Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) to Meet in Austin, Jan. 11-13, 2012 The next meeting of the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) will be held Jan. 11-13 in Austin, Texas at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.
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Related link: http://sites.tdl.org/austinpasig/
CALL: 2011 White House Request for Information on Public Access (deadline Jan. 2) As part of the process of fulfilling Section 103 of the 2010 America COMPETES Act, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) has issued a Request for Information (RFI), asking individuals and organizations to provide recommendations on approaches for broad public access and long-term stewardship to peer-reviewed scholarly publications that result from federally funded scientific research.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/call-2011-white-house-request-information-public-access-deadline-jan-2
Related link: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2011-11-04/html/2011-28623.htm
REGISTRATION OPEN: CurateGear: Enabling the Curation of Digital Collections
This interactive day-long event focused on digital curation tools and methods will be held at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on January 6, 2012.
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Related link: http://sils.unc.edu/events/2011/curategear
CALL for Papers: JCDL 2012 The 2012 ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) will focus on the interconnected issues around "#sharing #linking #using #preserving." The Conference will be hosted by The George Washington University in Washington, DC June 10-14, 2012.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/call-papers-jcdl-2012
Related link: http://www.jcdl2012.info/
NorthEast Regional Computing Program (NERCOMP) Annual Conference
Exploring "The Human Side of IT: Does Technology Enhance or Limit Human Interactions?" March 12-14, 2012.
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Related link: http://www.educause.edu/NC12
SAVE THE DATE: Joint Jasig/Sakai Annual Spring Conference, June 10-15, Atlanta
The first joint Jasig/Sakai annual conference will be held Sunday, June 10 through Friday, June 15, 2012 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia.
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SAVE THE DATE: Open Repositories Conference in Edinburgh July 9-13, 2012 The University of Edinburgh Information Services, EDINA, and the Digital Curation Centre are delighted to announce that the University of Edinburgh has been selected to host the Seventh International Conference on Open Repositories (OR12) July 9-13th July, 2012.
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