Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Call for Papers: 6th International Digital Curation Conference

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6th International Digital Curation Conference
Participation & Practice: Growing the curation community through the data decade
6 - 8 December 2010, Chicago, USA

IDCC10 will be presented jointly by the Digital Curation Centre, UK and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and in partnership with the Coalition for
Networked Information (CNI).

The Programme Committee invites the submission of papers that reflect developing trends in curation and address the issues of growing the curation community to meet the challenges of the next decade. Papers can be research or practice based. Of particular interest:
  • How is the digital curation community growing?
  • How are data curation skills embedded in the curriculum?
  • How curators are deployed in practice?
  • What are the new research and development results in data curation?

All papers accepted for the conference will be published in the International Journal of Digital Curation (http://www.ijdc.net/index.php/ijdc)

Full details of the Call for Papers can be found at: http://www.dcc.ac.uk/events/dcc-2010/call-for-papers/

Submissions will be accepted from 1 May 2010

Sent on behalf of IDCC10 Programme Committee: Co-chaired by Kevin Ashley, Director Designate of the Digital Curation Centre (DCC), Liz Lyon, Associate Director of the DCC, Allen Renear and Melissa Cragin from the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) at the University of Illinois.

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