Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL)

Register of Conferences Past

Updated 19 August, 2004

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Future Conferences


2002 December 5-6 San Antonio, Texas Fall 2002 Task Force Meeting- Coalition for Networked Information. Project Briefings

2002 December 3-5 London, UK Online Information 2002.

2002 November 21-22 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Research, Innovation and Scholarship: the Role of Open Access Publishing.

2002 November 17-21 Wellington, N.Z. Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (LIANZA) Conference 2002.

2002 November 11-12 Canberra  National Resource Sharing Forum and Field Day.  National Library of Australia.

2002 November 8-10 Atlanta, Georgia "The New Dynamics & Economics of  Cooperative Collection Development" A Conference Hosted by the Center for Research Libraries

2002 November 1 Adelaide Acquisitions - The New Age.  ALIA Acquisitions National Seminar .   Contact Jenni Jeremy Work 08 8302 0318 Email <>

2002 October 30-31 Melbourne, Australia Seventh Quality in Higher Education International Seminar:  Transforming Quality. Centre for Research into Quality in Birmingham, UK and the Centre for Management Quality Research, in Melbourne.

2002 October 28-29 Sydney, NSW Funding and Financing Strategies for Education:  Proven Strategies for Sourcing Additional Funding and Maximising the Use of Existing Resources.

2002 October 18 Washington, D.C. Institutional Repositiories: A Workshop on Creating an Infrastructure for Faculty-Library Partnerships Co-sponsored by ARL, SPARC, and CNI  - Presentations now available.

2002 October 15-17 Washington, D.C. Association of Research Libraries 141st Membership Meeting.  [Schedule, Officers & Members of the Board of Directors & Committees]

2002 October 10-13 Westin Galleria & Westin Oaks, Houston, TX Making Connections.  LITA National Forum. The Library and Information Technology Association

2002 October 10-11 Canberra Blurred Boundaries: Australians and Globalisation: Negotiating Our Way.   Annual Conference of the Independent Scholars Association of Australia Inc.

2002 October 9-11 Mesa, Arizona ECURE 2002: Preservation and Access for Electronic College and University Records

2002 October 6 – 12  (USA) IT and Universities: Where Now? Where Next? Management Frontiers’ International Study Program.

2002 October 3-5 Thessaloniki, Greece 4th E-ICOLC (International Coalition of Library Consortia in Europe)

2002 October  3-4  Canberra Sights and Sounds in Scholarly Communication. National Scholarly Communications Forum Round Table #15

2002  October 1-4  Atlanta, Georgia EDUCAUSE 2002 Juggling Opportunities in Collaborative Environments

2002 September 30 - October 4 Hobart, Tasmania  16th Australian International Education Conference:  New Times, New Approaches.  IDP Education Australia.

2002 September  27-28 Brisbane Australian Universities Quality Forum (AUQF) (AU)

2002 September 27-28 Washington, D.C New Ways of Listening to Library Users: Tools for Measuring Service Quality: An Association of Research Libraries and Special Libraries Association Workshop.

2002 September 23  Melbourne  Information Audit:  workshop conducted by Sue Henczel.  CAVAL Collaborative Solutions.

2002 September 19   E-learning: design and experience.  British Computer Society Electronic Publishing Specialist Group.

2002 September 18 - 20 Oxford A Celebration of Libraries on the 400th Anniversary of the Bodleian Library:  An international conference in celebration of libraries to mark the 400th Anniversary of the refounding of the university library by Sir Thomas Bodley.

2002 September 11-12 The Shine Dome, Canberra The Financial Future of Australia's Universities Conference.   Jointly presented by: National Institute of Social Sciences and the  Centre for Economic Policy Research, Australian National University

2002 September 10  Dunedin NZ Expanding Horizons:  Print Cultures across the South Pacific:  Seminar of the Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand. Contact Shef Rogers (

2002 September 5-6  The University of Sydney  G.I.S. for the Humanities.  Geographic Information Systems for the Humanities:  Two-day workshop presented by  Dr Ian Johnson and Mr Andrew Wilson  (Archaeological Computing Laboratory, The University of Sydney)

2002 August Glasgow 68th IFLA Council and General Conference

2002 August 26-27 Paris IMHE Seminar on Managing University Libraries. OECD Institutional Management in Higher Education (IMHE),,EN-document-610-5-no-20-27020-0,00.html

2002 August 15-18  University of Strathclyde Gateways to the changing landscape of art information: ARLIS /UK & Ireland Annual Conference.  Email:

2002 August 9 Canberra Privacy: Balancing the Needs of Researchers and the Individual's Right to Privacy Under the New Privacy Laws. National Scholarly Communications Forum.  Round Table #14.

2002 July 24-26 Townsville, Queensland The AVCC Public Relations and Marketing Conference.

2002 July 19 University of Technology, Sydney  Higher Education Update. ATEM NSW Branch

2002 July 9-12 Macquarie University, Sydney The 7th INRUDA International Symposium on “Globalization and the Role of Universities in Development” International Network on the Role of Universities in Developing Areas.
followed by
2002 July 12-13 Macquarie University, SydneyUNESCO APHERN Workshop on  University-based Research in  the 21st Century.

2002 July 7-10 Perth, Western Australia Quality Conversations:  HERDSA conference.  The Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia

2002 July 7-10 Melbourne, Victoria Untangling the Web - Establishing Learning Links. Australian Society for Educational Technology International Education & Technology Conference

2002 July 6-10 Twin Waters Resort, Sunshine Coast Queensland AusWeb 2002.

2002 July 1-5 Gold Coast, Queensland QUESTnet 2002 Networks Across Borders.  QUESTnet 2002 Networks Across Borders Queensland Education, Science and Technology Network (QUESTnet).

2002 June 27 - July 4 Atlanta American Library Association Annual Conference

2002 June 26-27 Canberra National Research Priorities Strategic Forum. Australian Academy of Science – Symposium proceedings.

2002 June 26-27 Edinburgh The 4th International JISC/CNI Conference - co-ordinated by UKOLN

2002 June 23-28 Convention Center of Ceará-Brazi, Brazil XX Brazilian Congress of Librarianship, Documentation and Information Science [XX Congresso Brasileiro de Biblioteconomia, Documentação e Ciência da Informação (XX CBBD)] Theme: Human, Economic And Political Dimension Of Information [Dimensão Humana, Política e Econômica da Informação].

2002 June 19-22  Halifax, Nova Scotia Inventing Our Future: CLA 2002 Annual Conference & Tradeshow.  The Canadian Library Association and the Atlantic Provinces Library Association.

2002 June 19-22 Porto, Portugal  EUNIS'2002 8th International Conference of European University Information Systems The Changing Universities: The Challenge of New Technologies.

2002 June 16-19 Yeppoon, Queensland Building Learning Communities through Education: 2nd International Conference to be hosted by  Central Queensland University

2002 June 12-15 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada  Fostering the Spirit of Inquiry: 22nd Annual Conference of the Society for Teaching and  Learning in Higher Education.

2002 June 2-6 Kansas City, Missouri, USA 23rd IATUL Annual Conference: Partnerships, Consortia, and 21st Century Library Service. International Association of Technological University Libraries (IATUL)

2002 May 30 - June 1 Provo, Utah "Pioneering on the Electronic Frontier:  e-theses and Intellectual Solidarity" The Fifth International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations.

2002 May 22-23 Sydney CAUL-Industry Think Tank 2002.  Publishers' Pricing Models & Intra-Consortial Cost Allocation (AU)

2002 May 19-22 Sydney  Powering our Future:  ALIA 2002. Australian Library and Information Association Biennial Conference.

2002 May 16-17 Sydney Research Library Futures:  Strategies for Action.  Colloquium organised by the State Library of New South Wales.  Papers available at

2002 April 24–26 Suntec Singapore Global Knowledge Renaissance: World Library Summit 2002. National Library Board of Singapore

2002 April 12 We Can't Go On Like This: the future of journals (International Learned Journals Seminar)    The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers. PowerPoint slides and PDF files are available for some presentations. (UK)

2002 April 8-9 Adelaide Australia Taiwan Conference on Higher Education.  Supported by the Australian Vice-Chancellors' Committee.

2002 March 20-22 Glasgow IT&ILit 2002:  1st International Conference on IT & Information Literacy.   Jointly hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University, the University of Glasgow and the University of Strathclyde

2002 March 4-5  Adelaide Global Summit of Online Knowledge Networks. limited The Global Summit is associated with, and follows the World Congress on Information Technology 2002 (WCIT2002) Papers now available.

2002 February 6-8 Melbourne 11th VALA Biennial Conference and Exhibition.   Victorian Association for Library Automation Inc.

2002 January 21-22 New Orleans, Louisiana LibQUAL+ A Total-Market Survey.  Association of Research Libraries

2002 January 18-24 New Orleans American Library Association MidWinter Meeting

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