Award for best research paper on digital libraries

Submissions sought for De Gruyter Saur / IFLA Research Paper Award 2015.

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The award encourages original research and publication by relatively new professionals and is open to those with eight years or less professional experience. This year’s theme is Digital Libraries: knowledge creation and sharing and the sub-themes include:

  • The role of Digital Libraries in sustaining access to information
  • Intersection of Digital Libraries and Digital Humanities
  • Linked Open Data in Digital Libraries
  • Open Data and re-use of data
  • User participation and crowdsourcing
  • Open Access
  • Use of Digital Library in information practices
  • The impact of Digital Libraries in user community and knowledge creation
  • Data curation

For more information on the Award and how to submit see the IFLA website.