The Acquisition and Collection Development Section is seeking proposals for papers to be presented at the satellite meeting in New Cairo, Egypt, from August 21-22, 2019. The satellite meeting will focus on building digital libraries within and among countries. It will explore collaboration models that utilize national resources with an international scope.

Possible topics for proposals are: case studies presenting national and international collaboration on digital library construction; theory on conceptualization and creation of digital libraries; building digital libraries – challenges and opportunities of international collaboration; user experience of digital libraries.

Please click here for detailed submission guidelines.

Contact: Lilly Hoi Sze Ho (email : /  Jérôme Fronty (email:

Important Dates

15 March 2019 is extended to 7 April 2019: Deadline submission of abstract

15 April 2019: Deadline notification to authors

15 June 2019: Deadline submission of full text