Programme Wednesday April 15



Title (link to video on YouTube)

Author/-s and or presenter/-s

Presentation and papers

9.30-9.50 am

Opening Address / Welcome Address

Minna Kaukonen, Chair, IFLA News Media Standing Committee

Gunilla Herdenberg, National Librarian, National Library of Sweden


9.50-10.30 am

Keynote Address: Newspapers' Dilemma, Libraries' Challenge, and The Dance of Shiva

Chris Cowan, Senior Vice President & Chief Product Officer, NewsBank, Naples, Florida, USA





Session 1: Moderator: James Simon, Vice President, Center for Research Libraries-Global Resources Network, Chicago, USA


10.40-11.10 am


Keep it together – presentation of born digital and digitized collections to various user segments

Tuula Pääkkönen, National Library of Finland

Presentation / Paper

11.10-11.40 am


Media libraries of India: a shift from traditional to virtual

Gouse Rajuddin, Andhra Muslim College, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India

Presentation / Paper

11.40-12.10 pm

A kaleidoscope of digital news media in a national library 

Sofija Klarin Zadravec & Karolina Holub, National and University Library in Zagreb, Croatia

Presentation / Paper


Q&A and Discussions



12.10-12.20 pm

CCS Content Conversion Specialists –Sponsors to the conference

Claus Gravenhorst




1.30-1.40 pm

Spigraph Network – Sponsors to the conference

Denis Lupin


1.40-2.10 pm

MUNIN – a monitoring system for e-legal deposit of newspapers

Gretel Mari Westman & Mona Løkås, The National Library of Norway




Session 2: Moderator: Bernie Reilly, President, Center for Research Libraries – Global Resources Network, Chicago, USA


2.10-2.40 pm

Digitization support with the open source product Goobi

Michael Luetgen, Zeutschel GmbH, Germany


2.40-3.10 pm

News Archive Chaos: A Case Study

Kathleen Hansen & Nora Paul, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Minnesota, USA

Presentation / Paper

3.40-3.50 pm

Digital Divide Data – Sponsors to the conference

Lori Silverstein


3.50-4.20 pm

Expanding the Scale of PDF Preservation to Accommodate a State Press Association through the Texas Digital Newspaper Program

Ana Krahmer, University of North Texas Libraries, Denton, USA




4.20-4.50 pm

Q&A and Discussions




Programme Thursday April 16

8.30-9.20 am

Keynote Address: Towards total recall? Online materials from a researcher perspective

Jonas Harvard, Associate Professor in History, Mid Sweden University



Session 3: Moderator: Lars Ilshammar, Head of Physical Collections Department, National Library of Sweden


9.20-9.50 am

Recent initiatives and business models in online news media preservation and access – legal and financial restrictions

Jerker Rydén, National Library of Sweden




9.50-10.20 am

Radio and TV-archive Vorarlberger State Library

Thomas Feurstein, Vorarlberger Landesbibliothek, Bregenz, Austria

Presentation / Paper

10.20-10.30 am

NewsBank – Sponsors to the conference

Tim Russell


11.00-11.30 am

A business model for the e-newspaper from a customer perspective

Ton Spil & Martijn Suijkerbuijk,University of Twente, The Netherlands

Presentation / Paper

11.30-12.00 pm

Demonstration of The Interface for digitized newspapers

Torsten Johansson & Pär Nilsson, National Library of Sweden


12.00-12.10 pm

Ninestars – Sponsors to the conference

Arijit Biswas & Elena Lopez



Session 4: Moderator: Håkan Adenkrantz, Head of Digital Collections Department, National Library of Sweden


1.20-1.50 pm

Chasing the news: report from 10 years of digital legal deposit in Denmark

Tonny Skovgård Jensen, State and University Library, Aarhus, Denmark

Presentation / Paper

1.50-2.20 pm

Missing links part 2: A survey of born digital legal deposit policies and practices

Dorothy Carner, Edward McCain, Frederick Zarndt, USA

Presentation / Paper


2.20-2.30 pm

Zeutschel – Sponsors to the conference

Michael Luetgen




3.00-3.30 pm

Online news media in Mimer: the challenge of metadata quality in e-legal deposit in Sweden

Joakim Philipson, Stina Degerstedt, National Library of Sweden

Presentation / Paper 

3.30-4.00 pm

News media and new media: implementing e-legal deposit legislation in Sweden

Pia Heidrich, Pär Nilsson, Johan Sellvall, National Library of Sweden




4.00-4.20 pm

Q&A, Discussions and Closing Remarks