Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL)

Updated 25 August, 1997

CAUL Conference Register 1997 - 1st quarter


Current Conferences | Other Past Conferences, with links to proceedings

1997 March | 1997 February | 1997 January

MARCH 1997

1997 March 25-26 Sydney Education in a Competitive Global Marketplace (F0222) Contact: Sarah Dickson (02) 9929 5466, fax (02) 9959 4835 |

1997 March 24-26 Cambridge, MA Electronic Publishing of Data Sets on the World Wide Web Contact: Mary Jane Brooks,, at ARL, 21 Dupont Circle, Washington DC 20036. Telephone (202) 296- 2296. FAX (202) 872-0884.

1997 March 24-25 London The Workstation is the Library: The Information Workstation as Interface to the Digital Library Contact: Hazel Gott Tel: 01225 826256 Fax: 01225 826838 or Graham Jefcoate at BLRIC ( |

1997 March 21-22 Florence, Italy Security & Access for Multimedia Services. (To include an open concertation meeting on Security and Access and a closed SIG on Electronic Copyright Management Systems. ) Contact: Vasari Enterprises Ltd. Alexander House 50 Station Road Aldershot GU11 1BG UK Phone : 44 1252 350780 Fax : 44 1252 342039 Email

1997 March 16-19 Los Angeles, California Museums And The Web: An International Conference Sponsored by the Getty Information Institute. Organized by Archives & Museum Informatics Contact: David Bearman, Conference Chair,, fax to Archives & Museum Informatics at 412-683-7366

1997 March 14 Santa Clara , California An educational exploration of the impact on the Internet of the WIPO Copyright Treaty. Santa Clara University School of Law High Tech Law Program in cooperation with The American Committee for Interoperable Systems (ACIS). Contact: Mary Miller in the School of Law, Special Events Office at (408) 554-5473

1997 March 6 Canberra Seminar on International Metadata Developments Contact: Rachel Jakimow: Fax to (06) 2571703 E-mail: |

1997 March 3-5 Canberra, ACT, Australia The 4th Dublin Core Metadata Workshop. Contact: Andrew Wood, DSTC pty ltd, Level 7, Gehrmann Laboratories, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Qld 4072, Australia. |

1997 March 2-4 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 34th Annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing: Visualizing Subject Access for 21st Century Information Resources Sponsored by the Graduate School of Library & Information Science University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Contact: Kathy Painter. url:

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1997 February 28 Melbourne Internet Content Selection: a vendor neutral approach to building a flexible interoperable platform. The World Wide Web Consortium's Internet content selection platform (PICS). Contact: PICS Day, c/- Sunrise at RMIT, GPO Box 2476V, Melbourne 3001 Australia. E-mail: |

1997 February 27-28 University of Warwick, UK Journals in Transition : from Paper to Electronic Access The EU project DECOMATE : a case study. Contact: Caroline Lloyd, British Library of Political and Economic Science, 10 Portugal Street. London WC2A 2HD. Tel:(+44) 171 955 6130. Fax:(+44) 171 955 7454. Email |

1997 February 25 Loughborough University, UK Focused Investigation Of Document Delivery Options (FIDDO) Issues in Document Delivery Project Workshop Workshop Proceedings

1997 February 17-19 Academica Sinica Taipei, Taiwan Pacific Neighborhood Consortium. Contact: |

1997 February 16 Washington Convention Center ACRL Electronic Reserves Discussion Group will meet during the ALA Midwinter Meeting. Contact: Joan Arlene Reyes, Access Services Librarian, The Pennsylvania State University Libraries, E506 Pattee Library, University Park, PA 16802 Tel: (814) 865-1858 Fax: (814) 863-7293 E-mail:

1997 February 14-20 Washington, DC American Library Association MidWinter Meeting

1997 February 12-13 Washington, D.C. Colloquium on Scholarly Communication Issues. Contact: The Faxon Institute |

1997 February 11 - 15 New York City 15th Annual Visual Resources Association Conference. Contact Patricia Keats, VRA Vice-President, Director of the Library, The California Historical Society, 678 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94105. (415) 357-1848, ext. 19. FAX: (415) 357-1850. Email: |

1997 February 10-12 San Francisco Documenting the Digital Age was a conference sponsored by the National Science Foundation, MCI Communications Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, and History Associates Incorporated. Contact Dr. Adam L. Gruen at | Presentations

1997 February 10 - 12 Hyatt Regency, Sydney JavAus97 Conference Contact: DSTC Pty Ltd, Level 7, Gehrmann Laboraties, Research Road, The University of Queensland, Qld 4072 Australia, Ph: +61 7 3365 4310, Fax: +61 7 3365 4311 Email:

1997 February 5-8 Marina del Rey, California The First International Conference on Autonomous Agents Contact: W. Lewis Johnson USC/Information Sciences Institute 4676 Admiralty Way Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6695 USA Email Tel (+1) 310 822 1511 Fax (+1) 310 823 6714

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1997 January 27-30 Budapest, Hungary New Book Economy: 5th BOBCATSSS symposium Contact: Contact: Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Faculty of Economics & Information, att. dr. Ruud Bruyns, P.O. Box 10895 1001 EW the Netherlands tel. +31(0)20-5552361/362 fax. +31(0)20-5552315 email

1997 January 24 The Powerhouse Museum, Ultimo Showcasing Program 2(A) Improved Information Infrastructure - Network Information Support The Australian Vice Chancellors' Committee (AVCC) Contact: Sue Pace Division of Information Services Griffith University Brisbane 4111 Phone (07) 3875 6453 Fax (07) 3875 7845 Email |

1997 January 23-25 Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA Internet Publishing and Beyond: Economics of Digital Information and Intellectual Property John F. Kennedy School of Government, Center for Science and International Affairs, and Center for Business and Government, Harvard Law School; Institute for Information Technology Law and Policy; Harvard University Library; Council on Library Resources; Coalition for Networked Information. Contact: Or send mail to: Tim Leshan Information Infrastructure Project John F. Kennedy School of Government 79 John F. Kennedy St. Cambridge, MA 02138 617-496-1389 Fax: 617-495-5776. Conference papers now available at: Papers:

1997 January 23 London Signposting the Digital Landscape 2nd Annual OMNI Seminar (OMNI : Organising Medical Networked Information) Contact: Wendy Roberts, Cambridge University Medical Library, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2SP. Tel: 01223 336756; Fax: 01223 331918; Email:

1997 January 21-23 Sydney Information Online & On Disc 97: the Eighth Australasian Conference and Exhibition Call for papers issued 24/11/95. Contact: The Program Committee, Information Online & On Disc 97, PO Box 468, Paddington NSW 2021 Australia Telephone: + 61 2 3324622 Fax: + 61 2 3324066 Email: | | Conference Proceedings.

1997 January 20 Sydney "Information and copyright: managing the rights of the creators and the users". In conjunction with the Online and On Disc 97 conference The keynote speaker is Bill Tuck. Contact: Kerry Webb (06) 2301425 or AIMA at

1997 January 20 Sydney The Electronic Libraries Forum (ELF) meeting. Contact: Warwick Cathro |

1997 January - November Text Retrieval Conference (final segment Nov. 19-21 -- TREC-6 conference at NIST in Gaithersburg, Md.) Conducted by: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Sponsored by: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Software and Intelligent Systems Technology Office (DARPA/SISTO)

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