPSP/SSP Seminar.

2005 November 23-25 Melbourne Institutional Research, Innovation and Change in Universities of the 21st Century. Australasian Association for Institutional Research 2005 Forum.

2005 November 23 Wellington, NZ Institutional Repository Workshop Sponsored by the National Library of New Zealand.

2005 November 23 Melbourne ALIA Information Literacy Forum:  Lifting the Lid: Information Literacy and Academics - Challenging the Assumptions of Librarians. CAVAL Reference Interest Group Information Literacy Seminar

2005 November 21-30 First on-Line conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'05): Approaches to Advanced Information Systems.

2005 November 21-24 Melbourne IEEE TENCON2005: A Meeting place for converging Technologies and People

2005 November 21- 23 Royal Society, Edinburgh, UK Ensuring Long-term Preservation and Adding Value to Scientific and Technical data (PV 2005)

2005 November 21 Sydney IP Enforcement in Australia: What's actually happening in the courts? A Free Public Seminar by Kimberlee Weatherall Associate Director, IPRIA.  IPRIA and IPTA

2005 November 10-11 Mooloolaba, Queensland  Combined Presence:  Learning Technologies 2005 Conference. TAFE Queensland and LearnTel

2005 November 9-11 Adelaide Breaking down boundaries:  a conference on the international experience in open, distance and flexible education:  17th Biennial Conference of the Open Distance Learning Association of Australia.

2005 November 9 London  E-book: the new serial? A seminar on e-books - business models, usage and marketing.  UK Serials Group.

2005 November 9 Melbourne IP Enforcement in Australia: What's actually happening in the courts? A Free Public Seminar by Kimberlee Weatherall Associate Director, IPRIA.  IPRIA and IPTA

2005 November 7 - November 18 University of Maryland University CollegeThe Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and the University Campus: A Safe Harbor? Center for Intellectual Property (US) Intellectual Property in Academia 2005-2006: A Web-based Workshop Series

2005 November 7 Washington, D.C. Institutional Repositories: Opportunity or Threat. Society for Scholarly Publishing

2005 November 4-5 The Hague Preserving the Digital Heritage: Principles and Policies. The Netherlands National Commission for UNESCO and the Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands.

2005 November 4 Melbourne  ARROW Workshop.  Monash University Library ARROW Project.  Contact:

2005 November 3-4 University of Queensland Effective Teaching and Learning Conference 2005: Challenging Issues for Teaching and Learning in the 21st century

2005 November 2-5 Charleston, South Carolina XXV Annual Charleston Conference:  Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition. Presentations now available!

2005 November 2-5 Boston, MA  Digits Fugit! Preserving Knowledge Into the Future. MCN's 33rd Annual Conference Museum Computer Network

2005 November 2 Melbourne Transforming Learning through ICT: The changing landscape of communication – emerging trends and their impact on learning. limited

2005 October 31- November 2 North Sydney  First International Conference on Digital Rights Management: Technologies, Issues, Challenges and  Systems: DRMTICS 2005.  Held in co-operation with IACR and the IEEE Computer Society Task Force on Information Assurance

2005 October 31 London NPO Annual Conference 2005  The British Library National Preservation Office

2005 October 28 Washington DC Managing Digital Assets: Strategic Issues for Research Libraries. Forum Proceedings available Sponsors: Association of Research Libraries     Coalition for Networked Information    Council on Library and Information Resources    Digital Library Federation

2005 October 26-27 Washington, DC 147th ARL Membership Meeting  Association of Research Libraries

2005 October 22-23 Frankfurt am Main, Germany 5th Frankfurt Scientific Symposium on the Scholarly Information Economy. The University Library of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

2005 October 21 Frankfurt Book Fair 2005 Google And Beyond: Who Will Digitise Our Books?  A joint symposium by the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and the International Publishers Association (IPA). Contact: Jens Bammel at

2005 October 20-22 Switzerland CERN Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication (OAI4)

2005 October 19-23 Frankfurt, Germany Frankfurt Book Fair.

2005 October 19-22 Lisbon, Portugal IADIS International Conference:  WWW/Internet 2005 International Association for Development of the Information Society

2005 October 18-21 Orlando, Florida EDUCAUSE 2005

2005 October 17-28 University of Maryland University CollegeE-Reserves and Copyright Center for Intellectual Property (US)
Intellectual Property in Academia 2005-2006: A Web-based Workshop Series

2005 October 17 London African Publishing and Writing:  A one-day conference at the British Library.  The conference is part of the Africa '05 season.The conference is organised in association with the Africa Centre and

2005 October 16-19 Brisbane, Queensland Australia Evolution of Evidence:  Global Perspectives of Linking Research with Practice.  3rd International Evidence Based Librarianship Conference. Australian Library and Information Association.

2005 October 14 Atlanta, Georgia Free Culture and the Digital Library Symposium.  MetaScholar Initiative of Emory University LibrariesFree Culture is the label for the grassroots movement that resists the ways that “big media uses technology and the law to lock down culture and control creativity.” (Lawrence Lessig, Free Culture)

2005 October 13-14 Istanbul, Turkey Knowledge Management in the E-World: New Models for Scholarly Communication --  An international conference -- The conference is under patronage of  YED?TEPE UNIVERSITY and organization in collaboration with IFLA/Knowledge Management Section

2005 October 14 Edinburgh Emerging services: from e-books to i-pods : 5th annual e-books seminar.  SCURL

2005 October 11 Broadbeach, Qld Australian International Education Conference 2005. Hosted by IDP Education Australia, with the support of Australian Education International.

2005 October 3-6 Melbourne Advancing ADL through Global Collaboration & ADL Technical Workshop. Department of Education Science and Training (DEST) and the Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative (ADL)

2005 September 30 - October 1 Perth, Western Australia Transforming Information and Learning 2005: Information, Libraries and eLearning. organised by the School of Computer and Information Science, Edith Cowan University

2005 September 30 - October 1 University of Ottawa Canada-Australia Comparative IP & Cyberlaw Conference.

2005 September 29-October 2 San Jose, California The Ubiquitous Web: Personalization, Portability, and On-line Collaboration.  LITA 2005 National Forum.  Library & Information Technology Association

2005 September 29-30 Bath, UK 1st International Digital Curation Conference.  UK Digital Curation Centre (DCC). Presentations now available

2005 September 29-30 Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia The Global Access Project - Inaugural International Forum. Macquarie University's Centre for Flexible Learning

2005 September 28-30 Adelaide, Australia Simply the Best: Women's collections in galleries, libraries, archives and museums. The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Library 3rd National Conference.

2005 September 28-30 Sydney, Australia ETD2005: Evolution Through Discovery, 8th International Symposium on Electronic Theses & Dissertations. [papers now available]

2005 September 28 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time/ (1400 UTC)  England/Germany

2005 September 27-30 Perth Tertiary Education:  Surviving or Thriving:  Forging the Way in a New Landscape: 2005 Tertiary Education Management Conference. Association for Tertiary Education Management

2005 September 27-28 Ottawa, Canada Canadian Metadata Forum 2005:  Metadata: A Reality Check.  Library and Archives Canada.

2005 September 27 Brisbane OLT-2005:  Online Learning and Teaching Conference:  Beyond Delivery. Queensland University of Technology.

2005 September 27 Sydney NSCF#19:  Open Access, Open Archives and Open Source.  National Scholarly Communication Forum with the support of DEST (Australian Department of Education, Science and Training), the State Library of NSW and the Australian Academy of the Humanities.

2005 September 26-27Copenhagen Building the Info Grid: Digital Library Technologies and Services - Trends and Perspectives.  DEFF, Denmark's Electronic Research Library

2005 September 26 9:00 PM Eastern (September 27 0100 UTC) Chasing the Sun: International Virtual Reference Partnerships.  To register for either or both webinars, e-mail David Leslie at

2005 September 26 University of Sydney e-Research and the Humanities : global context and strategic capabilities. A workshop sponsored by the Australian Academy of the Humanities and RIHSS, the Research Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney; in association with Sydney e-Scholarship and the Australian e-Humanities Network.

2005 September 22 Live Presentation: 1-3 pm (US) EDT  Learning Objects and Digital Libraries: New Resources for Educators.  Available for 30 days following the live event (included in the registration cost).   Innovative Educators

2005 September 19-22 Perth, WA ALIA 2006 Biennial Conference.  Australian Library and Information Association

2005 September 19-21 Washington, DC OpenURL and Metasearch: New Standards, Current Innovations, and Future Directions. NISO, the National Information Standards Organization

2005 September 18-20 Cairns 6th Annual WebCT Asia Pacific User Conference.

2005 September 18-23 Vienna, Austria ECDL European Conference on Digital Libraries. ECDL 2005 is jointly organized by the Vienna University of Technology (VUT), the Austrian National Library (ÖNB), and the Austrian Computer Society (OCG).

2005 September 16-20 Lesvos, Greece Libraries Without Walls 6: Evaluating the Distributed Delivery of Library Services: An international conference organised by CERLIM - The Centre for Research in Library and Information Management.

2005 September 16-17 Canberra ACT RAILS2: Research Applications in Information and Library Studies. Organised by the School of Information Studies Charles Sturt University, with generous support from the National Library of Australia.

2005 September 13 Leganés (Madrid), Spain Enhancing the Understanding of Meaning: Practical Applications of Networked Knowledge Organization Systems (NKOS): Metadata and Networked Knowledge Organization Systems: NKOS Special Session at DC-2005.

2005 September 12-15 Leganés (Madrid), Spain DC-2005: International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications: "Metadata Vocabularies in Practice" Dublin Core Metadata Initiative

2005 September 9 London Managing Electronic Resources. Association of Subscription Agents and Intermediaries.

2005 September 8-9 Washington, DC The Future of Government Documents in ARL Libraries. Hosted by George Washington University.

2005 September 8-9 Bath, UK  (de)materialising the early modern text: Early English Books Online in Teaching & Research.  School of English & Creative Studies, Bath Spa University College,  In association with ProQuest, JISC & the English Subject Centre. Contact:  Patricia Lynn

2005 September 6-9 Sydney neXt 2005: 2005 ALIA National Library and Information Technicians' Conference.

2005 September 6-8 University of Manchester, England ALT-C 2005: exploring the frontiers of e-learning - borders, outposts and migration: 12th International Conference of the Association for Learning Technology.

2005 September 5 Sydney New ways of publishing, printing and preservation: trade and library developments.  ALIA Acquisitions National and ASSIG Seminar

2005 September 4-7 University of Lancaster, UK  DRH 2005: Digital Resources for the Humanities A series of annual conferences whose goal is to bring together the creators, users, distributors, and custodians of digital resources in the humanities.

2005 August 29-31 Oranjestad, Aruba  ~CATE 2005~ The Eighth IASTED International Conference on Computers and Advanced Technology in Education. The International Association of Science and Technology for Development

2005 August 28 - September 1 Coolangatta 2005 CAUDIT-EDUCAUSE Institute.  Council of Australian University Directors of Information Technology.

2005 August 26 Melbourne Copyright, Digitisation & Cultural Institutions Conference 2005. University of Melbourne Centre for Media and Communications Law.

2005 August 25 Perth Quality Assurance of Transnational Education. AUQA (In co-operation with The Institute of Advanced Studies, UWA)

2005 August 22-September 2 ARL/OLMS Online Lyceum Course Library Fund Development. Association of Research Libraries

2005 August 22-25 Durham, UK The Impact and Outcomes of Library and Information Services: Performance measurement for a changing information environment: 6th Northumbria International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries and Information Services; An IFLA Satellite Conference.

2005 August 21-26 Tilburg University, The Netherlands Digital Libraries à la Carte: Choices for the Future: Modular, International Digital Library Course.  The International Ticer School

2005 August 19 Macquarie University, Sydney  MAMS Virtual University Workshop: Hands-on technical sessions for University Identity Management. Meta Access Management System

2005 August 14-18 Oslo, Norway 71st Libraries - A voyage of discovery: World Library and Information Congress: 71st IFLA General Conference and Council

2005 August 14-18 Oslo, Norway University and Research Libraries & Statistics and Evaluation : Library quality in the institutional environment, Open Program sponsored jointly by the IFLA sections for University and Research Libraries and for Statistics and Evaluation at the World Library and Information Congress / 71st IFLA Conference.

2005 August 13 Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo IFLA Satellite meeting No 17. Open access: the option for the future!? organized by: IFLA section of Health and Biosciences Libraries, IFLA section of Science and Technology Libraries.

2005 August 12,15,16,18,22,30 September 1 Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Auckland, Wellington  Open Access and Scholarly Communication Futures. CAVAL Training

2005 August 11-13 Oslo The 6th World Conference on Continuing Professional Development & Workplace Learning for the Library and Information Professions: Continuing Professional Development – Preparing for New Roles in Libraries: "A Voyage of Discovery". This conference is presented by the IFLA Continuing Professional Development & Workplace Learning Section in conjunction with the Oslo University College, Faculty of Journalism, Library and Information Science.

2005 August 10-12 Stockholm, Sweden IFLA Satellite Conference: The Multicultural Library: Staff Competence for Success

2005 August 4, 15, 29 Perth Canberra Brisbane Web Accessibility Forums 2005 WANAU: Web Accessibility Network for Australian Universities

2005 August 3,10,17,24 Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne Establishing a Digital Repository Service: A series of workshops.  APSR - Australian Partnership for Sustainable Repositories

2005 various dates (July 20 to September 2) various cities  EdNA Higher Education Workshop. Education Network Australia [EdNA Online]

2005 July 18 Denver Digitizing Historic Newspapers: A Practical Approach. Organized by the Collaborative Digitization Program, Colorado State Library, and OCLC, Inc.

2005 July 15-17 Los Angeles Document Imaging and Document Management

2005 July 13-14 Denver, CO Collaborative Virtual Reference Symposium.  Organized by the Colorado State Library, AskColorado Collaborative Virtual Reference Service, and the Bibliographic Center for Research. Sponsored by Docutek, OCLC, and

2005 July 7-8 Cambridge UK 2nd DSpace Federation User Group Meeting. Contact Peter Morgan

2005 July 7 Barcelona ISKO-Spain Conference

2005 July 6-8 Sydney AUQF2005: Engaging Communities. AUQF Joint Steering Group, Australian Universities Quality Agency. now available

2005 July 6 Cambridge UK  Digital Curation Centre Workshop. Contact Joy Davidson

2005 July 5-8 Coolum, Queensland QUESTnet 2005: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow : Building IT, Managing IT and Extending IT. Queensland Education, Science and Technology Network (QUESTnet) is the Queensland regional component of the Australian Academic and Research Network - (AARNet).

2005 July 5-6 Sydney Beyond Borders:  Financial Management & Procurement Strategies in a Global Environment.  5th National University Finance & Procurement Conference. Higher Ed Systems

2005 July 1 Brisbane LibQUAL+ and Rodski: A comparative insight.  QULOC Seminar. Queensland University Libraries Office of Cooperation. Contact: Kerrie McLaren Tel: (07) 373 53136 E-mail:

2005 June 28-July 1 Ithaca NY Institute for Computer Policy and Law Tenth Annual Seminar. Co-sponsored by Cornell University and EDUCAUSE.

2005 June 25 Chicago, Ill  ALA Annual 2005: SPARC-ACRL Forum: Three Big Ideas Transforming Scholarly Communication. Presentations now available.

2005 June 24 Chicago, Ill Implementing and Integrating Shibboleth:  LITA Preconference. Library and Information Technology Association

2005 June 23–29 Chicago American Library Association Annual Conference

2005 June 22-24 Manchester, UK First International Conference on e-Social Science. National Centre for e-Social Science [Papers now available]

2005 June 21-24 The University of Manchester, UK EUNIS 2005 - Leadership & Strategy in a Cyber-infrastructure World. European University Information Systems

2005 June 21-22 London, UK JISC International Colloquium about Scholarly Communications and Publishing - London 2005. Outcomes now available.

2005 June 21 London Defining the Digital Roadmap: Future directions for the e-information profession

2005 June 16-17 University of Maryland SYMPOSIUM on INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - Pirates, Thieves and Innocents: Perceptions of Copyright Infringement in the Digital Age


2005 June 15-18 Calgary Canadian Library Association Annual Conference


2006 June 13-16 Yeppoon, Queensland 4th International Lifelong Learning Conference: Lifelong Learning: Partners, Pathways and Pedagogies.  Central Queensland University Library

2005 June 8-10 Leuven-Heverlee, Belgium ELPUB 2005 - From Author to Reader: Challenges for the Digital Content Chain: 9th ICCC International Conference on Electronic Publishing. Hosted by the Research Group on Document Architectures of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

2005 June 8 London Serials Resource Management for the 21st Century: An Introduction

2005 June 7-11 Denver, Colorado Joint Conference on Digital Libraries JCDL2005:  Digital Libraries: Cyberinfrastructure for Research and Education.

2005 June 7 London Statistics minus the lies and damned lies. UKeiG: a Special Interest Group of CILIP: the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals

2005 June 7 London Strictly Legal: Toeing the Copyright Line Copyright and legal deposit in a changing environment

2005 June 4-12 Sudak, Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Ukraine Libraries, Information and Intellectual Property in the Information Society Era: Twelfth International Conference “Crimea 2005”. The Conference is held under the auspices of IFLA.

2005 June 2 Manchester E-books: Current Reality and Future Expectations.Contact: Shirley Ward

2005 June 1-2 University of Warwick JISC Conference: Legal Aspects of Online Learning Environments.  Keynote speakers Dr Anne Wright CBE (DfES E-Learning Strategy Unit) and a Partner from Pinsent Masons Solicitors, experts in technology and tertiary education law.

2005 May 30 - June 1 Melbourne DC-ANZ 2005 (Dublin Core - Australia and New Zealand).  Sponsored by: Standards Australia (IT-19-1)

2005 May 29 - June 3 Quebec City, Quebec IATUL 2005.  International Association of Technological University Libraries.

2005 May 27 Australian National University Scholarly metadata: can we go from tacit to automatic?

2005 May 26 Canberra ADA Fair Dealing Review Strategy Forum.  Australian Digital Alliance.

2005 May 19-22 Minneapolis, Minnesota  NASIG 2005: NASIG's 20th Annual Conference. North American Serials Interest Group, Inc. (NASIG)

2005 May 14-18 Timberline Lodge, Oregon The Acquisitions Institute at Timberline Lodge.

2005 May 12 London Innovation in Publishing

2005 May 10-11 Amsterdam “Making the strategic case for institutional repositories” - an invitational leadership meeting. The conference is organised by SURF, The Coalition for Networked Information, CNI, and the Joint Information Systems Committee in the UK, JISC. now available!

2005 April 29- May 1 University of Maryland, Adelphi, Maryland, USA  DASER-2:  2nd Digital Archives for Science & Engineering Resources Summit. American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIST)

2005  April 28-30 Melbourne, Australia The Fiesole Collection Development Retreat Series. Theme: Publishing, Collecting & Collaborating Globally: Crossing Present and Future Boundaries.

2005 April 26-29 Washington DC  Introduction to Archiving 2005:  the 2nd IS&T Archiving Conference. The Society for Imaging Science and Technology.

2005 24-27 April San Jose, California Planning, Designing and Managing Higher Education Institutions. An international seminar organised by the OECD Programme on Educational Building (PEB) and the OECD Programme on Higher Education Institutional Management (IMHE, together with the Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers (APPA, United States).,2340,en_2649_33723_34077261_1_1_1_1,00.html

2005 April 21 Canberra Digital amnesia – the challenges of government online.  A one-day seminar to discuss the issues relating to access to government publications online. Australian Library and Information Association, sponsored by the National Library of  Australia and the National Archives of Australia.

2005 April 14-15 Lund, Sweden Joint Workshop on Electronic Publishing. Jointly organised by Delos, SVEP and ScieCom.

2005 April 12 Birmingham, UK JISC Conference 2005 Joint Information Systems Committee

2005 April 11-13 Edinburgh UK Serials Group 28th Annual Conference and Exhibition.

2005 April 10-13 Canberra Meeting the Challenge:  2005 ASLA Biennial Conference. Australian School Library Association

2005 April 8 Minneapolis, Minn.  SPARC–ACRL IR Workshop: Building a Successful Institutional Repository: An Introduction for Smaller Libraries . ACRL 12th Annual Conference. organized with the Association of College & Research Libraries.  [Presentations now available]

2005 April 8 London The Web and after: the future of scholarly e-publishing:  21st International Learned Journals Seminar. ALPSP (Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers) [Papers now available]

2005 April 8 University of Oxford Beyond the Red Tape: Are the needs of governments, educational institutions, and learners inherently at odds? One-Day Debate on Educational Technologies. Organised by the Learning Technologies Group part of the OUCS, University of Oxford.Sponsored by the JISC Committee for Learning and Teaching.

2005 April 6 1.00pm to 4.30pm (US EST) Live Webcast. Ownership and Access in Scholarly Publishing. Co-hosted by the Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) and Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Libraries.

2005 April 5-8 Auckland, New Zealand EDUCAUSE Australasia 2005: The Next Wave of Collaboration.

2005 April 5 Auckland, NZ Higher Education Metadata Workshop (EDUCAUSE 2005).  Organised by ACODE and CAUL.

2005 April 4-5 Washington, D.C. CNI Spring 2005 Task Force Meeting.  CNI (Coalition for Networked Information)

2005 April 1-4 Sydney 'Politics and Positioning' Museums Australia National Conference 2005!

2005 April 1 Dublin ALT/SURF/ILTA 2005 Spring Conference: Reflective learning, future thinking. Report now available.

2005 March 24-25 Yale University Global Resources Network: Conference and Forum. Proceedings now available. The Global Resources Network (GRN) is a joint initiative of the Association of American Universities (AAU) and the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).

2005 March 21-22 Sydney Performance Measurement for Libraries and Information Services:  using performance metrics for improved library service delivery, effective cost control and clear tracking of performance drivers.  IES Conferences Australia (NO web site or email).  Contact: Debra Mundy (02) 9425 7600

2005 March 9-11 Glasgow, Scotland UCISA2005 Annual Management Conference: 21st Century thinking. Universities and Colleges Information Systems Association

2005 March 1 London Publishing 2005: new ways of reaching  the reader. British Computer Society Electronic Publishing Specialist Group.

2005 March 1  3-4:30 p.m. EST (12 noon-1:30 p.m. Pacific) Webcast Teaching, Learning, & Research: Libraries and Their Role in the Academic Institution. © The Association of Research Libraries

2005 February 28 - March 2 Tempe, Arizona ECURE 2005: Preservation and Access for Electronic College and University Records. Arizona State

2005 February 28 - March 1 London, UK New Forms of Information Supply:  An ASA Conference. Association of Subscription Agents and Intermediaries

2005 February 28 - March 1 University of Southampton, UK Berlin 3 Open Access: Progress of Implementation of the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in the Sciences and Humanities.

2005 February 22-24 Canberra International Newspapers Conference: Asia And the Pacific: Newspapers in the 21st Century  Organised by the IFLA Newspapers Section and the National Library of Australia.

2005 February 18 Brisbane Copyright: New Futures, New Agendas.  Australian Centre for Intellectual Property in Agriculture, Faculty of Law, Griffith University.

2005 February 7-9 Washington, DC Managing the Publishing Mix: All Media, All Markets : PSP 2005 Annual Conference. Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP), Association of American Publishers (Librarians may register at the members' rate)

2005 February 4-11 Melbourne IDEA Summer 2005.  IMS Australia, to coincide with the meeting of the IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS/GLC). Presentations from the Open Technical Forum available at

2005 February 4-5 Melbourne International CORDRA Workshop.  Content Object Repository Discovery and Registration/Resolution Architecture.

2005 February 4 Sydney ALIA Forum on purchasing agreements and licensing: a one-day forum bringing purchasers and suppliers together to discuss the issues of concern in the acquisition of online resources.

2005 February 2-4 Kochi, Kerala, India Computing and Information Management in Digital Networked Environment:  CALIBER (Convention on Automation of Libraries in Education and Research)  Organized by INFLIBNET Centre (An IUC of UGC, Ahmedabad) in Collaboration with Cochin University of Science and Technology (Kochi)

2005 February 2-3 Ascot Vale, Victoria 2005 Development Workshop (eDW).  Email Maxine Taylor at

2005 February 1-3 Sydney Information Online 2005: 12th Conference and Exhibition.

2005 January 27 from 3-4:30 p.m. [US] eastern time. ARL/ESRI GIS Webcast: Libraries and Digital Mapping in the 21st Century.  Association of Research Libraries (ARL) / Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI)

2005 January 25-26 University of Southampton, UK Institutional Open Access Archives: Leadership, Direction and Launch. Organised by the JISC EPrints and TARDis projects and the School of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) at the University of Southampton

2005 January 18-19 Brisbane Open Content Licensing (OCL): Cultivating the Creative Commons. Sponsored by the Queensland University of Technology.

2005 January 14–19 Boston American Library Association MidWinter Meeting

2005 January 14 Baltimore, MD Learning Space Design for the 21st Century, a Preconference Seminar.  Part of the EDUCAUSE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference