Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL)

Updated 12 June, 1997

CAUL Conference Register 1996 - 4th quarter


Current Conferences | Other Past Conferences, with links to proceedings

1996 December | 1996 November | 1996 October


1996 December 8-9 San Francisco, CA Licensing Electronic Resources: State of the Evolving Art co-sponsored by the Office of Scholarly Communication of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Coalition of Networked Information (CNI) Contact: Allyn Fitzgerald, ARL, (202) 296-2296 or | | Summary of Proceedings by George Soete, ARL/OMS Organizational Consultant

1996 December 6-7 San Francisco CNI Fall Task Force Meeting. The meeting follows the CAUSE Annual Conference Contact: Louise Ann Fisch Coordinator of Communications Coalition for Networked Information 21 Dupont Circle, N.W Washington, D.C. 20036 (202) 296-5098 | | Summary Report & Project Briefings

1996 December 4-6 Brisbane, Australia Networking for Survival South Pacific User Services Conference (SPUSC96) Contact: |

1996 December 4-6 Estes park, CO Information Management: The Web and Beyond: Seventh Annual Conference of the International Information Management Association Contact: Charmayne Cullom University of Northern Colorado Jay Lightfoot University of Northern Colorado

1996 December 4-6 Brisbane "Open Learning: Your Future Depends on It" Open Learning '96: 2nd International Conference Hosted by Queensland Open Learning Network, Conference Secretariat, PO Box 347, Brisbane Albert Street, QLD 4002 Phone: +61 7 3225 8908 Fax: +61 7 3224 4608 Email:

1996 December 4-5 Sunnyvale, CA "Distributed Authoring: Present, and Future" World Wide Web Consortium Symposium Email Jim Whitehead |

1996 December 3-5 London, UK Online information 96: the 20th International Online Information Meeting.

1996 December 3 - 6 San Francisco, California CAUSE96 | Papers presented at the CAUSE96 conference (US)

1996 December 2-20 Geneva Diplomatic Conference on Certain Copyright and Neighboring Rights Questions Documents (WIPO)

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1995 November 27/28 University of Warwick Long Term Preservation Of Electronic Materials : A JISC/British Library Workshop. Proceedings available at

1996 November 26 Russell Square, London WC1 Innovations in Online Journal Publishing: One-Day Seminar Contact: BCS Electronic & Multimedia Publishing Specialist Group 30 Edgerton Road, Huddersfield HD3 3AD Tel 01484 519462 Fax 01484 451396 email: |

1996 November 24-27 Hamilton, New Zealand OzCHI '96 The Sixth Australian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction Contact: OzCHI '96 Department of Computer Science University of Waikato, Private Bag 3105, Hamilton. New Zealand phone: +64 7 838 4021 fax: +64 7 838 4155 email: |

1996 November 21-22 Melbourne The Virtual University - Symposium Contact: Graeme Hart or fax +(613) 9347.7014 or post Faculty of Education The University of Melbourne Parkville 3052 Australia |

1996 November 13-14 College Park, Maryland 1996 GILS Conference (Government Information Locator Service) Contact: NARA Archives II at (301)713-7100, x255. email |

1996 November 11-15 Pretoria, Republic of South Africa 9th International Conference On New Information Technology NIT'96 The Organizing Committee NIT'96 Library Services Technikon Pretoria Private Bag X 680 Pretoria 0001 Republic of South Africa Tel +27 12 3185240 FAX +27 12 3185485 Email

1996 November 11-13 Melbourne SCICOMM96: The Fourth International Conference on the Public Communication of Science and Technology. Contact: Email Postal: Attn: Australian Scientific Committee SCICOMM 96 PO Box 4071 University of MelbourneParkville Victoria Australia 3052 |

1996 November 11-12 Bled , Slovenia Providing multilingual support in middleware: Implementing the Universal Character Set ISO 10646 in the European Information Society: CEN/TC304 - Character Set Technology Workshop. Contact: |

1996 November 7-8 Washington DC The Role of Assessment in Advancing Diversity for Libraries Association of Research Libraries 21 Dupont Circle, Suite 800 Washington DC 20036 Phone: 202-296-2296 Fax: 202-872-0884 Email: |

1996 November 7-8 Sydney China: Educational Services and Exchange: Second International Conference. Contact: Administrative Assistant, Division for Professional Development, Faculty of Education, University of Sydney, Sydney NSW 2006 Tel: 02 660 5336 Fax 02 660 5072 Email:

1996 November 1-2 Tallahassee, Florida Partners and Paradigms: Library Research in the Information Age The first national Library Research Seminar. Sponsors are Council on Library Resources, Beta Phi Mu, Library History Round Table (ALA), Library Research Round Table (ALA), and OCLC. Contact: Arthur P. Young, Director of University Libraries, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115-2868; voice--(815)753-9801; fax--(815)753-9803; email --

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1996 October 30 - 31 Basel, Switzerland International Conference on Practical Aspects of Knowledge Management Contact: Ulrich Reimer Rentenanstalt / Swiss Life Informatik-Forschungsgruppe Postfach. CH-8022 Zuerich, Switzerland email: Tel.: +41-1-7114061 Fax: +41-1-7115007

1996 October 30-31 Sheffield, England Transforming the organisation: The experience of strategic planning for information A Conference Organized by The Department of Information Studies at the University of Sheffield in collaboration with: The Joint Information Systems Committee,The Standing Conference of National and University Libraries, The Universities and Colleges Information Systems Association and the HEFC Colleges Learning Resources Group. Contact: Linda Simmons at: The Department of Information Studies, The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN. Tel: 0114 282 5090 Fax: 0114 278 0300 or contact David Allen by at:

1996 October 30 Sydney A National Conservation and Preservation Strategy for Australia: Public Forum. The Conservation Working Party of the Heritage Collections Committee, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material and the Conservation Special Interest Group of Museums Australia. Contact: Deirdre Brocklebank, Department of Communications and the Arts, GPO Box 2154 Canberra 2601 Phone: (06) 279 1679 Fax: (06) 279 1684 Email: | | Working papers for a public forum on developing a national strategy for the conservation and preservation of Australia's movable cultural heritage.

1996 October 28-30 University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Electronic Publishing of Datasets on the World Wide Web: A Workshop Organized by the Association of Research Libraries Contact: Allyn Fitzgerald, Program inquiries to: Martha Kyrillidou, Association of Research Libraries, 21 Dupont Circle, Washington DC 20036 Tel 202 296-2296

1996 October 27-29 Monticello, IL Libraries, People, and Change: A Research Forum on Digital Libraries: 38th Allerton Institute. Sponsored by: The Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , The National Science Foundation. Contact: David M. Levy, Xerox PARC, 3333 Coyote Hill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304 email: fax: 415-812-4380 (See also 37th Allerton Institute)

1996 October 21-26 Baltimore, Maryland Global complexity: information chaos and control. 1996 ASIS Annual Meeting. Contact: Richard Hill, Executive Director email

1996 October 21-23 Gold Coast, Queensland The IT Revolution Continues: Managing Diversity in the 21st Century. Contact: Chris Pearce at 61-7-3405-2525 or |

1996 October 21-22 Canberra "Information, Innovation and Scholarly Communication" National Scholarly Communications Forum Round Table No. 5. Contact: Diane Costello Executive Officer, Council of Australian University Librarians LPO Box 169, ANU, Canberra ACT 2601 Ph: 06 249 2990 Fax: 06 248 8571 Email: |

1996 October 20-25 Graz, Austria Globalization of Information The Networking Information Society: International Federation For Information and Documentation (FID) 48th Conference and Congress Contact: Conference Secretariat Joanneum Research FID 1996 Elisabethstrasse 11 A-8010 Graz Austria, Europe Phone: ++43 / 316 / 876-334, -335 Fax: ++43 / 316 / 876-404

1996 October 18-19 British Academy Symposium: Information Technology and Scholarly Disciplines Contact: Rosemary Lambeth at the British Academy, 20-21 Cornwall Terrace, London NW1 4QP; Dr Seamus Ross <>

1996 October 17-18 Melbourne Beyond Bureaucracy: changing the Mindset to a Service Orientation in Tertiary Administration. Australasian Institute of Tertiary Education Administrators. Victorian Branch. Contact: Conference Convenor, Helen Giannakis Ph: 03 9905 2012 Email:

1996 October 16-19 San Francisco, California W e b N e t - 9 6 World Conference of the Web Society. Organized by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)

1996 October 16-17 London Information - the Fourth Resource Contact: Bart Hall, Marketing Manager, Elan Conferences, 26 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England. Tel: +44 (0) 1225 330312 ; fax: +44 (0) 1225 330305; e-mail:

1996 October 11 Melbourne Conspectus Users Meeting Contact: Cliff Law, Director, DNC Office, National Library of Australia. Canberra ACT 2611 Tel 06/2621503 Fax 062571703 email: 1996 October 8-11 Pennsylvania EDUCOM '96 Information Technology: Transcending Traditional Boundaries Contact:

1996 October 10-12 Melbourne The Internationalisation of Education: New Technologies, New Futures: 50th Anniversary Fulbright Symposium. Contact: Mrs Lyn Williams, c/- Pro Vice Chancellor (IP & D), Monash University, Clayton Vic 3168 Tel + 61 3 9905 5887 Fax + 61 6 9905 5340 Email:

1996 October 7 - 11 Ottawa The Future of Communication Formats: International Conference Contact: Ingrid Parent, Director General, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Services, National Library of Canada, 395 Wellington St. Ottawa, Ontario Canada K1A 0N4 Tel. : (819) 994-6887 Fax : (819) 953-0291 Internet address: |

1996 October 6-11 Melbourne Reading the future: biennial conference of the Australian Library and Information Association. Contact: ALIA 1996 Conference Secretariat, Convention Network, 224 Roouse Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207 tel +61 3 646 4122 fax +61 3 646 7737 email:

1996 October 6-9 Gold Coast, Queensland The 1996 Asia Pacific Distributed Solutions Event: Real Solutions for a Distributed World Contact: Liz Armstrong (

1996 October 3-5 Melbourne More Byte Than Bach? The Impact Of Technology In Music Libraries, Archives And Documentation Centres IAML (Australia) Biennial Conference Contact: Georgina Binns, Music/Multimedia Librarian, Music Library and Multimedia Services, Humanities and Social Sciences Branch Library, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3168 AUSTRALIA email: Phone: (03) 9905 3236 Fax: (03) 9905 9142

1996 October 3-4 Sydney Second Colloquium on Government and Parliamentary Information Contact: Russell COPE School of Information, Library and Archive Studies (SILAS) The University of New South Wales Sydney 2052 AUSTRALIA E-mail: rcope@melvin.silas.unsw.EDU.AU

1996 October 2-4 Ballina Beach Resort, NSW Sharing Learning Resources - opportunities for Universities, TAFE, ACE and other educational providers throught the community: 6th Access trhough Open Learning Conference. Contact: Norsearch Conference Services, Southern Cross University PO Box 157 Lismore NSW 2480 Email: Tel: 066 203 932

1996 October 1-3 Adelaide, South Australia Technologies for the new millenium: 1996 International Education Conference Contact the National Conference Manager, IDP Education Australia at

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