Digital Lives conference - 09 Feb 2009 The British Library is hosting a digital conference called the Digital Lives Research Conference at the British Library in London February 9-11, 2009. The event, hosted by the Digital Lives Research Project and funded by the UK Arts and Humanities Research Council, will examine how libraries and archives can support individuals who wish to organise, preserve and transfer their personal digital archives.
ASA Conference 2009 - 16 Feb 2009 The ASA Conference 2009 is being held on the 16th and 17th February and features 17 compelling and highly respected speakers from across the industry. The full programme and booking form is now live on the ASA website. A special rate is available to ASA members. Non-members booking before January 16th can also take advantage of a special early-bird discount. For the first time we are also offering a special rate for librarians with a discount of just under 30% off the full-rate. We are anticipating good attendance at this conference and places are limited so early booking is advised.
Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, London W1G 0RN, UK
eBooks Webinar: Leveraging Technology for Fast,
Low-Cost Production - 18 Feb 2009 The swift and successful rise of eBooks has been a game-changer in the publishing industry. Learn how to leverage that success in this 30-minute webinar.
Two leading eBook experts will discuss reasons for the explosive growth of the eBook market and what publishers must do to stay competitive in 2009 and beyond.
ALPSP Seminar: The Changing Face of Consortia - 26 Feb 2009 A one day seminar: What is the growing importance of national consortia and how are these mega-deals impacting on both publishers and librarians? What is happening in developing markets? For publishers already working within or looking to break into the consortia market, librarians, consortia staff and agents.