Call for Proposals: "Digital Liaisons: Engaging with Digital Curation Theory and Practice"

“Digital Liaisons: Engaging with Digital Curation Theory and Practice”


The Special Interest Group for Digital Libraries (SIG DL) of ASIS&T is seeking proposals for an Undergraduate, Master’s, and RecentlyGraduated Undergraduate and Master’s Students (May 2011 or later) student research program at the ASIS&T 2013 Annual Meeting in Montreal November 1–6.


This session is intended to provide students with an opportunity to present their work during the main conference on areas of interest relevant to information and knowledge management. The session will also serve as a social meeting point to facilitate networking between students, faculty, and professionals. Note: students do not have to attend the conference in order to qualify. To accommodate students who cannot attend the conference, we are accepting pre-made video presentations and mailed-in posters. All abstracts, presentation media, and posters will be published on the SIG DL website after the conference.


SUBMISSION DEADLINE: September 16, 2012

ACCEPTANCE NOTIFICATION: by September 27, 2012

A prize of $300 will be given for the best paper and $150 for the best poster. A prize for honorable mention for one paper and one poster with a prize of $100 each will also be awarded.

Please see and/or redistribute this announcement to prospective students.


Thank you,


SIG DL Officers & SIG DL Student Panel Committee