What to preserve? Significant Properties of Digital Objects - 07 Apr 2008 JISC, the British Library and the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) are organising a joint workshop on 7th April 2008 at the British Library Conference Centre. The intention is to bring together the relevant projects and report on progress to date. It is also hoped that the workshop will lead to collective recommendations for future areas of research and development. The workshop should in addition further our understanding of and provide insight into a number of specific types of digital objects, including documents, images, software, scientific data, government records and e-learning objects.
The London Book Fair - 14 Apr 2008 The London Book Fair is a trade event dedicated to providing the best forum to meet new and established domestic and international business contacts in the publishing industry. The fair is attended by publishers, ranging from small to medium size as well as the larger publishing houses, all conducting rights business, export and national sales. The Fair is attended by domestic and foreign booksellers as well as Library and Information Professionals and production, distribution, technical and creative professionals. The is Fair will be held from April 14-16, 2008 at Earls Court London.
2008 Allen Press Emerging Trends in Scholarly Publishing™ Seminar - 17 Apr 2008 The Real World: Real Strategies for Keeping Members, Subscribers, and Searchers from Clicking Away
Publishers continually face new and changing realities as the digital world dramatically influences user expectations. Search engines continue to be an impetus for Article, rather than Issue, discovery. Measuring user behavior past the first article viewed is critical. Join us for this one-day event as we discuss selling content at the article level, measuring the true impact and use of your offerings, protecting the integrity of your content, and the effects of the digital age on society membership.