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IT Section 2021 mid-term meeting

IFLA IT Section standing committee is meeting online on Friday March 19th for the 2021 mid-term meeting.

12 Marzo 2021 | Information Technology, Information technology, Meetings, Members

Professional Unit Virtual Event - Preservation of Digital Complex Objects

Digital Preservation - British Library Since the beginning of 21st century IT development have brought new forms of eBooks and complex objects for renewed and enhanced user / reader experience. These innovative cultural objects imply new challenges for preservation and conservation: how can we archive device dependent multimedia, interactive systems, or information flows? Does new data technologies open new possibilities for long-term conservation?

17 Noviembre 2020 | Information Technology, Conservation, Cultural heritage, Data management, Digital humanities, Digital libraries, Digital repositories, Digital resources, Digitisation, eBooks, Information technology, Preservation

Webinar - Where do we fit in 4IR ?

IFLA Information Technology Section - Open webinar series: quarterly online coffee talks with librarians and academics on emerging technologies Webinar #2: "Where do we fit into the 4IR: librarians' perceptions" - Follow-up

30 Octubre 2020 | Information Technology, Automation, Big data, Digital humanities, Digital libraries, Information literacy, Information society, Information technology, Knowledge management, Library and information profession, Library theory and research, 4th Industrial Revolution, 4IR

IFLA IT section 2020 events update

Because of global health situation, IT Section events related to IFLA WLIC 2020 had to be either postponed or changed.

26 Junio 2020 | Information Technology, Conferences, Information technology, Meetings

CFP IFLA WLIC2020 Open Session, "Better Together: Collaborative Solutions to the Challenges of Data and Libraries"

This is a call for participants for papers for the IFLA Big Data Special Interest Group’s open session to be held in Dublin, Ireland at the IFLA WLIC August 15-21.

25 Febrero 2020

WLIC joint session with Knowledge Management Section

This is a call for participants for a joint session at the WLIC 2020 about the Library of the Future – is Open Source really the future, but will it only cost more than we think or are there other risks too?

14 Febrero 2020

WLIC joint Satellite with Reference & Information Services Section 12-13 August in Galway, Ireland

This is a call for participants for a joint Satellite at the WLIC 2020 in Galway, Ireland about "Artificial Intelligence in Discovery and User Experience".

11 Febrero 2020

WLIC joint session with Health and Biosciences Libraries Section

This is a call for participants for a joint session at the WLIC 2020 about "Enabling open science, open access, and artificial intelligence to advance and support healthcare practice and scientific discovery".

11 Febrero 2020

WLIC 2020 joint session with Preservation and Conservation Section

This is a call for participants for a joint session at the World Library and Information Congress 2020 about "Preserving complex digital objects in libraries".

13 Enero 2020 | Access to information, Accessibility, Best practices, Development, Digital divide, Digital inclusion, Digital libraries, Digital preservation, Digital repositories, Digital resources, Digitisation, Library collections, Preservation

IFLA WLIC Preconference Satellite Meeting

This is a call for participants to register and attend Satellite meetings on 22 & 21 Aug 2019.

6 Febrero 2019

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