Professional Growth and Development Opportunities
- Digital Public Library of America;
- ARL Fall Forum to Explore Research Partnerships in Digital Scholarship for the Humanities and Social Sciences—Register by September 11
Register by this Friday, September 11, for the ARL Fall Forum 2015, “Research Partnerships in Digital Scholarship for the Humanities and Social Sciences,” to be held in Washington, DC, on Thursday, October 8.
This daylong event launches the Julia C. Blixrud Memorial Lecture along with the Julia C. Blixrud Scholarship, which will support the attendance of one master of library and information science (MLIS) student or recent graduate at the ARL Fall Forum each year. The inaugural Blixrud Memorial Lecture will be presented by Tara McPherson, associate professor of critical studies in the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts…
LibQUAL+ radar chartARL is offering a series of webcasts on how to improve library services using LibQUAL+ survey data and other evidence. Join Sarah Murphy, coordinator of assessment for The Ohio State University Libraries, and Rachel Lewellen, assessment librarian at University of Massachusetts Amherst, for the fourth webcast in this series, Libraries That Learn: LibQUAL+ Confidential Pilot Experiences, on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. eastern daylight time…
The Digital Public Library of America has announced “that DPLAfest 2016—the third annual celebration of DPLA and its broad community—will take place on April 14-15, 2016 in Washington, DC. The hosts for DPLAfest 2016 include some of our nation’s most esteemed and important cultural institutions: The National Archives and Records Administration, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Library of Congress…
Taking place in the heart of Washington, DC, DPLAfest 2016 will bring together hundreds of people from DPLA’s large and growing community over two days for interactive workshops, hackathons and other collaborative activities, engaging discussions with community leaders and practitioners, fun events, and more. DPLAfest 2016 will appeal to anyone interested in libraries, technology, eBooks, education, creative reuse of cultural materials, law, open access, and genealogy/family research.
Crown Plaza, Copenhagen Towers
October 13, 2016 – October 16, 2016
The annual Dublin Core conferences bring together leading metadata researchers and professionals from around the world. The Proceedings of the International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications cover a full range of topics related to standards and technologies for metadata.
(DC-2016 will be collocated with the ASIS&T 2016 Annual Meeting in Copenhagen.)
Hat tip to InfoDOCKET for the two entries immediately above