ICSTI 2009 Conference - 09 Jun 2009 Hosted by the NRC Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (NRC-CISTI), this annual conference has been largely viewed as being a dynamic engine for research and development as well as scientific data management and integration worldwide. This year's conference will be structured around the data ‘lifecycle.’ The conference will address issues ranging from integration in published outputs and re-purposing, to hosting, archiving and preservation.
Library and Archives Canada, 395 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
ALPSP Seminar: Measuring Up – the Evolution of Impact Metrics - 15 Jun 2009 One day Seminar: New metrics characterising different facets of scholarly communication are emerging at an ever increasing rate. This seminar will explore the evolution of Impact Metrics, examining strengths and weaknesses and the implications in a society increasingly focussed on measuring research quality.