Thursday, July 19, 2007

The Programme Committee invites proposals for papers and posters for the 29th Annual IATUL Conference to be held in Auckland, New Zealand from 21 -24 April 2008.

The Conference theme is Digital Discovery: Strategies and Solutions

The sub-themes to be considered for contributions are:

National Digital Strategies

Developing e-infrastructure for research discovery

Using Web 2.0 for learning discovery

Many countries have developed digital strategies. For example the New Zealand government Digital Strategy (http://www.digitalstrategy.govt.nz/ ) is about creating "a digital future for all New Zealanders, using the power of information and communications technology". IATUL libraries play a vital part in the success of national and international strategies by contributing to digital discovery in their own institutions. Papers discussing the implementation of global and national strategies to provide local solutions will be welcome.

Important Dates

26 September 2007 Abstracts for papers and posters due to Programme Committee

17October 2007 Notification of acceptance

12 December 2007 Completed papers due to Programme Committee

For more information visit
http://www.aut.ac.nz/iatul2008/callforpapers.html