CFP: Digital Commonwealth 18th Annual Conference

From the call:

The Digital Commonwealth’s 18th Annual Conference will be held online via Zoom on Tuesday April 30, 2024 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM US East Coast Time. Digital Commonwealth’s Conference Committee invites interested speakers to submit abstracts of 1 page or less in length for presentations centered around the theme: Building Connections: People and Pixels. Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Building long term, mutually beneficial partnerships with other organizations and communities
  • Creating resources using digital assets that encourage use for educators
  • Integrating digital collections into library programming and patron services
  • Strategies to facilitate discovery in digital collections
  • Creating policies for responsible access to digital collections
  • Strategies to best support and advocate for the staff who process and digitize materials
  • Connecting to potential users through social media or other kind of user-oriented outreach
Proposals for individual presentations, being a panel participant, joint proposals for a panel, or a planned interactive dialogue between 2-3 people, will be considered for inclusion. Abstracts should be submitted by email no later than November 1, 2023 to . Please email any questions to the same address.
Last year’s talks and presentations are recorded and posted to the 2023 Conference website.

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