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The Online Submissions System for Open Repositories 2012 is live!

From Stuart Macdonald, Associate Data Librarian, EDINA, on behalf of OR2012 Host Organizing Committee

Edinburgh, UK The online submissions system for OR12 is live at:

Whether your proposal is for the general conference track, or more suited to the user group tracks for EPrints, DSpace and Fedora, you've still got until MONDAY MARCH 5, 2012 to refine your ideas for papers. The remaining dates in the process are not expected to shift, so you'll still have plenty of time to make arrangements to attend.

Mar 5, 2012 Deadline for papers, workshops&  user group sessions
Mar 31, 2012 Deadline for posters, Pecha Kucha and demos
Apr 6, 2012 workshop/paper submitters notified
May 11, 2012 Poster/demo/Pecha Kucha submitters notified
Jul 9, 2012 Conference pre-workshops begin

Workshop proposals can be made now by email to; we've already received a number of exciting ideas so we would encourage you not to wait until the deadline if you haven't already been in touch.

This year's event will also have more space for informal,
unconference-style contributions as well as the Developer Challenge. If a full paper isn't for you, consider contributing in another way. We'll be releasing more details nearer the event. This will include Pecha Kuchas and poster sessions with a deadline of the 31st of March.