What's New Friday, 1 August 2014

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The following items have been added recently:

1 August, 2014
  • 2014 October 8-9 Melbourne, CHASS National Forum 'Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences and the Public Good'.  Organised by Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences . http://www.chass.org.au/forum/index.htm
  • 2015 June 23-26 Aberdeen, Scotland  5th Information: Interactions and Impact (i³) Conference. Organiser by:  i³ Organising Committee. http://www.rgu.ac.uk/i3conference2015
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3 July, 2014
  • A fair deal.  The Fair Deal campaign is about keeping the Trans-Pacific Partnership from changing our copyright laws.  the Fair Deal coalition (NZ)
  • UK Open Access Implementation Group. The aim of the UK Open Access Implementation Group is to add value to the work of the member organisations to increase the rate at which the outputs from UK research are available on OA terms. (UK)
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23 June, 2014
  • Evaluating big deal journal bundles. Theodore C. Bergstrom et al. PNAS Early Edition. approved May 21, 2014  (US)
  • 2014 July 29 Canberra ORCID roundtable. Hosted by The Australian National Data Service (ANDS) and the Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL). Please confirm your attendance by emailing Natasha Simons at ANDS by Friday 13 June.
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  • 2014 July 23-25 Leicester, UK Electronic Theses & Dissertations (ETD) 2014. Organised by University of Leicester and Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD). http://www.le.ac.uk/etd2014
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  • 2015 May 11-13 Gold Coast, THETA 2015 - Create, Connect, Consume - innovating today for tomorrow. Organised by Council of Australian University Directors of Information Technology (CAUDIT). Hosted by Griffith University. http://theta.edu.au/
10 May, 2014
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  • 2014 October 7-9 Urbana, USA Library Research Seminar VI "The Engaged Librarian: Libraries Partnering with Campus and Community, Organised jointly by the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science, the University Library, and the Library Research Roundtable of the American Library Association. http://www.library.illinois.edu/lrs6/
2 May, 2014
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Dr Lyndon Megarrity awarded CAUL-ASA Fellowship for his project on James George Drake. This award has been made possible by a grant from the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund and is awarded by the Council of Australian University Librarians and the Australian Society of Authors.  (AU)

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