As a Treasurer of ACM SIGWeb, I wanted to share this message on the search of an Editor-in-Chief of the ACM Transactions on the Web (ACM TWEB). TWEB is a journal publishing refereed articles reporting the results of research on Web content, applications, use, and related enabling technologies. Additional information about the TWEB and its … Continue reading Call for nominations, Editor-in-Chief of ACM Transactions on the Web
"It is not organisations that struggle to change, it is people." (p. 21) The COVID-19 pandemic changed the way we live and work. It also put pressure on institutions which we would see as third places, such as all GLAMs (galleries, libraries, archives, museums) to focus on transitioning from places to platforms. We already have … Continue reading A new report by Culture24 for Europeana explores the dimensions of digital transformation agenda and GLAMs
COVID-19 and libraries The libraries of today are critical institutions of the knowledge economy supporting education, scholarship, and innovation. When the Covid-19 pandemic started, there was an instant global response from the leading national and international library associations. I wanted to share information on two events: one organised by the SS Cyril and Methodius National … Continue reading What is special about Library responses to COVID-19: two events
In this time of multiple cancelled events, we have transformed the 24th International Conference on Electronic Publishing into a hybrid online event combining videos of keynotes and papers delivered as twitter threads. It is free (thanks to the generous support of UCL Qatar) and addresses a whole bouquet of topics around scholarly communication. The event … Continue reading Future(s) of Digital Publishing on 20-21 April: #make_ElPub_Viral @ucl_qatar
Last chance to contribute to ELPUB 2020: Charting The Futures(s) of Digital Publishing which will be hosted by UCL Qatar in Doha on 18-21 April 2020! Submission webpage: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=elpub2020 We invite submissions of extended abstracts. All submissions will undergo a double peer-review process; invited full-text papers will be published by OpenEdition.
EOSC’s Evolutionary Scenarios: Perspectives for Digital Cultural Heritage Workshop on 27 November 2019, National Library of Portugal, Lisbon This year's Europeana conference started with a bouquet of engaging workshops on various aspects of digital cultural heritage. The main conference had been recorded and is available online: Watch Wednesday 27.11.2019 Watch Thursday 28.11.2019 Watch Friday 29.11.201 … Continue reading EOSC’s Evolutionary Scenarios workshop at #Europeana2019 bringing together @EoscSecretariat, #EOSChub, @EoscPillar, #SSHOC and more
Next week is the International Publishing week and we are spreading just in time for it the invitation to academics and practitioners who wish to share their insights on the future of digital publishing to have a look at the call for papers of the 24th ElPub conference which will take place on 18-21 April … Continue reading Charting the Future(s) of Digital Publishing: Share your views at ElPub2020 in Doha, Qatar
This is a copy of the call for tutorials of JCDL 2020 which will take place in Wuhan, China. The Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) is a major international forum focusing on digital libraries and associated technical, practical, and social issues. The day for tutorials is 19 June 2020 and the theme of the … Continue reading Have you seen the call for tutorials of JCDL 2020?
#GLAMlabs! Labbers and scholars, practitioners and anyone else interested in innovating with the use of digital content in galleries, libraries, archives and museums! It is 10 AM in Doha Qatar, and this is the time when the event on launching the Open the Glam Lab book is starting at Qatar University Library. This event is part … Continue reading Open a Glam Lab: now available for anyone interested in innovation labs in galleries, libraries, archives, museums…