The programme for the conference is now available.
Day 1: 8th September 2014
Session 1: Impact of Metadata Standards
Paper: The Impact of Bibframe 14:30-15:10
Thomas Meehan – University College London
Lightning Talk: MARC, Voyager and OUDA 15:10-15:30
Chris Biggs and Lara Whitelaw
CILIP Cymru Wales have recently delivered the annual library and information conference.
'Making a difference: Libraries and their communities' was attended by over 200 delegates taking part over two days (15th-16th May 2014).
The successful event included a full trade exhibition and speakers from across Wales and the UK.
Proposals for papers are invited for the Cataloguing and Indexing Group (CIG) Conference 2014, “Metadata : Making an Impact”.
Booking is now open for the biennial CIG Conference, which is to be held at the University of Kent, Canterbury and will run between 2:00pm on Monday 8th September and 1:00pm on Wednesday 10th September.
Registration is now open, and the deadline for submitting papers has passed.
Metadata: making an impact
**NOW FULLY BOOKED**
Rare Books & Special Collections Group Annual Study Conference
Wed 27 August-Fri 29 August
The Sir Duncan Rice Library, The University of Aberdeen
This year’s conference will explore issues relating to how we accommodate our special collections, including building new libraries, with candid case studies from Aberdeen and elsewhere.
The Rare Books and Special Collections Group conference for 2014 will deal with building and refurbishing library buildings and housing collections.It is entitled New Space for Old Books: Building for the Future and will take place at the University of Aberdeen, 27th-29th August 2014.
The draft conference programme will be published on our Events page shortly, as will travel information.